|ARS symptoms 3 days after possible exposure
Apr 12, 2012
Please Please help me with this question.
Over period of 3 days I had multiple sexual encounters with a woman I know who is very promiscuous. I used a condom EVERY time we had intercourse. But no protection when performing oral on each other. Three days after the first sex encounter I came down with a fever, sever aches and pains, sore throat, painfully swollen glands and soaking night sweats. The night sweats scared me the most. I had these symptoms for about 4 or 5 days.
I plan on testing at one month and then at 3 months. But I anxious beyond control. I am so scared out of my mind. And to add to my pain I am married and ridden with guilt.
Is it possible to have ARS symptoms 3 days after possible exposure that I described?
PLEASE PLEASE reply......
| Response from Mr. Cordova
Because you used a condom for penetrative sex, you protected yourself against HIV. Oral sex has been, and remains a low-risk activity and I would not be concerned about transmission. You would not experience ARS so quickly.
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