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Does Loose Stool Mean I Have AIDS

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Loose stools, not on meds!

Dear Doctor Frascino,I was infected with HIV in December `08 and diagnosed in March `09. I currently have CD4 of 729, and a VL which has dropped form over 10,000 to 1,400. According to `resistance tests` , i have a virus which is resistant to most...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...already resistant to one or even many HIV medications, making treatment much more difficult.I cannot diagnose the cause of your loose stools over the Internet. Could it be related to HIV? Yes, it's possible. Could it be some other type of... Read more »

Loose stool remedy?

I have 5 to 6 bowel movements with loose stool per day since starting treatment... Read more »

skin rashes and loose stools

im on the combo of Truvada,Reyataz, Norvir can they cause a skin rash with pain and itching. and... Read more »
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loose stools and nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...ok so here we go.......i have had loose stools now for about 2 weeks, they have not been completly runny, more like pieces (sorry i know thats alot maybe too much info) and Read more »

loose stools

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can hiv cause loose stools im very nervous about it , the only unprotected sex i had was oral performed on me . i had unprotected sex for vaginal like Read more »

you were right!!!....about SSI/SSDI

Posted by soimnotalone, 1 Reply
...determination. Days later I called back to the case worker quite upset I may add, and advised her of all the dr appt's fatigue and loose stools I have daily and that just because I don't sound disfunctional, does not mean I don't feel like I am... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by worried1
...I have been having loose stools ever since I had a sexual encounter with a commercial sex worker more than 18 months ago. However, I have been to numerous HIV Read more »