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Hiv And Shoulder Pain

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Shoulder Joint Pain & HIV

i have been diagnosed with HIV and my t-cell count is down to 250. for the past 2 months i've been haveing shoulder pain in my right shoulder. it feels like it's coming from inside the joint or ligament. is it common to have joint pain associated...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...modestly increased in HIV+ patients most pain such as you describe in the shoulder would more likely to be not related to HIV. Shoulder problems are common in the general population and rarely would an HIV + patient develop arthritis only in the... Read more »

Acne and shoulder pain

My partner is on a combination of Scoctrin and Kaletra due to the presence of the T215 and M41L... Read more »

frozen shoulder

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Joint Pain caused by liver, HIV, meds, arthritis?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...Has anyone experienced joint pain that was diagnosed as relating to either HIV or the meds? Don't laugh now, but my elbows are warm to the touch, and I have a burning pain in them. I have liver problems Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...what could this burning feeling in my shoulder be? i have no temperature but this feeling of heat running up my arm from my elbow to the top of my shoulder is driving me crazy, Read more »

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