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Eczema And Hiv

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Is Eczema related to Hiv?

Dr Feinberg,I have a rash on my forearms which my dermatolgist says is excema (i had excema as a kid, now I'm 26). Could this rash be related to hiv? I would greatly like to hear your input.Thanks....
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Eczema is not related to HIV infection.... Read more »

Will HIV make Eczema worse?

Dear Dr. Feinberg -I have always had horrible skin. Since I am from the south, I am not use to the... Read more »

Eczema & HIV

If a patient has eczema ,what is the recommended treatment for a person who is HIV positive?... Read more »
Articles
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Herbal Therapies Used by People Living With HIV: Neem

Neem ( Azadiracta indica ) is a tropical evergreen tree sometimes known in India as "the village pharmacy." The essential oil of this tree is an antibiotic used against a variety of micro-organisms. It is particularly useful for skin conditions,... Read more »
U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration

A Clinical Guide to Supportive and Palliative Care for HIV/AIDS

Introduction The prevalence of skin disorders in AIDS patients treated in the palliative care setting is exceptionally high. Unfortunately, accurate diagnosis and proper treatment of skin diseases in both HIV and AIDS can be an especially... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Washington State Governor's Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (GACHA) Press Release on the Smallpox Vaccine

Governor's Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (GACHA) says HIV-infected persons, as well as others with immune system problems should not get the smallpox vaccine, and should be cautious of those who do. As public health officials in the state prepare to... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

Safer Sex Why Practice Safer Sex? Pregnancy Guidelines Why Latex? Safe Sex Guidelines Lubricant Condoms & Other Safer Sex Devices Types of Condoms ... Read more »
Connect With Others

Natural Product Drug for HIV/AIDS and Eczema

Posted by Ali_Rezai, 1 Reply
You can use the seeds of thin chilli peppers that have been frozen to effectively treat HIV/AIDS. I made the discovery for treating eczema. I approached the Pharmaceutical industry to find a partner to test and develop it. Novartis (a top ten... Read more »

eczema?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I was wondering if anyone has experience with eczema, and if it could be relatated to early HIV infection? Read more »

eczema

Posted by Anonymous
Does anyone else suffer from eczema? I have went to a dermatologist and that's what they said it was. Sometimes it gets so bad I scratch it and make it bleed. It's on my elbows and back of my legs. I'm hoping this won't leave me scares. What... Read more »

HIV Skin Issues-PLEASE READ

Posted by blackdante
Does anyone else suffer from seborrhic dermatitis, exfoliative chelliitus,atopic eczema, folliticus, chronic dry skin, or any other skin issues since their diagnosis that they didnt have before???( I know you dont have to have HIV to have these... Read more »