The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Are White Dots On Your Chest A Symptom Of Hiv

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

white dots on cheeks

Dear Dr. Reznik,I don't have a dentist so I thought I'd trouble you with a question. Been HIV positive for 2 years now and I have noticed all these white dots on my inside cheeks in the area that is behind my teeth, both top and bottom...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
It is virtually impossible for me to address the issue of the "white dots" you have described without actually having the opportunity to see them; any dentist experienced in oral medicine/pathology should be able to give you an accurate... Read more »

coated tongue with red dots.

I have recently developed a white tongue...consistently white across the surface..and perfectly... Read more »

diagonized as TB meningitis and started DOTS treatment in HIV +

my father is Hiv positive, his CD4 is 74, he is having severe headache and recently admitted in... Read more »

RehabAdvisorDotCalm: This Must (Not) Be the Place

Drat, Travis' cat. Photo credit: Peter, Travis' partner. DATELINE: June 2011 (a far superior residential drug and alcohol treatment facility, compared to the first, somewhere along the southern California coast. 56 days sober and counting ...) ... Read more »
The Well Project

Stress Management and HIV

Table of Contents Stress and HIV Signs of Stress Common Causes of Stress How to Decrease Stress Depression Other Tips for Reducing Stress Stress and HIV Everyone deals with a certain amount of stress every day. But if you are... Read more »
White House

Fact Sheet: The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Modernization Act of 2006

Today, President Bush Signed The Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Modernization Act Of 2006. The President and Mrs. Bush appreciate Congress responding to the President's call to reauthorize the Ryan White Comprehensive AIDS Resources Emergency (CARE)... Read more »
Body Positive

White Women and HIV

It was my third day of calling HIV service organizations to talk about white women and AIDS, and things were rapidly going downhill. Finally, after several days of calling various AIDS organizations across the country, I was referred to WORLD, Women... Read more »
Connect With Others


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have little red dots on lips, eyelids and hands. speider looking
veins all over chest. had blood exposure in cut. the person
is hiv+ hep c+ three weeks after exposure had sore throat non tender swollen lymph nodes,diarrhea,fever,dry cough
dark urine,... Read more »

little red dots

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Anyone here know what these tiny red dots are on both my thighs? They aren't raised. I don't think they are folliculitis. I had a possible exposure to HIV 6 months ago. I had a negative antibody test at 5 1/2 months. These dots are really... Read more »

what are these red dots?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
My exposure was protected oral and vaginal intercourse with a massage parlor worker 10 weeks ago. Now I am getting these tiny red dots on my skin from time to time. I have been told they might be from scratching, but I would like more peoples... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies

just checking, i am having red dot on my biceps. i noticed this red dots are freezed blood....when i scrapped it goes off.what do u all think? Read more »