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Hiv Rash On Neck

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rash on both sides of my neck

i have a rash on both sides of my neck,im on atripla / med for 4 yrs and all ok.i feel normal etc.is this any kinda sign to worry about.thanks dublin
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...A new rash localized to the neck would be very unlikely to be related to the Atripla after 4 years of use or to HIV if stable and doing well (decent CD4 count Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous
...Just checking, i have an exposure, and now i have rash at my neck. The rask is in forms of black dots, when i scared them, it will become a scar. Is this the type of rashes that happens to hiv Read more »

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...rash which represented the acute infection by HIV. The rash was composed of red papules, pustules and vesicles over the face, neck and trunk. Herpetic cultures from blister fluid were negative. A skin biospy contained 'a moderately dense,... Read more »