Do Central Nervous Symptoms Of Hiv Go Away
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Theo,The reason your questions have not been addressed here is that this forum is devoted exclusively to questions related to anemia and fatigue. If you look around the other areas of this website I think you'll find answers to your... Read more »
Cornell University, Weill Medical CollegeHIV can affect the central nervous system (CNS) in many ways, both directly and by causing poor immune function which allows other pathogens or diseases to do damage. This can lead to many, many symptoms and problems including dementia, meningitis,... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolDear HM: A spinal tap is part of the staging evaluation for HIV-related lymphoma. It should be done! I have performed a spinal tap on virtually 100% of my patients. The transient discomfort associated with a spinal tap pales compared to missing the... Read more »
North Shore University HospitalThe symptoms you are describing are not typical of Acute Retrroviral Syndrome (earliest stage of HIV infection). The rashes and acne seem to preceed by a long time your contact. I am glad you are getting retested as recommended, that is the best... Read more »
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Posted by thestranger, 1 ReplyHi guys,
just wanted to share my story for those who are afraid they have gotten HIV or who think they might be experiencing ARS. A couple months back, I had an protected encounter with a woman of unknown HIV status, and three weeks after the... Read more »
Posted by somija18, 1 ReplyOk about 3 months ago, I had an encounter with a man (which I am as well) and we both gave each other unprotected oral sex, but neither of us ejaculated in each others mouth. Then I had protected anal sex with a man a week and a half later. Then i... Read more »
Posted by nervous2008, 3 RepliesOk. Here is the story and I would appreciate any insight.
I am 36 m, smoker, ashtma, and drink. I take advair everyday for ashtma and Lexapro for anxiety.
On Dec 15th, I had unprotected sex. On Feb 26th, 2008, I had protected sex but gave unprotected... Read more »
Posted by James3, 1 ReplyWas I exposed? Very nervous
Hello everyone, thanks for taking time to read and respond.
Where to begin. Well, I am a bi-curious male, so I had a one night stand with another male about 12 days ago. I never have one night stands, this was a first. We... Read more »
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