HIV Symptoms A Few Days After Exposure
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Rocky Mountain CARESHiSymptoms for HIV would not normally show up that soon. I suspect you just picked up a viral infection. The guidelines for HIV testing are to be initially tested at 3 weeks then again at 3 months, if both of these tests are negative then so are... Read more »
hiv- after six months exposure to hiv+ person's fluids with many many symptoms,desparate and suicidalHi Micheal and thank you for being so wonderfull , supporting people and coping with this horrible... Read more »
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Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV Prevention: Promoting Safe and Effective Use in the United StatesNew Tool to Reduce the Risk of HIV Infection Among Gay and Bisexual Men In November 2010, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced the results of the iPrEx trial, a large research study examining whether a pill containing drugs used to... Read more »
Interim Guidance: Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for the Prevention of HIV Infection in Men Who Have Sex With MenAn estimated 56,000 human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections occur each year in the United States. 1 Men who have sex with men (MSM) account for 53% of the estimated incident infections, and surveillance data suggest that the annual number of... Read more »
Antiretroviral Postexposure Prophylaxis After Sexual, Injection-Drug Use, or Other Nonoccupational Exposure to HIV in the United StatesSummary Introduction Evidence of Possible Benefits from nPEP Evidence of Possible Risks from nPEP Cost-Effectiveness of nPEP Evidence of Current Practice Evaluation of Persons Seeking Care After Potential Nonoccupational Exposure to HIV ... Read more »
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Posted by dpj, 2 RepliesIs it possible to start showing symptoms 4-5 days after potential exposure??? Read more »
Posted by scaredstiff, 4 RepliesLong post, I apologize. But alot is going on with my body right now.
I am a previously healthy, 24 yo white male. I am exactly nine weeks post-exposure, so I am still in my 13-week window period. From reading Dr. Bob's past posts, I know this to... Read more »
Posted by Morgan, 3 RepliesHi, my situation is as follows, sh*tting myself to say the least.
1 week after having unprotected vaginal sex (drunken one night stand, I'm the guy) lymph node in right side of neck swelled up for no reason with no sign of infection, no cold, no sore... Read more »
Posted by WorriedWell, 2 RepliesHI GUYS!!!
WORRIED AGAIN..IF SOME ONE CAN TELL ME .. WITH MY RISK EXPOSURE OF KISSING A FEMALE OF UNKNOWN STATUS and PUTTING A BADAID on an open wound of a female of unknown status.. IS RISKY????IF I had only couple of 1/2 inch cracks due to dryness... Read more »
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