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Hiv Body Appearance

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Sudden appearance of body rash - HIV related?

I was diagnosed with HIV about 7 years ago. I have been relatively healthy and have never been hospitalized for HIV-related illnesses, or used any medications whatsoever. In the last two weeks, I have developed a body rash on my arms, back, lower...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Rashes are very common in the general population and more common still in HIV infected persons. Skin conditions commonly seeni n HIV infected persons include severe dry skin, seborrhea, folliculitis, and Read more »

How do additional deal with hiv body

Dr. BobI am recently diagnosed with hiv, and will be starting medication very soon. I am currently... Read more »

HIV and body piercings

I scrolled through the previous questions and have not found one similar and am really hoping you'd... Read more »
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The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...have something to do withhormones or with how men and women burn fat differently. Lipodystrophy can dramatically change your appearance. These changes canleave some people with feelings of poor self-image and low self-esteem. Somepeople may want... Read more »
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HIV News & Views, May 20, 2009 - The Body

... HIV News & Views, May 20, 2009 - The Body May 20, 2009 What's New at TheBody.com News & Views Library Change/Update Subscription Read more »
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HIV News & Views, October 1, 2009 - The Body

... HIV News & Views, October 1, 2009 - The Body October 1, 2009 Breaking News at TheBody.com News & Views Library Change/Update Subscription Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...treatments being explored for HIV-related fatgain. Human Growth Hormone Human growth hormone (hGH) is naturally produced in the human body. Twodrugs have been developed based on hGH that have shown the ability to reducevisceral belly fat: ... Read more »
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HIV will die within 20 mins out of body, right?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I heard that HIV in blood or semen cannot survive for more than 20 minutes if it exposes to air and remains on a surface, e.g. table, in a cup. Read more »

Body rash

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Has anybody else experienced a slight whole body rash with HIV? My skin appears to be slightly more red and itchy now. This can be seen Read more »

HIV resistance outside body

Posted by Anonymous
...IS THE HIV VIRUS VERY FRAGILE AND DIES IMMEDIATELY ONCE OUTSIDE THE HUMAN BODY The truth of the matter is that the HIV virus (the AIDS virus) is one of the hardiest viruses known to mankind. According to Read more »

(rash)

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...where does the ARS rash appear on the body and how soon would it appear post exposure (latest possible time for it to appear as well)? Read more »