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Hiv And Hand Rash

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Is hand and feet peeling a sign of hiv rash?

Hi there! I performed oral sex on a man 6 weeks ago and I had a canker sore in my mouth. I did everything I could to protect the canker sore keeping his penis and fluid away from the sore. He was of unknown status. I asked him later bc I was...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:Good job on being aware of the condition of your mouth. While I consider oral sex to be low-risk, it's things like canker sores, aggressive tooth brushing/flossing prior to oral sex, and other cuts/abrasions in the mouth that can... Read more »

Rash on back of hands

Hello Dr Feinberg,I was wondering if you would clarify something for me. Can a rash (lichyfied)... Read more »

Rash on my hand and body

Hi, I was diagnosed HIV positive in 2006 and started my medication a year ago. My CD4 count is 571... Read more »
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Chest rash & numb hands = ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had u/p vaginal sex with a unknown female, 5 weeks later I develop a sore throat and cold. A couple of night sweats and some pain in my groin nodes. My hands began going numb in my sleep waking me up. At 7-8 weeks I develop a rash on my chest... Read more »

I have HIV from Hand job or sex?

Posted by goloka, 3 Replies
Hi guys, I am very concern, because of my symptoms, that I may have HIV.
My recent exposure was went to the massage parlor and had a hand job and a massage with a massage oil. Then next day, I had felt the urge of urination and went to a doc and got... Read more »

Rash

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply

I have a minor rash on my hands, arms and the bottom of my feet. There are very little red spots and the area feels very dry and a little hardened. The rash itches slightly.

I had unprotected vaginal sex six months ago (for about 30 seconds, then I... Read more »

Rashes, rashes and more rashes...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
OK...what does the rash associated with ARS appear as? Like an allergic reaction type rash or something real severe, and spread out over the body...

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