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Is Pityriasis Rosea A Sign Of Hiv

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Pityriasis Rosea and HIV

Dear Madam/Sir Is Pityriasis Rosea a common symptom of HIV infection ?Thanks
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...It does occur with HIV infection, but I am not sure that it is common. Many many people have pityriasis WITHOUT HIV infection. Read more »

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You are the first person that stated pityriasis rosea is seen in HIV infection, tell me to your... Read more »

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Pityriasis Rosea

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...is Pityriasis Rosea a skin rash among HIV poz people or is it just a common rash among young people ? can someone please help me Read more »

OCD, pityriasis rosea OH MY!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...is pityriasis rosea a symptom of HIV after 3 year high-risk exposure? my doctor said it is what it is "pityriasis rosea" not HIV...but i can't seem Read more »

Am I good to go?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...other STD's a second thought. Gave blood 50 days later at work. Within a few days developed a rash (diagnosed by doctor as Pityriasis Rosea), sore throat, and a mouth sore. Became concerned it was ARS. Called the Red Cross to let them know... Read more »

why do i keep getting sick?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...over three weeks since i gave blood and haven't heard back from anyone. However i keep developing weird illnesses. Like i got pityriasis rosea and then impetigo and now a really bad stomach bug. Am I infected? Im really worried. Read more »