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Thrush And Fever

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Leg Pain

My 77 year old dad has just been diagnosed with HIV. His viral load is 398,000, CD4 is 468, and 4 is 13%. He got flue like symptoms in Dec/Jan and was put on an antibiotic. After about 1 weeks on the antibiotic, he got a terrible rash, severe...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
I agree with the doctor's recommendation to start HIV medications, and likely that his leg pain is not HIV related. I think a neurologist's assessment is what is required here. There are many different medical diagnoses that could be causing this.... Read more »

Had oral with women 90 day test Negative Dentist says I have thrush

I had oral sex with a women giving and recieving. I broke out with canker soars in back of my... Read more »

fourth try- thrush

Dr,I have read that oral thrush is generally an indicator of an advanced HIV... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Candidiasis (Thrush)

... What Is Thrush? Can It Be Prevented? How Is It Treated? Natural Therapies The Bottom Line What Is Thrush? Candidiasis is a common Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...long-term basis, but this can lead to drug-resistant Candida that is more difficult to treat. Candidiasis of the Mouth (Thrush) Whitish coating of the tongue and/or the inside of the cheeks Usually occurs with CD4 cell count less... Read more »
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Systemic Candidiasis

...and swelling. A bad case can make walking, peeing or sex very painful. Infection in the Mouth Oral candidiasis, called thrush , involves the mouth and sometimes the throat. It can also occur without symptoms. The most common symptoms usually... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Opportunistic Infections

...listed here, along with the disease they usually cause, and the CD4 cell count when the disease becomes active: Candidiasis (Thrush) is a fungal infection of the mouth, throat, or vagina. CD4 cell range: can occur even with fairly high CD4... Read more »
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tested negative at 7 weeks. is it likely i have it

Posted by rock_on, 1 Reply
...after suffering the very well known symptoms, the rash, sore throat, oral thrush, fever, headaches, chills, loss of appetite etc, i took my second hiv test at 7 weeks after possible exposure. this came back Read more »

Someone Please Answer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I had sex with a women of unknow status. After about 3 weeks I had night sweets, fever, thrush, fatique. Started haveing numbness. This lasted for about 4 weeks. I was tested at 6 weeks, and pcr 50 copies at 9 weeks then Read more »


Posted by Anonymous pleased to say its time to move on. Deep down I knew it wasn't neccessary after the three month test but after developing thrush, fever and various other symptoms a few days after the 3 month test I had to do it to put my mind to rest. Well... Read more »

Please help! Is this ARS/AVS?

Posted by Anonymous
...(like strep), dry cough (non-productive), swollen glands in neck and pelvic area, a whitish coat on my tongue that might be oral thrush, fever, night sweats and a lump in my throat that makes it painful to swallow. I am scared to death. It seems... Read more »