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Neurologic Symptoms In Aids

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"Neurological symptoms" in ARS

Dr Bob, I have read that neurological symptoms are part of ARS in abotu 12% of cases. I have also read in many of your responses the peripheral neuropathy, or pins and needles and paraesthesia is not consistent with ARS/early HIV. What types of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."intermittent painful symmetrical pins and needles sensation in my arms and on my trunk . . ." are not at all consistent with HIV-associated peripheral neuropathy!Hope that helps clarify things a bit.Dr. Bob Read more »

Neurological symptoms/swollen glands....ARS?

Dr. Bob. How common are Neuro symptoms with ARS? How do they typically manifest? I had an... Read more »

Neurological symptoms. What's going on?

Hi Doctors. I have recently been diagnosed with HIV after a fairly rough seroconversion. One of... Read more »
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The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV+ people will develop problems that involvethe nervous system. The nervous system controls thinking, movement,... Read more »
The Body

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 Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nervous System Problems and Dementia

...the central nervous system (CNS). The nerves and muscles are the peripheral (around the outside) nervous system. People with HIV disease can have several problems with the nervous system. A common problem is peripheral neuropathy. This can... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...first recognized in 1981 and has since become a major worldwide pandemic. AIDS is caused by the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). By leading to the destruction and/or functional impairment of cells of the immune system, notably CD4+ T cells,... Read more »
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Neurological Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have heard that "neurological symptoms" can manifest during ARS. Are these symptoms just limited to neuropathy or can others present themselves? Also is it possible Read more »

Neurological symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...somewhat worried. Although i know very very unlikely i have HIV, nagging symptoms have me worried. Ive been getting a lot of wierd neurological symptoms. No swollen glands, no Fevers, no nightsweats. But what i am getting are as follows: Deep... Read more »

SEROCONVERTING QUESTIONS. ACUTE VIRAL SYNDROM

Posted by mobieorly123, 2 Replies
...Im wondering if people that had symtoms when they first aquired HIV did you feel symtoms and could you list them Read more »

Neurological Symptoms!!!

Posted by Anonymous
...Hi All, I'm just wondering if anybody has ever heard of neurological symptoms in early HIV (1 1/2yrs post exposure). I continue to have chronic fatigue, muscle twitches, limb weakness, muscle aches, dry Read more »