The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

What Does Hiv Rash Look And Feel Like

Here's a taste of what has to offer on this topic:
Connect With Others

What does HIV rash look like?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I am concerned about infection.

Read more »

Something that looks and feels like HIV. *DELETED*

Posted by LQZ, 4 Replies
Post deleted by VonDutcheFace Read more »

HIV Rash..PLEASE answer ( JackieB)?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
OK, here is my deal...I have had a small red/pinkish area with very small slightly raised red bumps on my stomach for a month. The whole area is about the size of a quarter. It does not itch, but does feel a bit irritated at times The red/pinkish... Read more »

HIv 2 small rashes

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had a positive eliza for HIV 2 indeterminate in February, retested in April positive Eliza negative Western blot. Im not @ risk only 3 partners in my life but im still very worried, my doctor tells me its so rare its highly unlikely that I would... Read more »

i feel so alone i need love looking girlfriend

Posted by elviajeroo, 1 Reply
hi my name is daniel i would like meet some girl. am hiv 3 years ago i have 21 years old please add me Read more »
Ask the Experts

What does HIV related rash look like? - Please answer Dr Kull

Hi Doctor Kull,I have researched and read through all the questions but there are no real description of what HIV related rash symptom look like? -Is is big and red or come in patches of small rashes? -Does it itch? -Does it bleed when scratched?...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Please see <a href= target=_new>ARS Rash</a> for an answer to your question.RMK... Read more »

Acute HIV-1 Rash?

Hello, there.First of all, I know HIV can't be detected by sympthoms. I'm not looking for it, obviously. But having someone to give an opinion about our case, makes us feel safer and comfortable.3 weeks ago, I had a sexual encounter with a...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello thereI was not able to view the pictures you sent but if you have a rash that occurred a few weeks after engaging in unprotected vaginal sex with a woman who may have HIV, I would get tested. Take careLHW... Read more »

Red Rash & Sore throat feeling suicidal

Hi,On 26 April 2013 I went to a lapdance club in UK. I had lapdance with two girls. First girl eveything was ok had my full clothes on. During second lapdance, I had strange feeling on my penis head. But I am not sure, if my penis came out of my...
David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Response from David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

South Florida Center for Counseling and Therapy
Hi,You had essentially no risk of getting HIV from your exposure. Indeed, your symptoms don't sound at all like acute HIV infection. At all.Please try to locate services that can help you with your feelings; but write me back here anytime.BY... Read more »

HIV rash or Bug bites

I've noticed 3 very high raised bumps onmy body,one at the scalp,and the other two on my back, next to another, resulting in a pink/red pach of around 5cm long. My occipital gland was a bit swollen, on the left side, the same as where the bump...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,The question of symptoms and risk for HIV must be taken separately.THe "symptoms" you're describing could be caused by <i>so many</i> things.. so many! I'd encourage you to talk to a doctor to... Read more »

Minnesota Groups Look at Social Media's Role in HIV Treatment Adherence

When it comes to HIV treatment adherence, remembering to take your meds is just half the battle. You also have to want to take them. Nowadays, it's common for people on HIV treatment to receive text or email alerts reminding them it's time to take... Read more »

A Closer Look at the New U.S. DHHS HIV Treatment Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents (Part 2)

This is part 2 of an update of the U.S. DHHS HIV Treatment Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents. For part 1, please click here . On January 29, 2008, the U.S. government released the second part of its new HIV treatment guidelines. This second... Read more »
Body Positive

Looking After The Kids

If you are a parent with AIDS, one of the hardest things you will ever have to do may also be the most important -- planning what will happen to your children if you die or become too ill to care for them. There are many benefits to developing a... Read more »

AIDS 2012 Twitter Buzz: Winding Down and Looking Forward

Today was my last full day in D.C., and it has started to feel like everything is moving in slow motion. I've only just learned the shortest route between the exhibit hall and the media center, but now it's all closing up. But even as it starts to... Read more »