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Is Urticaria A Symptom Of Hiv

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Bumps/Hives mainly on thighs

Is there some ingredient in foods or drink that cna cause these breakouts. Or is there something else I should be aware of. I've been on these meds for over a year and I'm having these breakouts, mainly on my thighs, but when it happens it seems...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...common in the general population so often hard to know if HIV infection or any out of 4 HIV drugs is a major cause of localized urticaria. I assume you have seen either a dermatologist or allergist for their opinion about what might be triggering... Read more »

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10 months symptoms ... but negative

Posted by David75, 4 Replies
...with a black prostitute in july 2006, I've experienced EVERY symptom on the HIV ARS-list (except fever) ... These include : Urticaria ( after 2 weeks) Memory loss Rashes all over my body, including palms and soles Gingivitis ( as diagnosed by... Read more »

worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is itchiness and hives a symptom of HIV infection? I realize that there are other things that can cause ithchiness and hives but is HIV one of them? Thank You. Read more »

Do i need test??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...thats why i didnt protect my wife cause i didnt know that information. Since i knew this, i have all sympthoms. Flu, trush, urticaria, white tongue, every thing what you can imagine...Do i need the test. excuse my bad english, im dominican Read more »

not sure

Posted by Anonymous
...Could Hiv symptoms such as pale skin, weight loss, hives, and purple skin lessions come from anything else such as Hepatits Read more »