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Hiv And Armpit Pain

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pain in armpit

I get shooting/stinging pain in the armpits and neck, however I never have any bumps, just get pains in neck and armpits once in awhile that doesn't seem normal, what could this be and is it HIV related? thanks.
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...The key here is to figure out what is causing the pain. Sometimes, you can get enlarged lymph glands without actually feeling them yourself. If they are enlarged, it will be important Read more »

Is hidradenitis suppurativa associated with HIV?

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Pain in the neck

The title says it all. Can you have flushing, armpit pain and neck pain 4 days after exposure that... Read more »
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An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...swelling; redness of skin; sores, ulcers, or white spots on lips, tongue, or inside the mouth; swollen and painful spots on neck, armpit, or groin; and unusually warm skin. Individuals should tell a doctor if these side effects continue or are... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Heart if You Have HIV/AIDS

...irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia). Other cardiovascular problems include: High blood pressure (hypertension) Angina (chest pain) Rheumatic heart disease (damage to the heart caused by rheumatic fever) Stroke (interrupted blood flow to the... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...may not eat enough and lose weight if it's not treated promptly. Infection of the Skin Candida can infect skin in the armpits, groin (including the scrotum and tip of the penis in men) and under the breasts. This is called cutaneous ... Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...lactic acid can lead to a rare but dangerous condition calledlactic acidosis. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain; feelingvery weak and tired; and shortness of breath. Be sure your health care provider is ordering regular lab... Read more »
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Question re: boils - meds or HIV related?

Posted by dj1979, 1 Reply
...make a couple med changes, currently on Combivir and Kaletra. About a month ago I got a boil (or abscess, or cyst) under my armpit. I went to our walk-in center initially (of course it was a weekend) and was diagnosed as it being an inflamed... Read more »

Can anxiety cause armpit and neck pain/stinging?

Posted by ExWorryWart, 1 Reply
...first hand but never before do I remember having this 'weird' sensation. Any worried wells here experience stinging pain in both armpits and constant dull pain under neck when they are anxious? Just want to get this test next week done and over... Read more »

pain

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...fatigue and thrush accompanyed by muscle burning sensations and headaches and swollen lymph nodes then like a bad cold and rash under armpits and itchy skin all gradually within a 6 weeks very uncomfortable need some oppinions..... Read more »

sore throat, pain in left armpit

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...(twice with the first girl + 4 times with the second) i really regret this now, i have a sore throat and pains in my left armpit i am terrified i have caught HIV. i could not handle knowing i am HIV+ am i probably worrying over nothing? or... Read more »