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Acute Retroviral Syndrome Ars

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What else could it be besides Acute Retroviral Syndrome?

I performed oral sex on a man of unknown serostatus eight days ago. He was well-endowed (10 inches) and the sex was a bit rough as he battered my throat with his thrusts. Ultimately, I was too slow in pulling off his penis when he ejaculated and got...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...brief bout of the Hershey squirts -- these are certainly not diagnostic or even all that suggestive of HIV acute retroviral syndrome. There are gazillions of other conditions that can cause these very common symptoms, including anxiety.Oral sex... Read more »

obsession with Acute Retroviral Syndrome

Hi Rick,I dont have a question as such. Though I would like to write a little about my experiences,... Read more »

Acute Retroviral Syndrome Symptom?

Hey Dr.My breasts feel kind of engorged. Could this be a symptom of ARS?I'm too embarassed t ask my... Read more »
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AIDS Project Los Angeles

Study May Shed Light on Acute Retroviral Syndrome

...Acute HIV infection, also referred to as Acute Retroviral Syndrome, is often characterized by high fevers, headache, myalgia (muscle pain), cutaneous rash and adenopathy (enlargement of lymph Read more »
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Clinical, Viral, and Immunological Features of Primary Infection

... Clinical Features of Acute Retroviral Syndrome (ARS) by Gender and Age. (Poster 413) Authored by P. Vanhems, B. Hirsche, D. A. Cooper, J. P. Routy, L. Corey, D. Baratin, C. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Primary HIV-1 Infection in African Children Infected Through Breastfeeding

...transmission (MTCT) performed in 1995-1998 in Cote d'Ivoire. The authors' goals were to estimate the frequency of acute retroviral syndrome (ARS) associated with pediatric HIV-1 infection, and to describe its symptomatology and associated viral... Read more »
AIDS Project Los Angeles

Hitting HIV Early: A Swift Attack on the Virus is a Sound Strategy

...and efficiently identify early HIV infection does not exist. Many health care providers miss the diagnosis of acute retroviral syndrome (ARS) in patients they treat, and public awareness about the symptoms of acute HIV infection is lacking. On a... Read more »
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HIV acute viral syndrome on the 18th week

Posted by marinero, 1 Reply
...may 2009 which is the 18th week since possible exposure, i got 4 day fever, rashes,diarrhea and muscle pain,does acute viral syndrome can occur on the 18th week? could this be hiv symptoms? Read more »

ARS symptoms don't linger

Posted by Malk, 1 Reply
Izzabella posted thatt we now know that symptoms don't linger. Does that mean that they dont last for longer then a few weeks or that they do not keep coming back? I have stomach/bowel problems for 16 weeks now and what appears to be folliculitis. I... Read more »

How long before you can see any symptoms?

Posted by dopey33, 2 Replies
Lets say you are infected with HIV, can you see symptoms within days? Maybe 2 days? or does it take weeks to months? Read more »

AVS vs. ARS which one is it?

Posted by Anonymous
...with one saying AVS and one saying ARS. I did a search on the Web and found that the only place that used the term Acute Viral Syndrome (AVS) was at thebody Web site: http://www.thebody.com/sowadsky/timeline.html I believe this was a typo... Read more »