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Loose Stool Could I Have HIV

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Loose stools, not on meds!

Dear Doctor Frascino,I was infected with HIV in December `08 and diagnosed in March `09. I currently have CD4 of 729, and a VL which has dropped form over 10,000 to 1,400. According to `resistance tests` , i have a virus which is resistant to most...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...already resistant to one or even many HIV medications, making treatment much more difficult.I cannot diagnose the cause of your loose stools over the Internet. Could it be related to HIV? Yes, it's possible. Could it be some other type of... Read more »

Antibiotics, Sustiva, Truvada and loose stools

Hey!Haven't found anything about this elsewhere. I had a Nocardia pneumonia about a year ago and... Read more »

is this unusual

tested negative at 42 days 95 days and 8 1/2 months, all elisa. my exposure was unprotected... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, November 9, 2009

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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

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loose stools and nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...ok so here we go.......i have had loose stools now for about 2 weeks, they have not been completly runny, more like pieces (sorry i know thats alot maybe too much info) and Read more »

loose stools

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can hiv cause loose stools im very nervous about it , the only unprotected sex i had was oral performed on me . i had unprotected sex for vaginal like Read more »

Pos for 6 months.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have been having loose stools lately. I am wondering if there is a difference between loose stools and diarrhea. also can this be HIV related so soon into Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by worried1
...I have been having loose stools ever since I had a sexual encounter with a commercial sex worker more than 18 months ago. However, I have been to numerous HIV Read more »