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Is A Numb Face A Sign Of Hiv

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Numbness in Face

Hi There, I woke up with some numbness and tingling in my right side of face and hand. It has been four day now and I still have some of the sensation. Not as present as four days ago. It is like I went to the dentist and had a dose of novocaine....
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...For the tingling/numbess on right side you need to see your HIV specialist or primary care doctor to evaluate for a number of possible causes including Bell's palsy, nerve compression, transient Read more »

Tingling on face

Hell Dr's,I have been getting tingling on my face (mainly my right side). I am currently on Viread,... Read more »

have I got late stage HIV?

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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

face numbness

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The right side of face has been numb for a few days. Could this be a sign? Read more »

mistake

Posted by desert, 2 Replies
...started feeling all the anxiety because of what I've done, bad sleep, burning hands, was drinking heavily to ease my mind, felt tingling on the face etc. My palms started sweating profusely, and as my hands are stretched over the keyboard at... Read more »

initial symtoms

Posted by Anonymous
...Please help me... On June 30 I may have been exposed to HIV. After 48 hrs I had flu-like symptoms and a sudden re-occurence of herpes at the base of my tail bone. 2 wks later I developed Read more »