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Psoriasis Could I Have AIDS

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psoriasis and AIDS

Hi Dr. Feinberg-I have a question. I was diagnosed with AIDS in July on this year. CD4 120 and viral load 100,000. I am now on drug therapy. I have always experienced psoriasis now and then, but since I have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS. The...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...If you are responding well to your HIV meds, the exacerbation of your psoriasis may be a kind of "immune reconstitution syndrome", where your improved immune system is more capable of inflammation. I do not Read more »

Psoriasis & Aids

I was recently diagnosed as having psoriasis after noticing an outbreak ofrashes on my ribs. At... Read more »

aids, psoriasis and enbrel

Could a person with aids even consider taking enbrel for psoriasis? I had a severe outbreak of... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Echinacea

...colds and flu. It is also used for urinary tract infections, skin wounds that aren't healing well, and skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema. Echinacea stimulates the immune system. It promotes CD4 cell activation and increases the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
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Maybe it is not HIV

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 3 Replies
...not get out of bed the next for 2 months I have gradually lost some of the fatigue but now deal many infections (thrush,EBV,psoriasis,low testosterone,low b-12, mouth sores,ect) these are real symptoms. I have been dealing with this (virus) for... Read more »

Folliculitis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...rash but i dont know if its HIV, when does this rash show during the stage of HIV ? is it at the later stages ? and when does psoriasis show ? Read more »

World AIDS Day 2006: raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

Posted by Anonymous
...World AIDS Day 2006: Raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness We urgently need to raise 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness to stop the epidemic spread of AIDS-related Myths, HIV-related Read more »

Am I Infected ????????????

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...even when l walk for 200 m * Three weeks ago a small skin in my buttak start to come off I went to a doctor and he said it is PSORIASIS * I have a pain in the lower back for about 2 years * Bleeding nose * headache * easy fever sometimes I just... Read more »