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Are White Bumps A Possible Sign Of Ars

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Please Help: Would ESR Blood Test Showing High Protein be a Sign of ARS

Hi,Just had my blood work test back. WBC seems to be ok but showing high protein in body (ESR Test). Could slight protein build up in blood be a sign of HIV infection.I am scheduling my test for HIV Wednesday so extremely worried and nervous.Best...
Shannon Southall

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HiThere are many reasons protein levels can be elevated. Blood levels can change for many reasons, the only truly way to know your status is to get tested!Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »

Tiny white bumps on penis

My question may be twofold. I noticed about 6 weeks ago, underneath my penis(bottom side) three... Read more »

ARS with normal white blood cell counts?

Dear Doctor,It is so widespread that HIV is associated with low white blood cells and low... Read more »
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Raspy lungs a sign of ARS????

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I'm still having ARS Symptoms including raspy lungs, cough and dry mouth. I'm to the point I can't sleep at night!!! Are these associates with ARS??? It will be 2 weeks tomorrow for possible exposure... Read more »

Night Sweats? Signs of ARS?

Posted by alex39, 3 Replies
Hi
I am a male and I did perform cunnilingus on a woman for few minutes. (No menstrual blood, and I have no sores or lesions in my mouth).
No Vaginal, No Anal.
9 days later I felt a little bit tired during the day and the same evening I got some chills... Read more »

Is is possible to have ARS at 17 weeks?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is it possible to have symptoms of ARS at 17-18 weeks. I have never had a fever but have had a persistant sore throat for a few weeks and feeling muscle weakness? thanks for any responses

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Is it possible too show ARS symptoms so soon?

Posted by TheTyger
I have read different sources concerning ARS, from textbooks and medical dictionaries, to medical sites on the Internet and thebody.com. Most sources say 2-4 weeks, others say within a month of exposure, still others put the figure at up to 6 weeks.... Read more »