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How Quickly Does Petechiae Arrive From Hiv

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MUST MUST READ for WW's from Fear with Capital "F" (FLUFFERNUTTER STATUS REVOKED, 2010)

Lieber Herr Arzt Bob F.',Hallo from NYC. I am the Helmut who's written you before. Thank you for responding to me.As promised I am writing to you after just receiving my 91 day HIV and Syphilis results. Meine story is as follows:In mid-June I'd...
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Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Der Helmut,Congratulations! Thanks for taking the time to write in and share your story and newfound insights. I'm hopeful your testimonial will help others still trapped in their self-induced worried-well hell.Be well Der Helmut. Your... Read more »

Petechiae and liver

I'm very worried since looking up petechia on WEB, I have about 20-30 Petechia on my body not my face(most are so small you can hardly see them). I had a liver function test recently and and it showed one area was high,I took Accutane about 7 years...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...Petechiae are caused by low platelet counts, which could be related to chronic liver disease or to HIV itself. Please see your docotr Read more »

Acute Symptoms as Severe in IDUs

I read that ARS symptoms may not be as severe in IDUs, particularly the fever, skin rash, pharyngitis, and myalgia. Have you heard anything about this? The reason I ask is because I've had an accidental needlestick from a solid tip suture needle...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...syndrome (ARS). Your concerns about reduced severity of ARS symptoms are not warranted or valid.Have your doctor check out your petechiae on your palate. I do not believe this is HIV related. I also agree PEP is not warranted.Good luck on your... Read more »

Floaters And Petechiae

Dear Dr. Wohl,I have been experiencing , floaters, petechiae and intermittent migraine headaches for the last 18 months, after a sexual encounter with a sex worker. I have had several hiv tests (3 months, 6 months and 1 year) which were all...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...Dear John,I agree with you that HIV is very unlikely to e at the root of your symptoms. You are describing a constellation of signs and symptoms some of which usually Read more »
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red eyes and petechiae

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...negative too)out to 8 months, but my lymph nodes are still swollen, I still have low grade fever, and above all, I have red eyes, petechiae inside my mouth and swollen blood vessels, esp. in the palm of my hands. Im very scared, I was completely... Read more »

Symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Sorry but no one elsewhere has answered me. Did anyone else have or continue to have petechiae in early infection? Read more »

Petechiae/worried22yo/reply

Posted by worried22yo, 1 Reply
...well, you guys are the best! My reply: Hi there. I was worried because I was in fact diagnosed by 2 different doctors with petechiae. the second just ran a CBC (with differential) and results were normal. I have had tiny red dots on chest near... Read more »

What else??

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...the 14th. can anyone give me any other diseases or viruses that would cause multiple lymph node swellings in the neck and a petechiae rash on the upper arms? (Those little red dots or bleeding spots beneath the skin) Thanks to anyone who can ease... Read more »