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Hiv Rash Symptoms In Men

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...vaginosis Common sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), such as gonorrhea, Chlamydia, andtrichomoniasis Genital herpes Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) Although little conclusive research is available on HIV and menstruation, many HIV+ women report abnormal menstrual periods. Somehave excessive bleeding while others stop menstruating altogether. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is an STD that causes 99% of cervical cancer...
Ask the Experts

How soon can hiv symptoms appear?

I had unprotected sex with two bisexual men and three days later started experiencing sore throat, achy, swollen gland, and rash on back. Is it possible to have symptoms this early? I did fly on the day of sex with remains of an ear infections so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...ARS symptoms to appear so quickly.Your decision to have unprotected sex places you at some degree of risk for STDs, including HIV. Symptoms or not, you'll need HIV testing. You should wait until the three-month mark, as HIV-antibody tests taken... Read more »

Internet diagnosed me. I hope you won't!

Dear Dr. Frascino:Thank you for your time. As a married man with children I am living in fear each and every minute of the day regarding two stupid episodes while in business travels 3 years ago. In a period of 15 days I engaged in two very brief...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...rather "fear" of HIV! This is made much worse by your feelings of guilt and by the fact that your walks on the wild side involved man-on-man sexual activities. This in turn brings up sexual orientation issues, despite being married with children.... Read more »

Rash and Fatigue

Hi,I am currently not taking medications and my cd4 and vl have been stable for the past year.Recently I've begun feeling very fatigued and experiencing many syptoms of anemia. At the same time I developed a red, itchy rash on the groin area, mainly...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...can safely wait for your doctor to return to be evaluated. This does not sound like a worrisome or urgent situation. Plus, you mention you feel "more comfortable" seeing your own doctor.The groin rash may be fungal and will probably respond to a... Read more »

HIV Rash and Fever

Dear Mr. Kull,What the rash associated with a HIV infection look like and what is the incubation period? Also, what is the incubation period of the fever associated with a HIV infection and how warm does the person get?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...months. 2) Your partner was known to be HIV infected, or is a person who is in a "high-risk" category (a man who has sex with men, an injection drug user, or a person who has sexual contact with others in an area of high HIV incidence or... Read more »
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The Well Project

Side Effects of HIV Drugs

...greatly reduced with treatment. Tell your doctor if you are experiencing extreme fatigue so you can be tested for anemia. Menstrual Irregularities Menstrual irregularities or period problems are fairly common in all women, but particularly... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

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? Read more »
AIDSinfo

Skin Rash

...rashes, with Viramune (nevirapine) causing the most severe rashes. If you and your doctor decide to use Viramune in your HIV treatment regimen, you will likely be instructed to take only one pill a day for the first 14 days, then to increase to... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nevirapine (Viramune)

...more information about guidelines for the use of ART. If the viral load is detectable, nevirapine should not be started in women with over 250 CD4 cells or in men with over 400 CD4 cells due to the risk of liver problems. Nevirapine does not... Read more »
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Hiv+ for 20yrs/No meds having night sweats/rash

Posted by ajpooboy, 5 Replies
...#'s are good and that I should start meds. Just wondering if there is anyone else out there having this same symptoms after so many years of being healthy with great #'s. Would Love to hear back from anyone. Kinda freakin me out here as I own a... Read more »

Sunburn or Acute HIV Rash??????

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...also had my regular localized minor acne episode on my face and I picked at the acne, lightly scaring my face so my friend recommended I use this new Afro Amer. facial soap bar. As my face started to clear up, about 2 weeks later, I developed... Read more »

RASH'S

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...WHEN DO RASH'S FREQUENTLY OCCUR WHEN CONTRACTING HIV ? Read more »

Wierd rashes

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I'm HIV+ and I have a weird rash in my groin that won't go away. I've been to 3 different medical facilities and they just don't know what it is. I've gotten Read more »