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Generalized Peripheral Neuropathy

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Peripheral Neuropathy?

Hello Doc,Thanks for your time. My question is about the possible onset of Peripheral Neuropathy. Im HIV+ and have been taking 600mg of Epzicom and Sustiva once a day since May 2007. Im undetectable and my cd4 is 585. Over the last week I have...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Drug or HIV related peripheral neuropathy generally involves (usually in a somewhat symmetric manner) the toes/feet before involving the fingers/hands. Would be unusual Read more »

peripheral neuropathy?

sometime back i started having pain in my legs and feet, starting below my knees. mostly my left... Read more »

peripheral neuropathy

does peripheral neuropathy first present itself early or late in the course of infection? also is... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

... Table of Contents Introduction A Snapshot of the Nervous System Clinical Features of Peripheral Neuropathy Development of DSPN Diagnosing DSPN Risk Factors for DSPN Neuropathy Management DSPN Therapies Conclusion Read more »
Project Inform

Peripheral Neuropathy

... Introduction What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes It? Who Is at Risk? What Are the Symptoms? How Is It Diagnosed? How Do You Prevent It? How Do Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

Peripheral Neuropathy

... Peripheral Neuropathy (peripheral = furthest away; neuro = nerve; pathy = damage) Peripheral neuropathy (PN) -- nerve damage that causes numbness, Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

... What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Read more »
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Puzzled

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...not better? And would symptoms of PN be more consistant (e.g. always a burning sensation or always a tingling sensation and generally in the same area - not in completely random parts of the body)? Read more »

PN

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know if neuropahy comes and goes at dfferent times of the day or is it always there. Read more »

Peripheral Neuropathy - L-Carnetine

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...info, it is based strictly on my personal experience and is not a recommendation. I am a long-term survivor(21 years) and in general good health. Last year I successfully complete a course of Chemo for Non-Hodgkins Lyphoma. In March 2004 I... Read more »

Neurological symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...HIV would get neurological symptoms alone without other symptoms? Would be immune system have to be pretty compromised to get peripheral neuropathy? Thanks for any feedback Read more »