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Swollen and sore lymph nodes in groin and neck.

I am concerned about some symptoms that arose after intercourse considered low risk: I did unprotected oral sex on a girl and also inserted my finger into her vagina. About five days later I had a bubo in the groin, slightly aching Two weeks later...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

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confused groin lymph node question HELP HELP

Hi i am a female and in october i slept with a guy i really no nothing about.I no i need to test... Read more »

Lymph Nodes and ARS

I had a risky exposure recently and I am extremely worried about my lymphadenopathy.It is my... Read more »
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Lymph Node Fibrosis, CD4 T Cells, and Immune Reconstitution

One of the less well-publicized consequences of thepersistent immune activation caused by HIV infection is a type of scarring damageto lymph tissues described as fibrosis. Some early studies of lymph nodes fromHIV-infected individuals reported... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

HIV Drugs Have Harder Time Penetrating Lymph Nodes Than Blood Cells

This article was reported by Healio . Healio reported on a study to determine why antiretrovirals (ARVs) are effective for treating HIV infection, allowing patients to live longer, but do not cure the infection. The study by Timothy Schacker,... Read more »
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Sexually-Transmitted Infections for HIV-Positive People

STDs (sexually transmitted disease) that cause ulcerations (sores on the skin, including on or inside the genitals, mouth, or rectum) can dramatically increase the risk of picking up HIV, due to the fact that ulcers and open sores provide an easy... Read more »
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

HIV in the Blood and Gut: Exploring the Differences

Dr. Steven Deeks Dr. Mike McCune Exposure of genital and intestinal tract mucosal tissues to HIV-infected body fluids is the leading mode of HIV transmission worldwide, as these tissues are rich in activated CD4+ T cells, which are the... Read more »
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groin lymph nodes

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
My glands are swollen now due to strep throat and an ear infection. I mentioned to the doc that I found nodes in my groin that were small -pea sized- and he said they should not be felt in healthy induviduals.
They have been there for about a month.... Read more »

lymph nodes in groin

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey. are the lymph nodes in the groin area palpable? i just started to "feel" my nodes to check if they were ok, and i noticed i could feel small little balls in my groin are. i think its pretty stupid those that say(if its greater than 1cm its... Read more »

Can lymph nodes be swollen and sore seven days

Posted by Tyne2011, 1 Reply
I may have been exposed to HIV a week ago. I took combivir at hr 60, then added kalestra three days later. I think my groin nodes are swollen and sore. Does this make sense ? Please, any advice is appreciated. TY. Read more »

Can messing with your lymph nodes make them sore?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I know...sounds like a stupid question Im sure!

Im just so paranoid about this "swollen lymph node" symptom. I think Im MAKING mine hurt and swell! (If thats possible) I think I push around on them every 15 minutes!! And its only one side thats... Read more »