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What Type Of Rash Is Associated With Hiv

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Rashes Associated with HIV

Keith,Read the post dated 3/5/01 dealing with rashes. I may have been infected 8 weeks ago. Plan on being tested in 4 weeks. Today i noticed a rash on my chest and now it is gone. Currently, glands around my neck are swollen. These are the only 2...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...The rash seen with HIV seroconversion usually is either a very transient rash (sometimes just lasting for hours) or would be more persistent. Read more »

HIV-Associated Rash?

Is Tinea Versicolor an associated rash with HIV?The description of the rash seen in the intial HIV... Read more »

Rash

...What type of rash is associated with HIV/AIDS? Can you describe what they look like? Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

...partner (domestic) violence Other responsibilities such as child care or caring for a sick partner The stigma associated with HIV Active substance abuse Depression Lack of financial resources and/or social... Read more »
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Skin Rash

... Terms Used in This Fact Sheet Eosinophilia: an increased number of eosinophils, a type of white blood cell. Eosinophils are a part of the body's immune system that can damage healthy tissue if they malfunction. Read more »
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Emtriva

...baseline. In almost all settings, FTC is only used in one of the fixed dose combinations previously listed. While its use is often associated with long term successful virus suppression, it is one of the drugs in the regimen to which resistance... Read more »
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Gynecological Problems

...herpes. The most common forms of herpes are herpes simplex virus-1 and herpes simplex virus-2. Although herpes-1 is most often associated with cold sores, both forms may be sexually transmitted and can cause genital herpes. Like other viruses,... Read more »
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RASH

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hello Does rash on the face count as a symptom of ARS? I havent really seen how rash associated with HIV infection looks like..but can we have it on the face? Also I have had swelling in the neck , armpis and groin region. My Read more »

Rash

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...to HIV appear by themselves or do they appear when you scratch your skin? After scratching my arm I noticed that it stayed kind of lumpy and red, whereas it appeared normal before scratching. Read more »

Macular Rash inside mouth? Please respond.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...spot on the hard palate of my mouth and one on my shoulder that only last a day or two. Could this be a sign of macular rash associated with HIV acute reaction? I am concerned since I came across pictures of rash's on the web and one of them was... Read more »

rash under armpit

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...is a rash under the armpit a common ars symptom. the rash under my armpit looks to me as it is peeling.it is kind of red in color but not real dark. should i worry about this. it is happening under both of my armpits. please any answers would Read more »