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Can You Have The Symptoms Of Hiv And Be Hiv Negative

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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 Read more »

SYMPTOMS OF HIV BUT ALL TEST NEGATIVE

I HAD SEX WITH 4 CONDOMS ON WITH PROSTITUTES 3 TIMES BUT ALL THE TIME WITH 4 CONDOMS AND I HAVE... Read more »

ARS Symptoms yes HIV negative

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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 »
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What Is HIV?

...married or single. It's what you do, not who you are, that puts you at risk for HIV. How Long Does It Take to Feel a Symptom of HIV? People can have HIV for 10 years or more and never show any symptoms. Other people can get symptoms... Read more »
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What Is HIV?

...is about 600 to 1,500) How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Most people cannot tell that they have been 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,... Read more »
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Starting Anti-HIV Medications

...to start treatment. How will I know when to start anti-HIV medications? It's time to start treatment if: you have severe symptoms of HIV infection or are diagnosed with AIDS your CD4 count is below 500 cells/mm 3 (especially below 350... Read more »
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STILL SCARED

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...HAS ANYONE EVER HEARD OF SOMEONE BEING POSITIVE AFTER TESTING NEG ON HIV ANTIBODY TEST AFTER 4 YRS.NO OTHER POSSIBLE EXPOSURE. I HAVE HAD 2 TEST BOTH NEG BUT I STILL FEEL LIKE THE TEST ARE WRONG Read more »

HIV2 TESTING?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is hiv2 prevalent in the United States? If you still seem to be having symptoms of hiv but are testing negative on the hiv1 test after the six month period what are your options for testing. God Bless all. Read more »

HIV-2 Stats

Posted by Anonymous
...breakdown by state, the breakdown by color, gender etc. it should help allay fears slightly that if you have symptoms and are HIV-1 negative, you should not immediately assume you have HIV-2. I understand that there are many people who will... Read more »

ARS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is it possible to experience ARS symptoms beginning at 6 1/2 weeks after a possible incident? I have what I think is a swollen lymph node under my jaw, at least I think it's my lymph node, it's directly under my jawbone...that's the only place it... Read more »