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Wasting Symptoms

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muscle wasting symptoms

After a year on treatment (AZT, 3TC, and atazanavir), I began experiencing discomfort in the buttocks while sitting on hard surfaces (almost as if the bones were cutting through), a kind of near-numbness in the buttocks when sitting and lying flat,...
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
The first thing I would suggest is to make sure where the pain is coming from: an impingement in the nerve (the sciatic nerve in your buttocks or the nerves as they emerge from your lumbar spine) or the muscles of the thighs. Based on this, the... Read more »

Symptoms of lipodystophy and wasting.

Nelson,If I have HIV it would have been from something that happened in 2003. In total I have had... Read more »

facial wasting - DD

could any of the hiv meds i'm on be the cause of my facial wasting i've been experiencing? i'm... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Wasting Syndrome

... What Is AIDS Wasting? What Causes AIDS Wasting? How Is Wasting Treated? The Bottom Line What Is AIDS Wasting? AIDS wasting is the involuntary Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Taking Unnecessary HIV Monitoring Tests: A Waste of Valuable Resources fear, and guilt, and are not designed for that purpose. That is what counseling is for. Taking unnecessary tests is a waste of your time, the lab's time, and your doctor's time. Taking unnecessary tests is also a waste of your money, and... Read more »
Women Alive

Women and Wasting

...progress made in developingantiretroviral therapies, prophylaxis and treatments foropportunistic infections, the prevalence of wastingsyndrome appears to be increasing. Two studies havereported an increase in wasting syndrome as the... Read more »
Mark King

A Facial Wasting Update

... Hello my friends, There was a lot of interest in my earlier video blog " Treating My Facial Wasting ," so I wanted to give you an update by taking you along on my third visit to Dr. Gerald Pierone . The earlier blog covered Read more »
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Wasting Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...have sat on it too long pouring through or because I am at risk less than 6 weeks after possible exposure? Could Wasting show as early as 6 months? Read more »

Wasting---help me

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I'm sorry to come on board, but I need help. My husband is wasting away. He's newly on meds, but not gaining. It seems as though his buttcheeks are completely gone. I don't know what to do. I'm Read more »

A MAYO waste of money... *DELETED*

Posted by LQZ, 5 Replies
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question on wasting

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...does anyone know about wasting? I am still waiting to test, no appetite, and I have lost almost 10% of my bodyweight my pants are loose and people at work are Read more »