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Hiv And Abdominal Pains

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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 unrelated diseases. Common causes of recurren tabdominal pain include stomach ulcers, Read more »


I thought it was appendicitis but it was ruled out by CT scan that a portion of my large intestine... Read more »

HCV and HIV Coinfection

I am concerned because of a blood test at an HIV clinic where they conducted a blood draw from HCV.... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...(diadanosine, ddI). Symptoms of Lactic Acidosis The symptoms of lactic acidosis include: Persistent nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain Unexplained tiredness Shortness of breath Rapid breathing Enlarged or tender... Read more »

An Overview of Truvada (Tenofovir/FTC)

...tiredness or weakness. Other serious side effects of this medicine include kidney failure; severe disease of the pancreas; vomiting, abdominal pain, decreased appetite, or weight loss; general feeling of discomfort; muscle pain or cramping;... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...from the vagina to other organs in the body, where they can cause serious damage. The most common symptoms of PID are lower abdominal pain, irregular menstrual cycles, non-menstrual bleeding, vaginal discharge, and painful or frequent urinating.... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

...Norvir If Boosted,* # ofDoses/Day: 2 Common Side Effects: Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, fatigue,headaches, increased cholesterol and triglycerides Serious Side Effects:... Read more »
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HELP - Abdominal pain question

Posted by solost, 1 Reply
...before I realized that he wasn't wearing thr condom as I had told him to. Long story short, the next day, I began experiencing abdominal pains that felt more like an inflammation. The pain lasted for about 5 days. 4 days after the encounter, I... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had a risky sexual encounter just over 2 weeks ago.About a week ago I started to develop abdominal pain,which seems to be getting more noticeable.The pain im experiencing seems to be dull and ongoing.Please can you tell me if this Read more »

Funny illness

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...from gastric pains fro the last year. As a result I have not been feeling well throughout the year. My symptoms are burping, abdominal pain, diahorrea and gas. I have read from somewhere that HIV + person will have these symptoms as well. Is is... Read more »