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Women and HIV

... How Serious Is HIV for Women? What Do Women Need to Know? Research on Women Treatment for Women The Bottom Line How Serious Is HIV for Women? Only 7% of AIDS cases reported in 1985 in the U.S. were women and girls. That percentage
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skin rash

hi Doci have been on combivir twice a day and stocrin once a day. i have developed a skin rash over my body. could it be from the meds or maybe an allergy to dust or mould since i went on a trip to the rural areas of lesotho. thanx
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...can cause a rash or the combination of meds can cause skin flares due to immune reconstitution. There are a wide range of both HIV and non-HIV related skin conditions than can be challenging to sort out . The best place to start out is to see... Read more »

HIV Rash--PLEASE help...

I am hoping you will be able to answer my question. What are the characteristics of an HIV related rash? I have a quarter sized red area with red raised bumps on my lower stomach. It is not anywhere else on my body and it just itches rarely. It...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...intentions.First off, if indeed you have always had latex-condom-protected safe sex, you have absolutely no worries as far as HIV is concerned.Second, the HIV rash is more generalized and not at all like what you describe. The small red bumpy... Read more »

hiv symptoms - rash upper arms

I had an unprotected sexual encounter 1 week 4 days ago.Since then I have been totally paranoid about hiv and have been scanning the web for symptoms.I am normally a very anxious person and this has made me feel completely sick with fear.1 week 1...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The rash you described would be very unlikely to be due to HIV infection. Since for many persons stress over the issue can be high, I would suggest talking to someone about an HIV test in Read more »

Could an HIV related rash show up within days?

Dear Judith. PLEASE HELP ME. I'm sorry but this will be a long question. But very important.I was sexually active with 2 males in Oct.2001 between Oct.14 & 23. On the 24 after having sex with the second partner I developed a rash in my genital area...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
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Skin Rash

...another drug in that class. This is referred to as cross-hypersensitivity . For More Information Contact your doctor or an AIDS info Health Information Specialist at 1-800-448-0440 or http://aidsinfo.nih.gov . This information is based... Read more »
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Side Effects of HIV Drugs

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Sunburn or Acute HIV Rash??????

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...and we plan to marry within 6 months so maybe I'm just scared somehow everything will be ruined. Could this have been the HIV rash? Thank you so much everyone. One! Read more »

HIV Rash..PLEASE answer ( JackieB)?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I feel great otherwise and have always had protected sex. The last time I had sex was on January 25th. What does and AIDS/HIV rash look like? Would it come and go like this and would it be present absent any other symptoms? Please help.......... Read more »

HIV Rashes

Posted by Anonymous
...Hello Friends, During the initial stages of HIV infection, one of the symptoms of seroconversion is development of rashes. What do these rashes look like ? For information I Read more »

What is exactly skin rash ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Can anybody describe skin rash during ARS for me ? Is it small red dots or large ones ? Are there many of them or only a few ? Are they localized or can they Read more »