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What do Swollen lymph Nodes feel Like??

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
What do Swollen lymph Nodes Feel Like??, Can people with Hiv always feel them or do they just come around during ars and then go down?, I think I feel something under my jaw on my left side., Not noticeable, only if I look for it., Is that normal? I... Read more »

Bump or lymph node?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Can any tell what the difference between a bump or lymph node. All of a sudden i developed a bump in my groin. Help! Read more »

lymph nodes

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How long are the lymph nodes painful with an acute infection? Read more »

neck lymph node

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I was wondering what the lymph nodes in the neck would feel like. I can feel hard lumps just under the corner of my jaw and can feel my pulse in them. Are these enlarged lymph nodes or the carotid sinus? The one on the right is larger than on the... Read more »

Lymph nodes or fat--seriously

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I've gained some weight in the past few years and when feeling for my lymph nodes I can't tell (especially in groin or arm pit) whether I'm feeling fat or a node. do they feel the same? If they do feel the same how can you or your doctor tell the... Read more »
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Treatment Action Group

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 »
Project Inform

Consider How HIV Treatment Fits Into Your Life

Are You Ready? It can be hard to take medicines and stay on them when you're feeling well. It's easier to remember and take them when you feel sick. Studies show that even doctors have a hard time staying on a short course of medication, such as... Read more »
ACRIA and GMHC

Personal Perspective: I'm Not Gay

Never was, never will be. I can't claim to be something I was raised to hate. I'm just me, and I do what makes me feel good. Besides, my folks raised me as a Christian and they would be really disappointed in me if I didn't live my life in the same... Read more »