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Hiv Symptoms And Chest Pain

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What if you felt Inner Chest/ Lung Pain for HIV?

Dear Dr,Just for enquiry, I have been infected by HIV + for nearly 2 years and recently I felt bit chest pain (Inner) it maybe lung/heart area as it was located at left of the Mid Sternum. What would it possible be? Would it be serious?My last check...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Evaluation of chest pain is extremely difficult over the Internet, as it requires a thorough discussion of symptoms and a physical examination as well as certain diagnostic studies (x-rays, lab tests, etc.). It could be something as simple as... Read more »

HIV & chest pain

i had HIV since 9 month ago i feel my health is ok so far , only i have chest pain inside the bones of my chest i would like to know how to get this pain out or what to use wheather meds or herbal or what ever ... thanks...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.It's really difficult (and a bad idea) to try to offer diagnostic and treatment advice for chest pain via internet. If you're having chest pain, talk to your doctor about your symptoms-- they could be caused by a wide... Read more »

strange temperature and chest pain

I notice I have this acute chest pain whenever I eat, after it leaves, my head runs temperature. what can I do please? I'm using my drugs still. thanks...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
Chest pain a eating in the setting of treated HIV infection as you describe needs to be clinically assessed. Many non-HIV problems (such as esophageal problems, gastric reflux, H pylori infection) as well as HIV and HIV-treatment related issues... Read more »

Testim and Chest pain

hi. I switched from androgel to testim and I have been experience a little chest pain (heartburn?) under my ribcage on my left side. I am wondering if this is normal and if there is anything that will relieve this. -J ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
You don't provide any details regarding your HIV status, HIV meds and risk for cardiac/GI disease. Those details are important to be able to comment further on your symptoms. KH... Read more »
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chest pain

Posted by poznyc
Has anyone had problems with pain/discomfort in chest and armpit area? My doc thinks it's from acid reflux, which I had last year. At that time, the pain went away after being on Prilosec, but not responding to meds this time. This started a few... Read more »

can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
Hi;
I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom 1 month back. The condom... Read more »

chest rash

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
unprotected sex in dec 2003.
been experiencing ongoing chest rashes that come and go for 3 months now. no pain or itching and they only last about half an hour. someone told me that its not HIV because if you get a rash (during ARS ?) it only lasts... Read more »

Chest congestion

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Any specific feedback on chest congestion? I have had a toally rattling sound when I breathe in, and been coughing up a lot of phlem. Just when I think I'm over it, it reoccurs - this has been going on for 10 days now, accompanied with a rash I've... Read more »