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Achy Balls After Handjob Worried I Have HIV

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HIV worries and Aches

I was tested negative with PCR not too long ago; now I experienced some tingling around my arms and fingers (not sore or anything). I was wondering if extreme stress would sometime cause these situations?Thank you for your time...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...Stress can create all sorts of havoc from stomach pains, headaches, eye twitching, muscle twitching or tingling. If things persist you should see your doctor.MH Read more »

Body aches, flu symptoms, etc.

My husband was diagnosed with AIDS Nov 5, 2010 without any prior diagnosis or knowledge of him... Read more »

Thanks Dr. Bob...please answer ....still worried

Dr Bob,Hope you are doing well. Thanks for your other responses. Also thank you for that great... Read more »
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...Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands, muscle aches, or rash. Some people do not notice the symptoms because the symptoms are mild, or people think they have a... Read more »
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worried : aches, rash, etc.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...extremely "sour" and I felt nauseated once while I was out with my friends. I almost threw up. Then my thigh muscles started to ache. That's about it for the initial symptoms. I didn't have any swollen lymph nodes. However, at about one month... Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...foreskin. 4 weeks after this, around end of November, I came down with a flu-like illness -- fatigue, cold chills, and muscle aches. No fever, though. THIS was when the madness began -- I started going on the Internet, and my... Read more »

slight body aches

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, I tested negative at 5 months, but right now, about 11 months after the incident, I have slight body aches (my neck, legs, back, feet). Do you think HIV could casue these slight aches? I'm not stressed out or worried or anything, Read more »

Worried about HIV status

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...developed fever, headache, sore throat and a mild night sweat for 2-3 days. Four weeks after that, I developed fever, muscle aches, headache, a mild night sweat, and a swollen lymph node under my chin. At about 8 weeks, I got HIV tested and it... Read more »