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Hiv Itching Symptoms

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hiv/itchy skin

I'm hiv positive since 1996 I've been having problems w/my skin for over 10 years a very strong rash on several parts of my body specially on my legs thigs and butt is there amedication for it
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Skin problems with itching are very common in the general population and even more common in HIV+ persons. There are many possible causes with common ones Read more »

HIV/itchy skin

Hi,I'm experiencing itchiness from bumps all over my body. One dermatologist described them as... Read more »

Can itchy skin be the only symptom of HIV?

I suffer from itchy skin and I'm worried it might be a cancer. Going through your site/forum, I... Read more »
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Itch w/no rash

Posted by bigdogdog, 1 Reply
...exposed me to HIV. I have been dealing with this itch since the beginning of November. Any thoughts or ideas as to the cause? Irrational fear that this is an early symptom? Tested negative twice so far since 10/20/08 Read more »

HIV skin rash

Posted by shinpai, 1 Reply
...Does it usually itch? How long does it last? Also yesterday when I sat down to eat a hamburger my teeth hurt with the first couple of bites. It was Read more »

Jackie?

Posted by Anonymous
...Are you aware of persistent anal itching as a symptom of hiv infection, I am not trying to be stupid, this is an actual question for you. I am a heterosexual male so Read more »

Does the rash itch?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If a person does have the rash associated with ARS, is it a rash that itches?? I've all of a sudden developed a rash (about 9-10 days after exposure). Its pretty much only on front. Chest and a little of Read more »