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Ear Ache, (possibly) swollen lymph nodes, and PEP

I was recently exposed to HIV through insertive anal sex (I was the top) without a condom--the exact date was February 22, 2010. My boyfriend had neglected to inform me that he had unprotected receptive anal sex with someone from the internet a few...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...specialist.Hope that helps.Dr. BobCondom failure - PEP side effects (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2010) Jan 25, 2010Dear DocI am a bisexual male who has always tried to be safe when it comes to sexual partners.However during recent... Read more »

enlarged lymph nodes behind my ears

i have been positive for about a year, and have swollen lymph nodes that go down occasionally, but... Read more »

lymph nodes big behind ear

hello, I am just wondering about something that i have just found about a month ago. There is a... Read more »
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AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Personal Perspective: One Woman's Story

...surprised, hurt, confused, and angry, all at the same time. A friend of mine who is a nurse told me that she had noticed visible lymph nodes behind my ears and on the back of my neck. She examined them and suggested that my lymph nodes were... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding the Immune System

...are located along the so-called lymphatic routes. There are nodes, or clusters, in the neck, armpits, abdomen, and groin. Each lymph node contains B cells, and T cells, and other cells, ready to fight invaders. The spleen is a very important... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Immune Restoration Syndrome

...patients and with different infections. It was called "immune recovery syndrome." Some patients developed fever and swollen lymph nodes. Others had inflammation in various parts of their bodies. These problems showed up after the patients... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Kaposi's Sarcoma (KS)

...the skin, or in the linings of the mouth, nose, or eye. KS can also spread to the lungs, liver, stomach and intestines, and lymph nodes. KS involves the development of many new, tiny blood vessels. This process is called angiogenesis. KS is... Read more »
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Lymph Node Behind Ear

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I had receptive unprotected vaginal sex 5 years ago and now I am having major symptoms. I had a toenail infection a few months ago, and last week I developed a really painful Read more »

LYMPH NODES

Posted by MIKE7777, 2 Replies
...many that I dont have to worry about HIV<< OK<<< I just got 1 last final question 1, I been trying to touch the lymph nodes behind my ears can that cause irritation in the area,,,'OK 2 questions " If Someone was experiencing... Read more »

Lymph nodes

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...No body in the "I'm infected?" area was willing to help me with this, are lymph nodes related to hiv infection (when sollen) painless and the size of a pea, and usually appear behind the ear or in the back of the Read more »

Can you make your lymph nodes swell from touching?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does anyone know if you can make your lymph nodes swell by constantly checking them? I am very scared because I have swollen nodes behind my ears 6 weeks after a possible exposure. Read more »