Is Acne A Sign Of Hiv
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Posted by alondonlad, 1 ReplyI had suffered from fairly bad acne for over 2 years now. In September I started having a laser treatment to try and solve the problem. I finished my cycle of treatment in December. I have also been on medication for over a year however all these... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIve read on thebody acne is found in HIV+ people. But is is associated with ARS?
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Posted by WorriedinVegasI recently sent in a blood sample for hiv-1 testing to HOME ACCESS. I got the blood for the sample from a scabbed acne, which I picked. It was more than enough blood to fill up the circle, but I have had the acne for a long time, before my possible... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesI tested negative but im confused i had all symptoms and acnes that doctors call folliculitis on my ass.
it started 8 weeks after exposure and remains 1 year later it looks like large pimples that fade and leave bruise marks.
i tested neg out to 6... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesI believe I contracted something from a risky exposure several months ago and now I'm worried I might have passed it on to my girlfriend. I've tested negative for HIV after 6 months. So Im not worried about that. However, I noticed my girlfriend is... Read more »
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Harvard Medical SchoolFirst it's not completely clear to me that what you describe is acne. There are many causes of red checks. What type of ointment were you given and is it working? It sounds like you are NOT HIV positive given your negative HIV test. Although... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolIt is indeed true that HIV'ers are more prone to develop acne. Many of my HIV+ patients, who haven't had acne since they were teenagers, are now coping with it. Fortunately there are MANY good treatments for acne. I personally prescribe... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineSounds like a boil to me. An isolated swelling like that would not be considered a sign of HIV infection.MH... Read more »
85 Countries Sign International Population Agreement on Family Planning, HIV/AIDS; U.S. Does Not SignEighty-five countries on Wednesday signed a statement reaffirming commitment to reproductive health- and HIV/AIDS-related population and health goals agreed to 10 years ago at the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development in... Read more »
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Clinton Signs New $10 Million Agreement on HIV/AIDS With Angola, Says U.S. "Stands Ready" to Work With South Africa on HIV/AIDSSecretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton signed a new agreement with Angola aimed at controlling the spread of HIV/AIDS, the Associated Press reports. "The Obama administration will more than double funding for Angola to combat the disease, from... Read more »
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