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Broken Blood Vessels And Hiv

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Broken Blood Vessels

Dear Doctor, Have dark circles or broken blood vessels under the eyesever been found to be a symptom of HIV or advanced AIDS.I have searched for this information and been unsuccessful....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Broken blood vessels as you described are unusual in HIV infection and have not been linked to HIV/AIDS to my knowledge. Keith Henry, M.D.... Read more »

broken blood vessels in the legs

my brother has AIDS and is undetectable and has been for 3 years but he noticed that 2 weeks ago... Read more »

Blood Vessels in my nose-- What can I do about them?

Dear Dr. Dezube,I appreciate the valuable information you provide in this forum.I have unsightly... Read more »

HIV Status of Michigan Man Remains Unknown, State Laws May Have Been Broken

Earlier this year, news reports buzzed about a Comstock Park, Mich., man who walked into a police station and confessed to attempting to infect hundreds of people with HIV either through unprotected sex or sharing needles. Initial reports claimed... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV May Cause Dangerous Blood Clots

Patients who interrupt HIV treatment have a higher risk of blood clots and other problems with blood vessels, even if they are relatively healthy, according to a recently published international study. Researchers analyzed plasma samples from an... Read more »
HIV Prevention Justice Alliance

Behind the Miracle Cure a Broken System Lurks

Atlanta, Ga. -- The stories we tell ourselves about the world we live in matter. While we celebrate this week's story of an HIV miracle cure, let's not forget the story of injustice that made it possible. There have been a lot of stories about... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Jersey: Ground Is Broken for Center House

The Rev. Robert Kaeding, who founded the AIDS nonprofit The Center in 1992, announced Monday that construction of Center House, a home for 25 single adults with HIV/AIDS, has begun at 806 Third Ave. "In the course of a year, we help over 100... Read more »
Connect With Others

Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
Well here is my situation
had exposure in mid may 2009 with Commercial Sex Worker (CSW) condom broke ,had rapid test in June and August 2009 all came out negative. had Elisa (elecsys) test for HIV 1 and 2 endsept 2009 came out negative. Had QL DNA... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I got hiv 12 years ago from getting drunk and sleeping with a girl that I did not know.

I always tested negative even in pcr tests.

I did not do anyting to put me at risk after that.

My gums always bled when I brushed my teeth and my dad filled the... Read more »

For friend: broken glass in foot

Posted by grcboy28
Hi there,
I talked to a girl friend of mine about this wonderful site and now she's concerned about her risk status about and incident at a bar a couple years back.
Apparently there was a bar fight in which some guys were hitting each other with beer... Read more »

Fingering/Broken Skin (for Jackie & others)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have read in some previous posts that there has never been a documented case of HIV transmission via fingering. I'm wondering what is the source of that information.

I'm trying to stay calm...but I has an encounter at a gay bathhouse that... Read more »