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Hiv and joint pain

Hi Dr.:I remember when I first become infected, 7 years ago, I had pain in my knees. Now after 4 year of HIV meds(Sustiva,Epivir,Retrovir,Ziagen), the pain has increased and now is also in my ankles. I had a blood test which ruled out Rheumatoid...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
There are many forms of arthritis besides rheumatoid arthritis. I often get a rheumatology consultation (where I work conveniently located in the same hallway) to get help to sort out and devise a treatment strategy that will provide relief. KH... Read more »

Hiv and joint pain

Hi Dr.Conway: I remember when I first become infected, 7 years ago, I had pain in my knees. Now... Read more »

Joint Pain and HIV

Hi. Thanks for this forum. It has been incrediably helpful to me on a host of issues. I have had... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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The Well Project

HIV-Related Pain

Table of Contents Introduction What Causes Pain? Common Types of Pain Assessing Pain Pain Management What to Do if You Have Pain Introduction Pain is common in people living with HIV (HIV+ people). One study found thatmore than... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

ViiV Vows Joint Venture Will Help Fight HIV

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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 which cause my right shoulder and the right... Read more »

Joint Pain? AnonOne? Aids2HIV?

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
Hi all. I had a few questions. When someone experiences early symptoms of HIV, do they all come at once? Or can they come seperately. I have had diarrhea for more than a month now, then I started having testicular pain, my neck hurts when I move it... Read more »

eyelids swelling joint pain thrush on lips

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
can anyone tell me is this related to hiv infection? Read more »

eyelids swelling joint pain thrush on lips

Posted by Anonymous
can anyone tell me is this related to hiv infection? Read more »