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Hiv Most Common Skin Symptoms

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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 this piece of information from you:"Itchiness is not an uncommon finding in lymphoma patients, and in AIDS patients in general."Does this means that...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...serious causes (e.g. new detergent, poison ivy, misquito bites, new medication, and so on) to the more serious causes (lymphoma, HIV, and so on). It would be UNUSUAL for an HIVer to have itchy skin as the only symptom, though I imagine this can... Read more »

HIV tests

Hello Dr. How are you? I have taken numerous HIV anti-body tests. All have returned negagtive. ... Read more »

HIV Symptom

I was tested for HIV a year agoI was negative. Now I'am getting these little white zits or look... Read more »
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Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Gut Basics The Gut and HIV Diarrhea and HIV Coping With Diarrhea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Gas, Bloating and Heartburn Taking Care of Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Retrieved July 2003 from www.thebody.com/sfaf/winter02/pn.html Venkat K. and Florian P. (2005). Neurological complications of HIV/AIDS. Bulletin of Experimental Treatments for AIDS : Retrieved October 2006from ... Read more »
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Caring for Your Liver if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents Liver Basics Symptoms of Liver Damage Tests for Liver Damage The Liver and HIV Liver Disease and Women Caring for Your Liver Taking Care of Yourself Liver Basics Your liver is one of the Read more »
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HIV Skin Symptoms (Pics) Please Read

Posted by WorriedOne, 2 Replies
...http://img293.imageshack.us/img293/5470/img1305jk9.jpg My questions are as follow. Is it possible to have skin conditions associated with HIV as I described within this time frame (1 year 8 months)? Is it possible that this could be molluscum... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...having bad jaw pain, red and white bumps on my skin and nasuea and chills what could this be from, is this a common symptom of HIV ? the chills arent severe and nasuea might be from eating to much food Read more »

Dry itchy skin

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hey guys, Ive been a lot of people worried about there symptoms and they include dry itchy skin. Is this a symptom of HIV? Does it happen early or later on? I dont remember this being a symptom. reason asking is ive had very dry itchy skin the... Read more »

Negative means Negative!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...extremely stressed. I couldn't eat or sleep. Over the next three months, I convinced myself that I had contracted HIV. My skin symptoms did get worse. I developed what I later found out was seborrhea on my scalp, chest, and a spot on my... Read more »