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crawling sensation on my face

Lately , I have been having these crawling sensations but it's only on my face and on the top of my head in my hair.My doctor doesn't even know what it is. Is this an illusion or is it a real disease?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...This forum is exclusively for discussion of the side effects of HIV treatment (antiretroviral therapy). What is your HIV status and which HIV medications are you taking? Read more »

Crawling Sensation on Face and Head

I am a HIV positive and am just over clearing recieved my final treatments for secondary syphillis... Read more »

CRAWLING SENSATION UNDER SKIN

I have a sensation (for up to 2 years now) on my upper back left hand side, it feels like there are... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part II: Treatments for Fat Loss

...the belly, or round lumps that appear under the skin(lipomas) Lipoatrophy: Loss of subcutaneous fat in the arms, legs, butt, or face(sunken cheeks) Blood fat and sugar changes (metabolic problems) ... Read more »
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Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...likely to see fat gain in their breasts and stomachs while menare more likely to see fat loss in their legs, arms, buttocks, or faces.However, many men and women suffer from both symptoms. It is not clear whythere might be differences based on... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part I: Treatments for Fat Gain

...the belly, or round lumps that appear under the skin(lipomas) Lipoatrophy: Loss of subcutaneous fat in the arms, legs, butt, or face(sunken cheeks) Blood fat and sugar changes (metabolic problems) ... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV/AIDS and Lipodystrophy Treatments Part III: Treatments for Metabolic Changes

...the belly, or round lumps that appear under the skin(lipomas) Lipoatrophy: Loss of subcutaneous fat in the arms, legs, butt, or face(sunken cheeks) Blood fat and sugar changes (metabolic problems) ... Read more »
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i know im infected i don't believe my tests.

Posted by roma2010, 4 Replies
...but really small ones but now my skin doesn't raise anymore it just looks like a scar but several ones on my back. arms and legs really small ones..i wonder what could cause such a thing? a virus like hiv and the reason the were so big at first... Read more »

im not speculating i know im infected

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...marks on the side it also burns specially on the tip, i have numerous new moles and freckles on face, arms hands, and some on my legs i also saw a new freckle like on the head of my penis which i know i never had, have dermatofibromas on my back,... Read more »

crawled from under a rock

Posted by firefly, 5 Replies
Hi everyone!... Yes I am still alive and lerking about.I hope everyone is well.I miss you all!!!! Love you to pieces...T'mara Read more »

The faces of HIV...

Posted by still_here, 4 Replies
this is spectacular!!! http://www.msnbc.com/modules/interactive.aspx?type=ss&launch= 12662539,3032542&pg=1 Read more »