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Acute Infection Symptoms Duration

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Heh Studmuffin! Help me out! Duration of Acute HIV infection.

Hi Dr.Bob!Thank you so much for all you do for all the worried folks out here. You serve as an inspiration for us all.My story-9 weeks ago I had a possible exposure, insertive vaginal sex with a sex worker and the condom slipped off on withdrawal....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,A condom slipping off on withdrawal should not place you at significant risk for HIV. An isolated sore throat and possible swollen glands in your neck and one armpit is not suggestive of HIV ARS. So minimal (if any) exposure plus symptoms, which... Read more »

Duration of acute infection

Dr. Dieterich, How long after initial exposure do you consider an infection to continue to be... Read more »

just one more from please please help

Being that I tested at 4 months after possible exposure with oraquick advance saliva test and than... Read more »
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New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Menstrual Disorders in HIV-Infected Women

...Neoplastic Complications of HIV Infection ). ( AIII ) Clinicians should instruct patients with abnormal uterine bleeding and no acute signs or symptoms to keep a 3-month calendar outlining their bleeding patterns. ( AIII ) Key Point ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

... What Is Acute HIV Infection? Testing for Acute HIV Infection Risk of Immune Damage Risk of Infecting Others Treating Acute HIV Infection Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevention and Control of Infections With Hepatitis Viruses in Correctional Settings

...recommendations provide guidelines for juvenile and adult correctional systems regarding 1) identification and investigation of acute viral hepatitis; 2) preexposure and postexposure immunization for hepatitis A and hepatitis B; 3) prevention of... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Frequently Asked Questions About Crystal Methamphetamine

...heart rate, increased blood pressure, and vascular constriction affect many organ systems, causing heart problems, stroke, and acute kidney failure. They usually result in direct toxic effects, followed by multiple organ failure. Death from a... Read more »
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SEROCONVERTING QUESTIONS. ACUTE VIRAL SYNDROM

Posted by mobieorly123, 2 Replies
Im wondering if people that had symtoms when they first aquired HIV did you feel symtoms and could you list them Read more »

Percent of HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...symptoms After an incubation period of a few days to a few weeks after exposure to HIV, most infected individuals present with an acute flu-like illness. Acute HIV-1 infection is a very heterogeneous syndrome and individuals presenting with more... Read more »

Duration of Acute HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...nodes are slightly swollen in my neck and armpits, but never any rash or fever or oral signs, what is the risk of my having acute HIV infection? (Oral sex, no ejaculation, protected anal, rimming, a lot of deep kissing, saliva on ass, etc.) How... Read more »

Acute HIV Infection Overview

Posted by Anonymous
...1. Acute HIV-1 Infection Marcus Altfeld and Bruce D. Walker Introduction Acute HIV-1 infection presents in 40 - 90 % of cases as Read more »