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Could Burning Red Spots Be A Sign Of Primary HIV Infection

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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 »

Atripla-burning sensation and loss of sensation/numbness

Dear Dr Frascino, I am a male patient 30yrs old I was co-infected with HIV and Hepatits B in 2002... 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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AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

... What Is Acute HIV Infection? Testing for Acute HIV Infection Risk of Immune Damage Risk of Infecting Others Treating Acute HIV Infection Pros and Read more »
U.S. National Institutes of Health

U.S. Updates Clinical Guidelines for Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections Among HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children

...HIV-infected children and childrenwho were HIV-exposed through birth to an HIV-infected mother." Dr. Mofenson said. In recent years, HIV infection has increased among adolescents. "We hope that doctors and clinicians make use of these new... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...results showing that among MSM in New York City, the presence of syphilis or gonorrhea was a predictor of HIV infection. Because of this close association between HIV and STDs, according to the CDC, "STD surveillance... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Hepatitis C Virus Infections Among HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men: An Expanding Epidemic

...of 28 co-infected MSM (25 percent). Of the 28 co-infected men, only five reported any history of injection drug use (IDU). HIV infection, IDU, fisting, and use of gamma hydroxyl butyrate (GHB) were found to be significantly associated with HCV... Read more »
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Skin Rash

Posted by DJones, 8 Replies
...tried lotions and sunscreen but it does not seem to go away. On my neck I even have noticable and feelable (if that is a word) bumps from the rash. Has anyone else had this problem? Know what it is caused by? Found relief? Should I see my... Read more »

Burning Sensation

Posted by Anonymous
...like? Is it suppose to be painful? As for me, my urine is generally warm and slightly hot at some point, could that indicate a burning sensation? Read more »

What the F%&# is it if not HIV?????

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...slurred speech It is well documented that skin disorders, myalgias, neuropathies and oral ulcerations are very prevalent for HIV infection, correct? Most recently (Since February 2004) I have had persistent swollen lymph nodes in jaw area, under... Read more »

Scared

Posted by soscared21, 7 Replies
...precum I'm sure. Anyway, so I've had a lot of symptoms over the past few weeks. I had a strange bout of neuro symptoms with burning sensations and tingling sensations that lasted pretty constantly for about a week (4.5 weeks past exposure) and... Read more »