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Can You Feel Your Lymph Nodes

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Risk Exposure - Feeling Anxious and Swollen Glands

Hello there, Apologies if this has been answered before. I have been through the site but there is still anxiety.My story is somewhat a little shameful and definitely been a little stupid of late. I am a gay male who met up with another male in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Sexperience #1. Generally PEP would not be recommended for oral sex with a partner of unknown (reportedly negative) status.Sexperience #2. Unprotected (including broken-condom) receptive anal sex carries the highest risk for HIV... Read more »

swollen lymph nodes in armpit

Hello,I had protected sex with someone who put the condom on me. One week later I had swollen lymph... Read more »

Lymph nodes

Dear doctor please explain to me how the person feels the lymph nodes during primary HIV infection:... Read more »
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The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...exposed or infected. Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands, muscle aches, or rash. Some people do not notice the symptoms because the symptoms are mild, or people... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...generally occur within 2 to 4 weeks. The most common symptoms are fever, fatigue, and rash. Others include headache, swollen lymph glands, sore throat, feeling achy, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and night sweats. It is easy to overlook the signs... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Immune Restoration Syndrome

...other patients and with different infections. It was called "immune recovery syndrome." Some patients developed fever and swollen lymph nodes. Others had inflammation in various parts of their bodies. These problems showed up after the... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...future) outbreak of genital herpes are fever, headache, muscle aches, painful or difficult urination, vaginal discharge, and swollen glands in the groin area. Often, though, people dont recognize their first or subsequent outbreaks. People who... Read more »
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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 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 »

Armpit nodes vs Fat pockets LOL

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hello all, hopefully everyone is doing great and enjoying the day. I have a question with regards to armpit nodes....and I know that symptoms do not equal HIV desease...but I do have a question... When checking armpit nodes...do you have Read more »

HIV SYMPTOMS???

Posted by nomanalone, 1 Reply
...since the end of February, have been having headaches daily. Also I have had pain in my ears and neck. It feels as though my lymph nodes are throbbing, but there is no swelling. I have heard that lymph nodes do not hurt when experiencing HIV... Read more »