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Red Purplish Round Mark On Arm

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both shoulder arm joints pain onset 2weeks

Being hiv/aids for 22 yr, on meds, I have just woke one day and the pain is terrible in my arms, shoulders. cant lift, cant dress, hurts to lay on arms or touch them. Hurts to hang arms by myside, or anyway I have my arms. aches just being still....
Keith Henry, M.D.

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University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Acute pain in arms/shoulders is not usual from HIV/AIDS or meds so you need a thorough evauation including looking at cervical spine to look for Read more »

Red blotchiness on my arms and legs

I have been on Atripla for a couple years now. this past summer I Noticed red blotches on the... Read more »

shoulder & arm pain

I have been having severe shoulder pain that radiates down my left arm currently taking Truvada &... Read more »
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... AIDS Arms is expanding its clinical capacity by building a new medical facility at its Sunset Avenue location and moving its office from Read more »
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Texas: AIDS Arms Gets CDC Grant to Expand Prison Outreach

...incarceration is the goal of a $1.6 million, five-year CDC grant to a Dallas non-profit. Through its "Free World Bound Program," AIDS Arms has provided HIV risk-reduction and assistance to prisoners in 116 Texas facilities over the past eight... Read more »
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African Americans, Women Have Lower Virologic Response Rates in Both Arms of Head-to-Head Antiretroviral Trial

...tenofovir/FTC [tenofovir/emtricitabine, TDF/FTC, Truvada] and lopinavir/ritonavir, with the lopinavir/ritonavir dosed once daily in both arms. [For a summary of the HEAT study, click here .] The overall analysis of the HEAT study, which is now... Read more »
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Abacavir Arm Stopped in Clinical Trial

...A major government clinical trial comparing three HIV treatmentsstopped the arm using abacavir plus AZT plus 3TC (Trizivir ® )alone, after patients in that arm "experienced virologic failureearlier and more Read more »
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Bumps on arms

Posted by anonworried, 2 Replies
...Over the past few months I got a few bumps on my arms and I'm a little worried. They all started as little colorless bumps kind of like a tiny mosquito bite. A little itchy, and Read more »

rash on upper arms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi all- I have a quick question..I know you'll help since you are all so informative! My upper arms are kind of blotchy red, and have quite a few little red pimples on them...there is no itching. I noticed this about 2 months Read more »

Discomfort under my arms

Posted by dotman32, 3 Replies
...Recently have noticed some discomfort under my arms .. not pain .. just dull discomfort. I don't see my PCP till mid September. At my appointment in early June my CD4 was 500 Read more »

Tingling in the arms ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...What is the tingling in the arms symptoms of HIV ? Read more »