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Canker Sore Scared To Death

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...positive.Take a read through the archives of this forum. You should find the information enlightening and reassuring. To put your HIV fears permanently to rest get a single HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark. I'm quite confident the result... Read more »

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ARS symptoms, scared to death, please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...symptoms are not reliable to diagnose hiv, but comeon, this cant all be a co incidence!! i also failed to mention having mouth/canker sores (4 of them at a time) in my mouth and my upper gum. Now , i will go get tested coz i know i got it,... Read more »

CANKER SORE

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...IS HAVING A CANKER SORE IN YOUR MOUTH AFTER 7 DAYS OF CONTACT IS THIS A SYMPTOM OF ACUTE HIV PLEASE HELP Read more »

Scared!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Everything was OK for the first three weeks or so, then I got a mysterious sore in my mouth. The student health clinic said it was an aphthous ulcer. It went away after a week or so. Another week or so later I got a case of pinkeye, and was... Read more »

Canker sores scaring the **** out of me -- HELP!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...below... (deep kissed another man and he nibbled on my nipple and caused small cut (half the size of a pinhead).... I developed two canker sores at four weeks out with no other noticeable symptoms... now have third canker sore... despite having... Read more »