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Is Psoriasis A Symptom Of Ars

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Best treatment for moderate to severe psoriasis for newly diagnosed

I have just recently been diagnosed with HIV following a severe flare up of my psoriasis. I have suffered from psoriasis for most of my life (I am 50) and usually take methotrexate to control it. I am concerned about what will now be the best...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...be used (carefully with judicious choice of HIV meds to minimize risk for side effects). I have had numerous patients with psoriasis and HIV infection and in most cases we have been able to achieve good control for both conditions working with... Read more »

Psoriasis

Can psoriasis increase with HIV? Or is it more likely caused by the stress accompanied by the... Read more »

Psoriasis

Hello, My son has been affected with Aids since 1997. He is doing well on the meds he takes. He... Read more »
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Interleukin-2

...and muscle aches. Because IL-2 stimulates the immune system, it can make some immune disorders get worse, including arthritis, psoriasis, and diabetes. It can also reduce the number of neutrophils, a type of infection-fighting cell, and can cause... Read more »
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Echinacea

...colds and flu. It is also used for urinary tract infections, skin wounds that aren't healing well, and skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema. Echinacea stimulates the immune system. It promotes CD4 cell activation and increases the... Read more »
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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... Read more »
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Osteoporosis

What Is Bone? What Is Osteoporosis? What Causes It? HIV and Osteoporosis Antacids and Bone Mineral Density How Do I Know if I Have Osteoporosis? What Can I Do About Osteoporosis? For More Information What Is Bone? ... Read more »
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psoriasis? delayed seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous
...does anyone know if the autoimmune disease psoriasis would cause delayed seroconversion? just got tested and now this is eating away at me. responses/feedback would be greatly appreciated. Read more »

Folliculitis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...rash but i dont know if its HIV, when does this rash show during the stage of HIV ? is it at the later stages ? and when does psoriasis show ? Read more »

If you think you have ARS symptoms...Click Here

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...shortness of breath * chest pain * sweaty palms or hands * cold hands or feet * skin problems (hives, eczema, psoriasis, tics, itching) * periodontal disease, jaw pain * reproductive problems * immune system... Read more »

INITIAL SYMPTOMS PLEASE HELP ME

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...ERUPTIVE PHARYNGITIES WITH TONSILLAR EXUDATES AND FLU LIKE SYMPTOMS INCLUDING MALAISE FATIGUE. tHE FEMALE IS 19 AND HAS BAD PSORIASIS AS WELL AS SLIGHT ANEMIA LOW RBC ( I THINK) . I STARTED MYSELF ON AMOXICILLIN AND THEN VISITED MY dr. WHO... Read more »