|Symptoms and possible exposure
Mar 23, 2013
Dear doctors 10 days ago I had sex with a prostitute in brothel in Berlin. I used condom for vaginal but didnt use it for oral (received and gave). After few days (5 days) I started having fever which lasted about 3 days, but weakness never gone away, now I have loss of apetite, and a white tongue, and had diarrhea 1 day. I was taking lots of aspirin, and drinking lots of lemon tea. And I often sweat. Can you tell me, do my symtoms may be that one of HIV, or other stds? I noticeed that when I think of getting infected I sweat more. Can stress be the reason of my weakness?
Thank you Doctors
| Response from Dr. Wohl
Yes, stress can make you develop symptoms, as you have noticed. There is more out there than HIV and I do recommend your getting tested for these.
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