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Are White Bumps A Symptom Of AIDS

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...out these frequently asked questions from TheBody.com's "Ask the Experts" forums or this research review from HIV InSite . 3. Your mind is a powerful thing. Your mind can make it seem as if your tongue is covered in the white spots that sometimes indicate thrush , when in fact it's perfectly pink. Your mind can also make you feel tired and lethargic even though you're perfectly well-rested. It can make you break out into rashes,...
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hpv infection (HPV, HUMAN PAPILLOMA VIRUS AND HIV/AIDS, 2010)

hello Dr. Frascino, I know that HIV is more your area of expertise but I was wondering if you knew anything about hpv. I was diagnosed with hpv about 10 years ago and was reading recently that some percentage of people actually clear the infection,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...weeks to a few months after you are exposed to HPV. They can even appear years after exposure.SymptomsFlesh-colored, pinkish, or white warts that appear as small bumps or groups of bumps. They can be raised or flat, different sizes, and are... Read more »

saliva (Facts for Life: What you and the people you care about need to know about HIV/AIDS )

can i catch HIV if my partner "sprays" when he talks and his salive gets in my eye? Also can i get HIV from an infected partners saliva on my anus?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...weakened immune system. When a person is infected with HIV, the virus enters the body and lives and multiplies primarily in the white blood cells. These are immune cells that normally protect us from disease. The hallmark of HIV infection is the... Read more »

hair color and HIV antibody test result.

Dear Dr. Conway, I have a very itchy scalp, for which I use OLUX foam. Some times because of the scratching, my scalp breaks and some times even bleeds on my pillow. It is very uncomfortable. On top of it I used the hair color because i have white...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...For the HIV antibody test to be falsely negative, you would need to be taking a potent, systemic immunosuppressant for a good length of time. Read more »

can i be hiv positive and still have a high white blood count?

I am a straight recovering sex addictwho has had fiascos with prostitutes and one night stands (99% protected). Last month i came down with a terrible 'virus' that included coughing, mucus, nausea, diareahha, puking, and weight loss. This has lasted...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,To answer your initial hypothetical question: "Can I be HIV positive and still have a high white blood cell count?" Yes, it's possible. As for your HIV risk, if 99% of your "fiascos" were protected, you still have 1% of them Read more »
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Learn How to Participate in the White House's HIV/AIDS Community Discussions on the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

...the country with diverse communities impacted by HIV/AIDS. These forums will provide opportunities for the public to provide White House staff and other policy makers with their recommendations for achieving the President's three goals for the... Read more »
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Reported Care Quality in Federal Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program Supported Networks of HIV/AIDS Care

... The US government has, since 1991, funded medical and support services for people living with HIV/AIDS through the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program. The program supports care networks for patients in 51 Eligible Metropolitan Areas (EMAs). The 2000... Read more »
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Equality to End AIDS: HIV/AIDS Rally and Vigil This Saturday Answers White House Call to Action

...day before the massive Equality March. Equality To End AIDS will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 pm on the Ellipse, in front of the White House, and feature an inspiring roster of speakers and performers (most of whom are HIV-positive), culminating in... Read more »
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Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009 (S. 1793): Statement of Administration Policy

... The Administration strongly supports Senate passage of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009. The Ryan White program provides critical health care and related services to uninsured Read more »
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Can anyone answer this??

Posted by CJ64, 3 Replies
...I have developed white shiny pimples on my cheeks, pain in joints and feet. Toe nails have turned different color and have white spots on shins and Read more »

i am a 38 year old single white male with AIDS...

Posted by Anonymous
...I am a 38 year old single white male with AIDS. I was dianosed with HIV in 1989. I went into deep denial. I kept working and going out like I wasn't infected. Read more »

Unusual Symptoms - please help

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...from time to time also. My tongue seems to get better (normal color with just a few small white bumps) to worse (a generally white color, more coating in the back and some discomfort - sort of a burning sensation) - it seems like it cycles.... Read more »

aids symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...,exspecially on my back. I have terrible dark circles under my eyes. I just recently had a few bumps hor on my kneck that look kinda white my mom said it was heat rash from the knecklaces i were. i also noticed hao easy it is for me to bruise.... Read more »