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Does Acute HIV-ARS have coming and going type of itchy rash for a week?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: No

This doesn't sound at all like the rash of ARS.
HIV/ARS rash typically is red spots, mostly on the trunk, arms and legs; doesn't itch; and never occurs alone -- only with other symptoms of ARS like fever, sore throat, inflamed lymph nodes, etc.

In brief: No

This doesn't sound at all like the rash of ARS.
HIV/ARS rash typically is red spots, mostly on the trunk, arms and legs; doesn't itch; and never occurs alone -- only with other symptoms of ARS like fever, sore throat, inflamed lymph nodes, etc.
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