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Does Hiv Cause Pain

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hiv/aids causing abdomen pain

Everyday/night I have sever abdomen pain that feels as if a semi is driving through me. Or something is twisting it uncontrollablly. The pain is almost unbearable. I wake up soaked in sweat, hungry but my stomach feels full, when I do eat, it gives...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...In the setting of HIV infection +/- treatment the differential diagnosis for severe recurrent abdominal pain is long and may involve HIV related or Read more »

hiv related chest pain

why do patients with hiv sufer from chest pains Read more »

can aids cause extremity pain my t cells are under 120 viral load over 100,000

my t-cells are under 120/viral load over 100,000 i'm experiencing severe extremity pain... Read more »
Articles
National Pediatric and Family HIV Resource Center

Pain in Children With HIV/AIDS

...to stop the hurting. Sometimes doctors and nurses forget to do these things. If you are a parent taking care of a child with HIV or another sickness, you can ask your doctor or nurse to help stop the pain. What Types of Pain Are Caused by HIV? ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Medical Marijuana Might Reduce Nerve Pain Among People Living With HIV/AIDS, Study Says

... Medical marijuana might reduce the pain of peripheral neuropathy, a type of nerve damage, among people living with HIV/AIDS, according to a study published in the Feb. 13 issue of the journal Neurology , the Washington Post reports (Weiss, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Rejection Painful for Gay Men With HIV

... At a recent group therapy session at the Miami Beach Community Health Center, gay men living with HIV/AIDS discussed the topic of serostatus disclosure. The men agreed that the potential for rejection after revealing one's status Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Report on HIV/AIDS Drug Access Shows "Encouraging, Painfully Slow Progress," Editorial Says

...good news tempered by grave challenges," an Akron Beacon Journal editorial says. The report found that although the rate of HIV/AIDS-related deaths "continues to decline," almost "2.5 million new infections were recorded last year," the... Read more »
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Joint Pain caused by liver, HIV, meds, arthritis?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...Has anyone experienced joint pain that was diagnosed as relating to either HIV or the meds? Don't laugh now, but my elbows are warm to the touch, and I have a burning pain in them. I have liver problems Read more »

can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
...Hi; I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom Read more »

Joint Pain? AnonOne? Aids2HIV?

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
...Hi all. I had a few questions. When someone experiences early symptoms of HIV, do they all come at once? Or can they come seperately. I have had diarrhea for more than a month now, then I started having Read more »

HIV is not for sissies

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...would have allowed him to lead a long and healthy life. The editorial advocated that the readers should take advantage of free HIV screening so they could begin treatment early. I wrote in a letter to the editor that while the new meds allow... Read more »