Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Pathophysiological Pain Process In Hiv

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

hiv/aids causing abdomen pain

Everyday/night I have sever abdomen pain that feels as if a semi is driving through me. Or something is twisting it uncontrollablly. The pain is almost unbearable. I wake up soaked in sweat, hungry but my stomach feels full, when I do eat, it gives...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...In the setting of HIV infection +/- treatment the differential diagnosis for severe recurrent abdominal pain is long and may involve HIV related or Read more »

hiv related chest pain

why do patients with hiv sufer from chest pains Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Rejection Painful for Gay Men With HIV

... At a recent group therapy session at the Miami Beach Community Health Center, gay men living with HIV/AIDS discussed the topic of serostatus disclosure. The men agreed that the potential for rejection after revealing one's status to Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Report on HIV/AIDS Drug Access Shows "Encouraging, Painfully Slow Progress," Editorial Says

...good news tempered by grave challenges," an Akron Beacon Journal editorial says. The report found that although the rate of HIV/AIDS-related deaths "continues to decline," almost "2.5 million new infections were recorded last year," the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Controlled Trial of High-Concentration Capsaicin Patch for Treatment of Painful HIV Neuropathy

... There are limited effective treatments for the painful condition HIV-associated distal sensory polyneuropathy (HIV-DSP). Capsaicin desensitizes cutaneous nociceptors resulting in reduced pain. The Read more »
National Pediatric and Family HIV Resource Center

Pain in Children With HIV/AIDS

...cause pain. Sometimes the pain is so bad that the child stops eating and drinking. Babies may drool. Pain of the Arms and Legs HIV/AIDS can cause muscle pain and joint pain. Sometimes the cause for this is known, most times it is not. Some young... Read more »
Connect With Others

can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
...Hi; I am a 25 year male from India.In my country no one gives a proper advise about HIV/AIDS.People feel shy to talk about sex.Thats the reason I am writing to you.Doctor I had sex with a sex worker with double condom Read more »

Joint Pain caused by liver, HIV, meds, arthritis?

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...Has anyone experienced joint pain that was diagnosed as relating to either HIV or the meds? Don't laugh now, but my elbows are warm to the touch, and I have a burning pain in them. I have liver problems Read more »

Joint Pain? AnonOne? Aids2HIV?

Posted by WhatDoIDo, 1 Reply
...Hi all. I had a few questions. When someone experiences early symptoms of HIV, do they all come at once? Or can they come seperately. I have had diarrhea for more than a month now, then I started having Read more »

HIV and Pain

Posted by Anonymous
...been having a sexual contact with with a sex worker (protected) and after 2 weeks my body shown alot of symptoms look alike HIV symptoms. Now I have a pain on my muscles (left arm) and joints pain on my knee (left) and one toe on my left foot. I... Read more »