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Hiv Positive With Leg Pain

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newly positive leg pain

Hi Dr. Bob,It meant a lot to me that you answered my question about 10 days ago.It was just really reassuring.Anyway, you might not answer this one but I wanted to ask anyway...I saw my HIV specialist. I think he'll be great and he seemed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The key statement in your question is ". . . *sigh* I just get overwhelmed on the rollercoaster of this unpredictable thing . . . mixed with my lack of knowledge of it." Life in and of itself is unpredictable and, in essence, is a... Read more »

Extreme Leg Pain for me too

I'm HIV positive and have been on Nevirapine, Epivir and Tenofovir for the past 3 years. For... Read more »

Leg Pain

My 77 year old dad has just been diagnosed with HIV. His viral load is 398,000, CD4 is 468, and... Read more »
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leg pain

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Has anyone experienced severe leg pain. My legs ache really bad only at night. Feel really heavy and ache. If so, what can I do about it.

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Incredible leg pain

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello i tested negative after 3 months and some more days. But the fear of hiv still inside me. Its been almost 6 months since that negative test, and since almost 4 months ago I developed a terrible, terrible, terrible leg pain in yes, just one... Read more »

on my last leg,symptoms that will not go away

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
hello and thank you for reading my post,i am all alone in this and i dont have anyone to talk too,and i have no car to go to consuleling,i am very scared,because i cannot diagnose my self and i have been going to the doctor 2 times a month since... Read more »

Just notified today I tested positive for HIV

Posted by spike, 19 Replies
My health department contacted me, before my doctor today at work. I found out the HIV test I took came back postive.
I am so afraid!. I don't want to go to sleep. I know I will discuss this with my personal doctor in the morning. But this first... Read more »