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Stomach Pimples And Hiv

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HIV pos & breaking out with pimples on my back and stomach

I dont have problems with acne usually. I am breaking out with Painful pimples on my back and stomach. I am not taking any meds so it can't be side affects of treatment. My V/L is <5000, CD4 500 and I don't know what has caused it. It has happened...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...Many things can cause such a rash, including eczema, seborrhea, acne or other related conditions. One thing I also consider is a mild fungal skin infection. A combination steroid and antifungal Read more »

Is my 3.5 month negative home access enough

Dear Dr. Bob, Here is the deal. I want to thank you for all of the effort you put into this... Read more »

HIV risk nipple sucking on lactating woman (BREAST MILK and HIV TRANSMISSION)

I am 30 years male and had a protected sex with female sex worker 5 months ago . I kissed her... Read more »
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Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

... Gut Basics The gut includes the stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, and anus. It is also called the gastrointestinal or GI tract. The gut plays an important role in keeping you healthy. It is where food is broken down,... Read more »
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Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...studies show that lipodystrophy affects men and women differently.Women are more likely to see fat gain in their breasts and stomachs while menare more likely to see fat loss in their legs, arms, buttocks, or faces.However, many men and women... Read more »
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Drug Interactions and HIV/AIDS

... Drugs to treat erectile dysfunction Drugs to treat tuberculosis Food Any pills that you take go through your stomach. What you eat can affect howmuch of your drugs get into your system. Most drugs are absorbed faster if yourstomach... Read more »
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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 »
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folliculitis?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Could this be folliculitis? I've had several ingrown hairs in my pubic area and one on my thigh... and some foliculitis on my stomach area (that WAS diagnosed my a doc), but i think that was from friction from wearing tight pants... but this... Read more »

ARS or something different?

Posted by nickywick, 1 Reply
...one side of the throat and some fullness and pain in my ear. This week I woke up and noticed 10-20 red bumps on my chest and stomach that don't itch but some are a little painful. Is this a rash or pimples? Also would ARS Rash show up this late... Read more »

should i be worried

Posted by nicoletaana, 3 Replies
...case of chicken pox ? so lts recap here of symptoms headache, lack of appetiete , fatigue , occsional body aches , unknown pimple like rash ,upset stomache, not feeling liek myslef ... i will go monday and recap with u guys but please give me... Read more »

Can anyone answer this??

Posted by CJ64, 3 Replies
...rash showed up, lasted couple days in mar, had another rash show up on chest in May numbness in hands, muscle spasm all over, stomach aches and gas.. Also, have dermatitis of the scalp and pimples on my cheeks. Wondering if it could be Molluscum?... Read more »