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Hiv And Sweating

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HIV and sweat

hi doctorI am a volunteer at local PWA as a treatment information counselor, I met a person who's HIV + in his 60's he's on hiv meds his viral load undect. cd4 above 500 but he had suffer from body excretion for years even a little bit of movement...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...your client's excessive sweating (also known as hyperhidrosis or hyperdiaphoresis) as you've described it is associated with HIV or HIV treatment. Night sweats (excessive sweating at night only) is associated with HIV and other medical... Read more »

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Hiv+ for 20yrs/No meds having night sweats/rash

Posted by ajpooboy, 5 Replies
I am a white male Nordic background and have never been sick.I have never been on Meds ever. Been Poz for 20+ yrs but now am having night sweats/day sweats and have developed a rash all over my body. Mt CD4 has always been around 600 and my VL... Read more »

Questions about night sweats please anyone

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What would be consider the intesity of the sweating to be related with hiv, when would you experience it and how often, many episodes or is it a one night thing? Read more »

Night sweats

Posted by Anonymous
...Are hiv related night sweats all night long .Every night i go to sleep i wake up about an hour later sweating ,not soaked but my head and upper body is sweaty,then i turn my pillow over and stop sweating after about 30 minutes.Does this Read more »

sweating?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...does anyone know if consistent sweating is a symptom of hiv? i know that is a vague question but if anyone else has experinced this and is in the same boat, please respond. Read more »