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Tingling In Fingers Could I Have AIDS

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tingling in fingers and toes with red splotches

Hello, I have been HIV+ for ~11-12 years and I have taken everything from AZT to now taking Truvada, Reyataz and Norvir and everything in between. A couple weeks ago I started getting tingling in my fingertips. The next day, it also appeared in my...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The symptoms you describe would be unusual to be standard HIV drug related peripheral neuropathy due to distribution and the fact that the symptoms improved yet meds were continued. Vascular Read more »

Burning and Tingling in hands and feet

Hello Doc Keith, Please answermy question and let me feel reassured. I am on atripla since march... Read more »

Badda Bing Dude Again

Thank you for answering my question. I was really scared about being fingered with that bit of... Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV+ people will develop problems that involvethe nervous system. The nervous system controls thinking, movement,... Read more »
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Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

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IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

Tingling and numbness

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...not show if it was a recent exposer or not so iwas told there wasn't much point in having a test done.I still have numbing in fingers and toes,muscle aches,coated tounge and swollen nodes,under jaw,collarbone and groin.I will get my next test... Read more »

Tingling in the arms ?

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

Puzzled

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...sensations all over, feeling like my feet were cold even though they weren't and feelings like I was being pricked by a pin in my fingers. There are times when I go for a few hours without experiencing any of this. The symptoms have also... Read more »