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Flaky Spots Of Hiv

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AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion, advertisement,
Ask the Experts

-THIS IS HIV IS IT NOT???have i seroconverted -please assist- have wierd spots on both sides of legs now disappearing

Hello Dr. Bob, Have i just seroconverted? High Risk encounter vaginal intercourse (no condom) twice for 2 hours with girl who admitted to sleeping with over 100 guys. Plus girl is prone to blackouts and drug use. I started combivir PEP regimen...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Stupid Moron from Ohio,Unprotected sex does place you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. Consequently, I agree, this certainly was not a wise decision! However, your fears that you have seroconverted are unwarranted. Read more »

HIV+ Female genitalia (Lymph nodes) tender swollen dark spots

I'm white HIV+ female for over 6 years and am having swollen lymph nodes on my upper genitals, the spots are tender and turned dark. What is happening and will this change back to the normal color?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
The course of what happens to the described lymph nodes depends on the cause. An evaluation/biopsy would often be helpful at sorting out the diagnosis and whether any treatment would be recommended. KH Read more »

spotting and hiv transmission

I am 20 weeks pregnant and my ultrasound has shown some spots in my baby's bowels. The doctor thinks it's probably because of some spotting I experienced during the beginning of my pregnancy. Does this mean that the baby has an increased risk of...
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...I am not sure what you mean by spots on the babies bowels; the most important determinant of maternal to child transmission of HIV during pregnancy is the viral Read more »

brown spots, bruises, HIV????

Dr. BobHello..i am scared beyond belief. I have small brownish/purplish spots on my stomach and sides, they are small less than the size of the head of an eraser, they very much resemble scars, but they are not. Also i have noticed that it is 6...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
.... . . anything??? OK, Bolton is unqualified; Rove and DeLay are crooks and Dubya is a dunce. How's that?Regarding your brown spots and bruises, I cannot tell you what is causing them over the Internet, but I can tell you what is not: it's not... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Africa: Western Cape to Target HIV Hot Spots After Survey

... The latest survey of the Western Cape's 25 health districts shows that while overall HIV prevalence fell slightly last year, an uptick was detected in several areas. In 2006, prevalence ranged from 3.9 percent in the Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maryland: City Offers New HIV Testing; Procedure Detects Virus Earlier, Could Identify "Hot Spots" Where It Is Spread

... Baltimore's switch from conventional HIV antibody testing to RNA-based testing could help authorities diagnose new cases more quickly, aiding prevention efforts. Dr. Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...these activities someone else's blood might enter your own bloodstream (which, incidentally, cannot happen if a scab or a sore spot on your skin brushes against a surface that looks as if it has dried blood on it): unprotected vaginal or anal... Read more »
The Well Project

Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS

...the pain might only occur when you put weight on the joint. In more severe cases the pain could be constant. An MRI scan can spot early stages. X-rays and other scans can detect advanced osteonecrosis. Diet and Healthy Bones Even though... Read more »
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white spot on tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...i had a white spot on my tongue for 2-3 days and it went away. i was also sck around that time with the flu. needless to say, i automatcally thought Read more »

White spots on eyes

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I've just tested positive. I've read somewhere that white spots over eyes (vision) is somethign related to it but cant find the page I seen it on. Does anyone know anything on this? Would Read more »

Wool spots or floaters!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...To tell people that floaters or wool spots are nothing is BS! HIV retnopathy can occur very early in the infection Read more »

Spot

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is a 3 inch in diameter, purplish/redish spot under the skin on my left elbow 29 days after exposure, 20 days later on my bicep(this time it looked more like a bruise but Read more »