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Hiv Meds And Dermatology

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wat r the dermatological manifestations of hiv treatment?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The depends on the HIV status, which HIV drugs, and what other meds and medical conditions exist for a particular patient. Most patients using modern HIV regimens experience little skin sign effects. Read more »

HIV related swelling

l have a 2 year old daughter who is on medication for HIV we both tested positive last year after... Read more »

thin skin and bleeding

My roommate and I both bleed easily and get big red blotches on our arms if we bump into... Read more »
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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have passed since the first diagnosis of AIDS in America.While there were a handful of women among the first cases, AIDS was thought toprimarily affect gay... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...Subpopulation Estimates from the HIV Incidence Surveillance System -- United States, 2006. MMWR . 2008; 57(36):985-989. HIV and AIDS Diagnoses 4 and Deaths At some point in life, 1 in 36 Hispanic/Latino men will be diagnosed with... Read more »
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Late presenter......

Posted by Anonymous, 15 Replies
...years, but I put it down to being severly overworked and having a few issues in my personal life. When I got my first set of meds, I was astonished. It turns out my CD4 count was less than 10, and my viral load in excess of 700,000+. My follow... Read more »

Alternatives?

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taking hiv meds to Russia and Eastern Europe

Posted by Anonymous
...and Eastern Europe this summer. I'm concerned that I might have a problem going through customs in these countries if my HIV meds are spotted. Has anyone taken their HIV meds to these countries? What happened? Any advice? Thanks! Read more »

What type of PCR tests are done in the USA?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...workers using the polymerase chain reaction in Singapore. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 1996 Nov;25(6):831-6. Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE MED/97207755 Goh CL; Chan RK; Tan KC; Sng JE; Tan BH; Boey LP; See Tho SY; Institute of Dermatology, Singapore,... Read more »