Throat Thrush Does Not Mean Aids
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Chelsea and Westminster HospitalThe fact that his viral load is now undetectable means that he is doing well with his medications and so should see gradual improvement in his immune function. This will lead to less infections happening. Thrush is are marker of HIV and a weakened... Read more »
Grady Health SystemDry mouth or xerostomia is a symptom of HIV infection but not something that would be used as a diagnostic tool. There are many reasons why a person can present with dry mouth including some of those you mention, i.e. anxiety. Every time I lecture... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineAlthough you don't indicate what your current CD4 count is, yes it is still quite possible to have had an increase in CD4 count with HIV meds and still develop thrush.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymousis it likely to have thrush in the esophagus with never having it in the mouth, first? anyone know what the symptoms are for this throat infection?
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesi've had a sore throat for 4 weeks now. swollen tonsil for about 2-3 weeks. it all started with a little white spot on my tonsil in the "crypts". i have had bad acid reflux a few mornings when i wake up. no chest pain though. i hope it is due to... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesIn april 2005 I took some anti-biotics a friend gave me as a means to kill the cold that he gave me and my other roomate. In any case I was still going to school and work. I then met 3 guys in about a 2 week time period. We messed around but I... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI have had thrush now for about a week. Should I test for hiv or ARS or could it be somethingelse? Not really worried just curious.
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