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Rash Could I Have AIDS

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Aids Rash

Is there any treatment for the rash that comes with AIDS?...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
There are numerous types of rashes seen in the setting of HIV/AIDS and many treatments are available. What might work is very dependent on what the cause of the rash is. Keith Henry, M.D.... Read more »

AIDs rash

Dear Dr. Nelson,1- Are 3 distant flat pinkish spots on the surface of my arm considered a rash? 2-... Read more »

Could Aids be transmitted through if bodily fluid makes contact with skin with rash ?

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ARS rash.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
where does it usually show up?? Read more »

Rash

Posted by Anonymous
What r the early symptons of AIDS? I have a rash it looks like ringworms, but I was wondering if it's a early sympton. Are the HIV rashes recurring?


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Rash Photos

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I was searching for HIV rash photos and came across these pictures so here are a few sites with photos of the HIV rash. I hope this helps some folks but remember only a test will confirm HIV exposure.

Also, if anyone can confirm these pictures from... Read more »

HIV Rash???-HELP..

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What does a HIV type rash look like? It is part of ARS or ARC? When does it happen? Is it the first sign of HIV or AIDS???..please please help me..I cant take the worry and my doctor won't see me for two weeks!..I HATE HMO's

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