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Hiv And Dark Spotting

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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 »

Spot on the body

Hi im 23 and im hiv postive. I have dark spot around my leg area that been there before i was... Read more »
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... 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 »
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... "If we think of the AIDS pandemic as a global wildfire, the way that you fight wildfires is to identify the hot spots," says Michael Weinstein , President Read more »
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Early Skin Changes

Posted by Anonymous
...i was wondering, if there are any early skin changes once your infected with HIV, (pimples, dark spots)...and i was also wondering if there's any mild weight loss in early HIV stage....(3-12months)... i'm 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 really apprechiate any help Read more »

Spot on tongue

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi: Anyone ever heard of chancre appearing on tongue as possible site of HIV infection. was given head from a guy and his wife and she kissed me once. About 5 weeks later had little white chancre appear 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 »