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lymph nodes in groin
      #164527 - 11/17/05 04:55 PM

Hey. are the lymph nodes in the groin area palpable? i just started to "feel" my nodes to check if they were ok, and i noticed i could feel small little balls in my groin are. i think its pretty stupid those that say(if its greater than 1cm its serious), cuz how the HELL am i gonna measure my lymph nodes!! wut im askin, is it normal to be able to feel ur nodes there?

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Re: lymph nodes in groin new
      #164691 - 11/19/05 12:44 PM

hi

regards from india

Yep swollen lymph nodes are palpable, however if you are trying to relate it to symptoms of HIV...it is quite incorrect. Swollen lymph nodes are indeed a symptom of HIV, however ARS symptoms are concurrent and general lymp node swelling is experienced i.e lymph nodes in your neck,groin, armpits would swell together.

guessing your HIV status based on your symptoms is not a good idea, testing gives you a definitive answer.

goodluck

stay well

take care

god bless you

love ravi

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