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List Of All Symptoms Signs And Illness Associated With Hiv

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Reyataz

...health care provider right away. Other side effects may include rash, kidney stones, and elevated liver function enzymes, a sign of liver damage; this may be more common in people with hepatitis B or C. Reyataz is the only PI not associated with increased levels of cholesterol and triglycerides, which are in turn associated with increased risk of heart disease, but greater lipid levels may be seen if Reyataz is boosted with Norvir. Other...
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When do ARS symptoms generally start? What are the major symptoms of ARS?

Dear Dr. Bob,Thanks for the wonderful work that you do to help people everyday dealing with this deadly disease. I am a health teacher and I want to see if you can provide me some professional knowledge on two questions.1. When do ARS symptoms...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...archives. I've discussed this many times before. I'll repost below just one of the questions that addresses the signs and symptoms associated with primary HIV infection.Stay well. Be informed, not worried, O.K.?Dr. BobMe again! Aug 14, 2005Hi... Read more »

HIV symptoms

Hi Doc,Thanks for answering my previous question regarding HIV infection due to sex with a Russian hooker in Bangkok. I also wanted to know what are the symptoms of HIV if it is contracted at all. Its been more than 72 hours since the incident took...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...archives. I've discussed this many times before. I'll repost below just one of the questions that addresses the signs and symptoms associated with primary HIV infection.Stay well. Be informed, not worried, O.K.?Dr. BobMe again! Aug 14, 2005Hi... Read more »

Dental hygeinst part 4 (*:

Trying to stay busy so I don't go crazy really getting my husband upset with all my hiv test he says my arms look like a druggie so I haven't test till friday will be 12 weeks and one day but who's counting? I was just wondering if you know any...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...hyperthyroidism. However, that condition is not the topic of this forum! So I'll just list a few common signs and symptoms that can be associated with hyperthyroidism and then refer you back to your doctor (or an endocrinologist) for additional... Read more »

Non-Specific Symptoms

Is Hiv infection the only disease that has non-specific symptoms?When I told the Infectious Disease Specialist I was eperiencing Night Sweats and Trouble Concentrating he told me my symptoms where not specific.What then are the specific symptoms of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Is HIV infection the only disease with nonspecific symptoms? Hell no! In fact most diseases have some nonspecific symptoms associated with them! If illness was so cut and dry as symptom A equals disease B, then why would you ever need doctors... Read more »
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Invirase

...protease inhibitors (except unboosted Reyataz), there can be increased levels of cholesterol and triglycerides which may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease. Other possible side effects seen with protease inhibitors are... Read more »
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Viracept

...protease inhibitors (except unboosted Reyataz), there can be increased levels of cholesterol and triglycerides which may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease. Other possible side effects seen with protease inhibitors are... Read more »
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Crixivan

...your health care provider immediately. An increase in bilirubin (a test of liver function) has been reported, but it is not associated with liver problems. It may sometimes cause yellowing of the skin or eyes. As seen with other protease... Read more »
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Lexiva

...protease inhibitors (except unboosted Reyataz), there can be increased levels of cholesterol and triglycerides which may be associated with an increased risk of heart disease. Other possible side effects seen with protease inhibitors are... Read more »
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Think I might have hiv or other illness

Posted by VAmberwaves7, 2 Replies
...and he is the only one I have been with without a condom he said he has been with girls without really been tested for stds or hiv. I have always been tested for hiv and stds of last year and I was clean But Recently I have been having constant... Read more »

hic

Posted by Anonymous
...exposure and last from a few days to several months, but usually less than 14 days.3 TABLE 1 Frequency of Symptoms and Findings Associated with Acute HIV Infection ... Read more »

Raspy lungs a sign of ARS????

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...still having ARS Symptoms including raspy lungs, cough and dry mouth. I'm to the point I can't sleep at night!!! Are these associates with ARS??? It will be 2 weeks tomorrow for possible exposure... Read more »

Acute HIV Infection Overview

Posted by Anonymous
...and Bruce D. Walker Introduction Acute HIV-1 infection presents in 40 - 90 % of cases as a transient symptomatic illness, associated with high levels of HIV-1 replication and an expansive virus-specific immune response. With 14,000 new cases... Read more »