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Rashes A Symptom Of HIV

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Ask the Experts

Is a rash one symptom of hiv?

Can hives or another type of rash be a symptom of Hiv? Are rashes of acute status or chronic status linked towards hiv infection more often than the other?
Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

Response from Katherine Luzuriaga, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...Rashes can occur throughout the course of HIV infection, During acute infection, a generalized rash is commonly seen, During chronic Read more »

hiv symptoms - rash upper arms

I had an unprotected sexual encounter 1 week 4 days ago.Since then I have been totally paranoid... Read more »

Bumps/Hives mainly on thighs

Is there some ingredient in foods or drink that cna cause these breakouts. Or is there something... Read more »
Articles
AIDSinfo

Skin Rash

...FDA are Agenerase, Aptivus, Crixivan, Fortovase, Invirase, Kaletra, Lexiva, Norvir, Reyataz, and Viracept. What kinds of skin rash can anti-HIV medications cause? Anti-HIV medications can cause mild skin rashes as well as serious, even... 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 »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...symptoms are mostly different than and should not be confused with the possible side effects from starting HIV drugs, like fever or skin rash. If side effects do occur, they usually appear soon after starting your meds. Within a few weeks your... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

DNCB (Dinitrochlorobenzene)

...It has been used to treat skin lesions caused by Kaposi's sarcoma (KS). Advocates of DNCB claimed that it could clear up all symptoms of HIV disease, except for pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP). DNCB's supporters claimed that antiretroviral drugs... Read more »
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RASH

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Has anyone ever had asevere rash....like the measles and still test negative? Read more »

RASH

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...my face. No big deal right? Well my forehead always seemed red long after my face turned tan. I can now see it seems to be a rash. Looks sunburned with a few bumps bumps in it. They are raise a little and do not itch. This redness has been there... Read more »

Rash still?

Posted by demetrih
...I have had a rash for about a month, maybe a little more. Could this still be hiv symptoms? Read more »

Rash in the scalp

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hello, Has anyoone ever had rash in the scalp or heard of it as a symptom of HIV infection? Read more »