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Is Numbness In One Foot A Symptom Of Hiv

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you
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Peripheral Neuropathy?

Hello Doc,Thanks for your time. My question is about the possible onset of Peripheral Neuropathy. Im HIV+ and have been taking 600mg of Epzicom and Sustiva once a day since May 2007. Im undetectable and my cd4 is 585. Over the last week I have...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Drug or HIV related peripheral neuropathy generally involves (usually in a somewhat symmetric manner) the toes/feet before involving the fingers/hands. Would be unusual to present as isolated right foot pain or involve the hands early on. Your Read more »

Doubting Republican still doubting everything.

Dear Dr Bob,Hey, hope all is going well, dont know if you remember my other post. Not only doubting the Republicans but I seriously doubt that with a country of over 300 million that the 3 possible candidates in the run to be president are the best...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the most part now. Headaches, dizziness, poor memory. Ringing in ears, about 50% of the time. Sharp pin pricks on bottom of feet. Tingling in hands and feet, hands fall asleep and become totally numb. Some nights sick feeling, pain in throat,... Read more »

Foot pain

Hi,Is foot pain(heels), and having my feet cold all the time symptoms of hiv.Thank You!!!
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...Some people with HIV can develop something called peripheral neuropathy in which can lead to a burning and/or numbness of the feet. Diabetes, tight shoes, crossing your legs a lot and a host of other things can also cause symptoms similar to... Read more »

Peripheral Neuropathy: Seroconversion or Possible Combivir Side Effect

Dr. Bob,I was writing to inquire about how exactly peripheral neuropathy plays a role in HIV seroconversion. I engaged in insertive vaginal protected sex with a professional worker about three weeks ago. I know that you always say that if a condom...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...peripheral neuropathy. This condition rarely gets to the ankles and never reaches the knees. If you have pain and numbness in your feet, it is not due to HIV-related peripheral neuropathy. Also, it would be extremely rare for Combivir to cause... Read more »
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Lymphoma

...B-cells multiply quickly for many years, more mutations occur. Some of these mutations cause cancer. About 4% of people with symptoms of HIV disease develop NHL each year. The rate of NHL in people with HIV is over 80 times higher than for the... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...combinationof both may cause the damage to the peripheral nerves. PN happens when the communication between the nerves in the feet and/orhands to the brain and spinal cord become damaged. Like frayed wires that canspark or misfire, PN becomes a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

...minor nuisance or a disabling weakness. It is usually a feeling of pins and needles, burning, stiffness, or numbness in the feet and toes. It can also be tickling sensations, unexplained pain, or sensations that seem more intense than normal. PN... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...Need to urinate frequently Unexplained weight loss Hunger Blurry vision Irritability Tingling or numbness in the hands or feet Difficulty healing Extreme fatigue Symptoms typically occur when glucose levels have gotten very high. If you... Read more »
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worried of getting stabbed with hiv in my foot

Posted by worried1234, 3 Replies
...left ,i felt a painful sensation on my foot,it was kind of like sand grinding on my foot,i was wearing slippers,I checked my feet to see if there were any puncture wounds or blood,i didnt see any blood,so i tried to ignore this,but then 20... Read more »

Tingling in the arms ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...What is the tingling in the arms symptoms of HIV ? Read more »

So many symptoms, still negative

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
This group is for people who have tested out of their HIV window period, but remain with symtpoms of an unknown std: http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/aunknownstdviralillness/ Welcome to our site. I am glad you found us. Members here have... Read more »

Can anxiety cause numbness/tingling in foot/ankles

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am having a little numbness or tingling in m ankle and my leg. Can stress and anxiety cause this? Im almost in tears. Read more »