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Hiv Infection On Palms Of Hand

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Spots on palms of hands & feet

I am hiv positive and not taking any medicine right now. I have a lot of dark spots on the palms of my hands and the soles of my feet that are very noticable. Has anyone ever heard of this or know of anyone who has this condition? No doctor has been...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
There is a wide range of skin problems seen in HIV+persons. Often a consultation with a dermatologist can be helpful to pin down a diagnosis and a treatment strategy. Dark spots on palms, soles can be due to a wide range of conditions (from genetic... Read more »

Hand blotches on palms

Hi Dr Brian. Is it normal for your palms to have red or white blotches because my hands sweat? I... Read more »

rash on the palm side of the hand...open-mouth kiss, Viagra Over-dosage

Dear Dr. Bob.May God bless you with the noble and great help you are offering to us. I recently... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Palm Beach Post Examines HIV/AIDS Issues in Palm Beach County, Fla.

The Palm Beach Post on Sunday published a package of stories and statistics on HIV/AIDS in Palm Beach County, Fla. The following is a summary of the stories. "Why is HIV Continuing To Spread? Haitian culture poses challenges to treating,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Palm Beach County's Guatemalan Mayan Community Raises HIV Awareness

In little more than two years, volunteers from Palm Beach County's Guatemalan Mayan community have reached more than 1,400 people with information on HIV/AIDS. Speaking the native languages of Mam, Kanjobal, Quiche, and Akateco, the certified HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Palm Bay Considers Leaving AIDS Effort in Hands of State

Palm Bay officials are considering allowing the state to continue administering a federal program that helps AIDS patients find housing. The program, Housing Opportunities for People with HIV/AIDS (HOPWA), is already in effect in Brevard County. The... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Palm Beach County Officials Urge Intensified AIDS Crusade

On Tuesday, the Palm Beach County Commission gave its HIV Care Council the responsibility of launching a new AIDS prevention strategy to stem the area's epidemic, especially among the poor and minorities. But it is not clear who would pay for the... Read more »
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male HIV doctor in west palm beach

Posted by tonymurf, 1 Reply
Hi. I am relocating to West Palm beach and was wondering anyone could refer me to a gay or gay friendly HIV doctor? Thank you!! Read more »

Hair growing from the Palm!

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
Hello,

Honestly, i try not to come here to keep my anxiety under control. As usual, the lympyj nodes under the chin and armpits are still there for quite sometime now. But today, really something peculiar happened and made me come back here to ask a... Read more »

peeling of hands and feet

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Is peeling of palms and soles an HIV ARS symptom? Could it be an OI during acute infection?
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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 »