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Peripheral Neuropathy And Skin Rashes

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fast progress, two much virus?

Dr. Wohl,I began to have syptoms of peripheral neuropathy and skin rash one month after a blood test from life insurance company. HIV test negative at 70 days and 86 days after blood drawn. Blood test from primary physician at 70 days ruled out most...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
No, you are not HIV infected. Your negative HIV antibody screening test rules out HIV.DW Read more »

Dry skin on palms and peripheral neuropathy

Hi Keith,hope this message finds you well. I'm a 30 yr old male writing from London.I have been on... Read more »

peripheral neuropathy

Hello Doctors,when does peripheral neuropathy start normally in the course of hiv infection. Is it... Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy

... What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drug Chart/Overview

... Common Side Effects: Nausea, diarrhea, headaches, insomnia Serious Side Effects: Peripheral neuropathy, pancreatitis, buildup of lactic acid inthe blood, enlarged liver, lipodystrophy, rare, but serious... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Taking Current Antiretroviral Drugs

...Stavudine (d4T, Zerit) 2 (40 mg for people over 60 kg/132 lbs body weight, 30 mg if below; 1, 2x/day) No food restrictions. Peripheral neuropathy, headache, chills & fever, diarrhea, nausea, fat loss in arms, legs or face. Don't combine... Read more »
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Itchy skin rash from sun and meds?

Posted by DJones, 4 Replies
I have been on Fluconazole, Acyclovir and Atripla for about 6 months. I noticed problems with a terrible itchy skin rash when I was in the sun when the summer began. I have stayed out of the sun or put sun block on until last Saturday I was at a... Read more »

HIV skin rash

Posted by shinpai, 1 Reply
Does it usually itch? How long does it last? Also yesterday when I sat down to eat a hamburger my teeth hurt with the first couple of bites. It was not a terribly severe pain, but it was ver disconcerting. Sounds familar anyone?? Read more »

Seroconversion and Peripheral Neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
This is a question for anyone who is living with HIV or who has recently been diagnosed as HIV positive: Did any of you experience the numbness/tingling in the feet, legs, hands and arms during your seroconversion? If so . . . for what period of... Read more »

Peripheral Neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...dear jackie blue, my doctor says that i have Peripheral Neuropathy,but my elizer test is still neg at 8-9months. should i need to keep testing until one year.... as im very stressed out.i recently Read more »