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Are White Spots A Sign Of HIV

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...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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NEED UR HELP DESPERATLY DEAR DOCTOR BOB

Hi Dr. Bob Please repond, I wrote to u before but no luck I can understand u are extremelly busy so i'll keep this short. I had protected vaginal/oral sex with a prostitute end of may 06. Since then i have had slight fever twice and several little...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...latex condom was used properly and did not fail. HIV cannot permeate intact latex. No way. No how.Your slight fever and painless white spots are not worrisome for or suggestive of HIV ARS or HIV disease.Thanks for your willingness to make a... Read more »

White spots

I have tiny white spots appearing all over my body, forming pulsy heads leaving white skin. What could cause this andhow could I get rid of them (internally and externally)? Just for you, I've been diagosedwith Hiv. Also, apply that same question to...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...problems (both white spot and purplish spots included) that can be seen in the general population but may be more common in HIV+ persons. I recommend a thorough evaluation by your HIV specialist and possibly a referral to a skin specialist... Read more »

MRI showed 2 non-specific white matter abnormalties in right frontal lobe

HI, I have been prediagnosed with Early on-set Alzheimer's (Organic Brain Disease) at age 38, I will soon be 40. My first MRI about 1 year ago showed 1 spot in the white matter and some atrophy, my MRI from last week showed 2 spots in white matter....
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...HIV infection does not cause Alzheimer's disease. However, HIV-associated dementia does occur in approximately 5% of persons with Read more »

white spot on tounge

I have a white spot on the underside of the tip of my tounge, is this a symptom of ARS ?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...You cannot determine if you are HIV infected or if you are experiencing acute retroviral syndrome (ARS) based on one symptom alone. Without a thorough risk history Read more »
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Tonsils

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...My tonsils are swollen, with a lump on the left one. The right one has a couple of white spots. Is this a sign of HIv. It's been a month, since a unprotected vaginal encounter (Broken Condom). I'm losing my mind............. Read more »

white spot on tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...for 2-3 days and it went away. i was also sck around that time with the flu. needless to say, i automatcally thought it was HIV. does this occur when you are HIV positive? please write back and let me know. Thank You Read more »

HIV Skin Symptoms (Pics) Please Read

Posted by WorriedOne, 2 Replies
...tested. A week after this we split up. So her status is unknown. About 10 days after the unprotected sex I noticed some small red/white spots on the tip of my penis that looked like yeast infection. I dont recall these itching however they did... Read more »

very bad news.. :(

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...bacterial disease.. Now I'm terribly worried.. I'm just quite sure that , that white spot is not a simple thing and it's a sign of HIV infection.. Read more »