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Are Persistent Flus Hiv Symptoms

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...symptoms improve but then return with fever and worse cough Fever with a rash In adults: Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath Pain or pressure in the chest or abdomen Sudden dizziness Confusion Severe or persistent vomiting Are there medicines to treat 2009 H1N1 infection? Influenza Round Table: Antiviral Drugs Video Dr. Joe Bresee explains the nature of antiviral drugs and how they are used. -->Yes....
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Mistakes, A lesson to be learned

Hello Dr.Frascino,Im a gay male who does not learn from his mistakes. I have had 3 previous HIV exposures with 3 different strangers of unknown status from gay bars. The first exposure was unprotected oral (Insertive & receptive) and also protected...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...infection and persist for a week or two. Your symptoms may very well be a transient viral (non-HIV) infection. Yep, a common cold or flu. (The flu shot does not prevent all types of colds and flus!)I agree with your decision to get HIV tested.... Read more »

Gardasil plus flu vaccine, false positive HIV?(INFLUENZA VACCINATION AND INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TESTS) (FLU SHOT AND FALSE POSITIVE HIV TESTS)

A week ago my 17-year-old daughter received a letter from Red Cross indicating she screened HIV positive after donating at a recent blood drive. Results were HIV-1/HIV-2 Positive, Confirmatory Indeterminate, NAT Negative. Retesting was done at a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Thanks for your post. Yes, we are trying to get this more recent information out to a wider audience. The influenza vaccine changes from year to year to cover the most likely flu strain candidates for the coming flu season. We do have recent Read more »

Is this an early warning of HIV?

Hi, about 11 days after I had casual sex -the condom broke-, I got one of theworst flus that I ever had... chills followed by high fever, severe muscle aches, etc. The flu symptomslasted about 3 days and then subsided. I heard that people infected...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...during your bodies initial response against thevirus. During this time, a person may show symptoms that look exactly likethe flu (headaches, body aches, fevers, fatigue etc). The symptoms last fora week or so, then go away by themselves. They... Read more »

HIV symptoms but HIV-negative

Dear DoctorAlmost 4 years ago, I had a heteosexual contact with a peson who I strongly suspect to have beem HIV-psoitive. I have had NO such exposure since then.Several days later I developed flu-like symptoms: sore throat, night sweats and enlarged...
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
Although your symptoms are perplexing, given the long standing negative HIV tests, I don't believe you have HIV infection. You did not say what other work up or tests you have also had. If you haven't already, I would consult an infectious disease... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...or immunizations, are treatments that build up your body's defenses against certain infections. For example, many people get flu shots each fall. It can take a few weeks for your immune system to respond after a vaccination. Most vaccines are... Read more »
Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

... Introduction What Is the Flu? How Do You Get the Flu? Who Is at Risk For the Flu? What Are the Symptoms? How Do You Diagnose the Flu? How Do You Read more »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...around a cut as it's healing. For your immune system to repair the damage and clear any infection that's present, cells and fluids are recruited to the site of the damage. This shows up as swelling, redness and pain. Inflammation can appear... Read more »
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I had hiv symptoms for the last two years and still..............

Posted by testednegative
...new symptoms like periodic swelling of lymph nodes and appearance of rashes behind my earlobes, my sore throat was almost ever persistent. I lost good amount of weight and was looking thin, wherever i go my friends and relatives would ask why u... Read more »

INFECTION

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
RASH ON MY CHEST, I HAD A WEIRD ALMOST LIKE A CUT MARK ON MY PENIS, IT LOOKED LIKE A SMALL CUT OR SOMETHING BUT IT WASNT AND IT LASTED THREE DAYS, I HAVE A SINUS INFECTION: CLOGGED NOSE, COUGHING ALOT, YELLOW FLEM I HAD TODAY, IS ALL THIS LINKED TO... Read more »

Persistent Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello. I have posted before and would like to ask again about symptoms. I have had for over 1 month now swollen glands on and off, fever daily, headache daily, fatigue, on going sinus infection. I have been to the doctors and have gone through the... Read more »

HIV and HPV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...HIV up until 8 months now on elisa tests at a state funded clinic in Minnesota. I have been able to recover from colds and flus in the past. Does that mean my body is able to make antibodies against these things, or for some reason not HPV, I... Read more »