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Symptoms Of Hiv In The Mouth

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HIV symptoms in my mouth

Hello Doctor,I have White rings in my mouth with slight red inside. It widens in diameter and then vanishes in 4to 5 days. Some If I brush the red portion gives slight pain. Is it THrush ? I had protected sex with a prostitute 3 months back. Is it a...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
...geographic tongue in all patient populations, including those living with HIV/AIDS, this autoimmune disorder is not a sign nor a symptom of HIV infection. Take care and see an oral health professional who can help with this diagnosis.DR Read more »

Fungus(mouth), Anemia - is this a sign of HIV

Hello, I have been seeing white stuff on my tongue for years. I thought it was normal. I found... Read more »

Mouth Sore

Hello, would 1 isolated mouth sore at 11+ weeks post exposure be a symptom of HIV? How long does... Read more »
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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 »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...is about 600 to 1,500) How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Most people cannot tell that they have been exposed or infected. Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands,... Read more »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...Concerns for Women, Children and People Over 50 What Does the Research Show? Commentary Introduction It's a mouthful of a phrase, but immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS) is a serious condition that can be... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...can be frequent, can cause great discomfort and can add to the decline of health in HIV disease. Candidiasis can occur in the mouth, throat, windpipe, vagina or on the skin. It can also spread throughout the body. While this is rare, it is... Read more »
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hiv +

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...is it common that you keep getting film on your lips and dry mouth Read more »

mouth Burning

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...The roof of my mouth has been burning on and off for about 6 months after possible exposure. Could this be a possible HIV symptom Read more »

mouth burn/tingling ??

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...any burning or tingling around my mouth. I havent seen this symptom on any medical site and wondering if this is a regular HIV symptom? Read more »

HIV/STD....Terrified

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have read that a red rash (hurts, cant open mouth) around your mouth is symptom of HIV. Does anyone know anything about this. Also the very tip of my penis is red. There is no discomfort. Could this be herpes? Read more »