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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
...problems associated with them. Rashes are very common in HIV positive children and can have a variety of causes (many often not related to either HIV or the drugs) so a thorough clinical assessment including possible a dermatology consultation... Read more »

5 years of hiv fear

after a possible risk of infect HIV, after 6 months i developed some weird symstoms like white... Read more »

Beggingplease respond--just once and Ill never bother you again.

Im the one whos written to you several times about the kiss of death asking if you can sing me the... Read more »
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Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests II: Viral Load, Resistance and Tropism

...your body systems are functioning If you have side effects from the drugs If you are having problems that are not related to HIV Examples of lab tests: complete blood count, blood chemistry (seesheet called Understanding Lab Tests... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

...your body systems are functioning If you have side effects from the drugs If you are having problems that are not related to HIV Examples of lab tests: complete blood count, blood chemistry (explained in this sheet) The... Read more »
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Understanding HIV-Related Clinical Trials

...Components of Clinical Trials The Stages of Treatment Trials Should I Participate in a Clinical Trial? Clinical Trials and HIV+ Women What Are Clinical Trials? The term clinical trial is used to describe many different types of... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, October 12, 2010

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Is Strep Throat at all related to HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...this was concerned about HIV. Is there any link between HIV and Strep at all? Also, Is there any connection between excessive dandruff and HIV? I have heard that that may be a sign. THanks Read more »

Do HIV positive people have these symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hi, are dry skin / dandruff, and sweating symptoms of HIV. Over the past year I have noticed both excessive dandruff and sweating. I also have dry skin Read more »

Is there any STD that can produce these symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...to come and go in a couple weeks time and usually seem to appear at a hair follicule. Also I seem to have some pretty severe dandruff and excessive sweating lately. The skin is also flaking from the sides of my nose, and my face around my nose.... Read more »

Dry, Flakey skin

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...term is seborrheic dermatitis although I haven't been to a doctor. I am concerned because I have read it is commonly seen with HIV (can happen at any time). I never had it before and am concerned. I took an ELISA at 2 months which was negative... Read more »