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Burning Red Spots After Getting Fingered Worried I Have HIV

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throat burning sensations with Aptripla

Firstly thank you for this great forum. I find it incredibly helpful particularly as I live in a developing country and have no support services. My question is I have been on Aptipla for about 3 months and regularly (but not every day) have a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...examination of the throat would be helfpul to sort out. If swallowing similar size capsules and food/liquids doesn't trigger similar burning sensations then you might have an unusual reaction to the Atripla which might lead to consideration of a... Read more »

Really worried

I had sex with a massage parlour lady on 8th Feb'09. Though I wore a condom, she used baby oil as... Read more »

skin sensitivity - burning sensation

I have been experiencing a burning sensation on my skin lasting about a month.The sensation started... Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part Two

... Read Part One of this blog entry, posted on Sept. 3, 2010. Panic Attack: AIDS Anxiety in HIVers -- "The Worried-Sicks" Recently I received the following post from "Apollo." It graphically demonstrates an Read more »
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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

... or on license plates ... hiv 2 research Jun 13, 2006 There are many terms for this type of irrational worrying -- AIDS phobia, AIDS panic, AIDS hysteria, AIDS anxiety, etc. The condition is comprised of three major components: ... Read more »
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... Responding to a worrying spike in new HIV/AIDS diagnoses, the Philippines health department today vowed to increase its outreach to those most at risk. The nation logged 109 Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...and vegetable skins. Over the counter or prescription drugs may also be used to relieve gas. Heartburn (acid reflux) causes a burning sensation in your chest. It has nothing to do with your heart! It can happen when your stomach acid backs up... Read more »
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Tested NEG but still WORRIED WELLsss..PLS HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...as well and I also notice that I have patch of redness on my tongue which is the size of about 20mm but is not painful or not burning when I eat. I was still checking the mirror every 30mints to see if it has recover. During this agony, I have... Read more »

Prolongued symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...Hi I wonder if you could help me.. I had an unprotected sexual encounter orally.. After approx 2.5 weeks I started ti gain burning sensations on the back of my neck also a bit of stiffness. I telehoned the THT as i was wary of the exposure -... Read more »

Question (spelling) question answered by Dr. Bob

Posted by josenav, 2 Replies
...day(nov/27/06) i had fever that went away in the night and the next day was like a flu but more intense, the night of nov/28/06 i had a burning sensation on my chest like on the heart, and felt really bad like if it was my blood pressure, i wanst... Read more »

Worried well with alarming symptoms, few questions

Posted by scaredstiff, 4 Replies
...time. Needless to say, this kicked my HIV anxiety into high gear. About 2 weeks after my exposure, I started to feel a slight burning sensation in my groin lymph nodes. My wife likes to drape her legs over me while we sleep, but this burning... Read more »