|Please help me doctor?? I am scared??
May 16, 2002
Please doctor anwser me, I have tried writing 3 times already.
I had unprotected sex 28 days ago today. On the 10th I experienced a severe rash hives and the next next day swollen glands. I went to my dermatologist he gave me antihistamines and the rash although very very minor went away.
The swollen glands remained for 4 more days and went away. I went to my regular doctor and I had blood test (although I know there is a 3 month window) everything came back normal. I had no viral infection. I feel very good now but worried to death that the hives are as a result of primary HIV.
Can you please tell me me if you have ever heard of hives as being a possible symptom primary HIV. I had no fever or flu like symptoms.
Thank tou so much for taking the time
| Response from Dr. Pavia
Please send your question to the forum on psychological issues where there is discussion of questions about whether one is infected and testing. Good luck
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