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What Glands Swell With Hiv

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HIV related swelling

l have a 2 year old daughter who is on medication for HIV we both tested positive last year after she was continually getting ill we decided to get tested. Her face and armpits are swollen a little bit the swelling on the face is just before the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Good questions. Certain HIV medications can increase fat in abdominal area so I recommend a review of the situation with her HIV specialist. Some of the Read more »

Parotid Gland Swelling

Is Parotid Gland Swelling associated with HIV/Aids Read more »

Parotid Gland Swelling

I have been HIV+ for ever 25 years. For the last 10 years my glands have swollen that I'm very... Read more »
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...all of these effects are known at this time. Serious side effects have been rare and include lightheadedness and faintness, swelling of nodules developed under the skin, temporary numbing of the face, and severe allergic reaction. Individuals... Read more »
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An Overview of Rescriptor (Delavirdine)

...Serious side effects of this medicine include severe skin rash accompanied by blisters, fever, joint or muscle pain, redness and swelling of the eyes, sores in the mouth, and swelling; serious kidney problems; anemia; and liver and muscle... Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...complex response that results when your body attacks germs or repairs damaged tissue. A simple example of it is the redness, swelling and soreness that emerges around a cut as it's healing. For your immune system to repair the damage and clear... Read more »
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An Overview of Epivir (3TC, Lamivudine)

...disappear with continued use of the medicine. Less serious side effects of this medicine include canker sores; ear discharge or ear swelling; redness of skin; sores, ulcers, or white spots on lips, tongue, or inside the mouth; swollen and painful... Read more »
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What do yall think of this???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had an uprotected exposure around 7 months ago. Itested negative out to 3.5 months almost 4..... Still have some swollen glands, and dizziness. Not sure what to think, but the doctor says its due to allergies....possibly year round ones. My... Read more »

Swollen Glands

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...In early HIV infection, when the lymph nodes are swollen, could it be just one in the neck swollen or would it usually affect the lymph nodes all over the body? Any HIVers have experience Read more »

My last question about swollen glands

Posted by Dutchguy
...But I noticed I touched them a lot the last months. Someone experienced same symptoms? I really don't know if the glands are swelling due to some kind of infection (hiv???) or just because I feel them very often. It must be the last thing, which... Read more »

NY Gal

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...no pain for approx. 4 to 5 months.I tested neg for hiv at 23 weeks but i am stressing out big time,I heard that these glands swell with early hiv infection also would i test pos,if these glands where swollen this long ,your reply would be... Read more »