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Do You Get Soar Throats When You Have Hiv

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Can a throat culture accurately detect HIV infection?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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... Hi,No, it cannot. Throat cultures are used to diagnose conditions such as strep throat, not HIV. The only way to diagnose HIV is with an HIV-specific Read more »

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soar throat=hiv?

Posted by Anonymous
...someone please help,doctor kull says that a soar throat is a possable sign of hiv amongst other things.Others tell me that a soar throat is not related to hiv.Im so confused.Ive had Read more »

Sore Throat, HIV or Anxiety

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Went to the doctor and prescribed me cipro. And then about 6 weeks later I developed flu-like symptoms which included sore throat, fever, chills, diarrea, cold sweat and body aches which lasted about 2 days with slight fatigue that lingered for... Read more »

Sore Throat And Colds Have Nothing To Do With HIV!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...http://www.hopkins-aids.edu/forum/view_question.html?section_id=61&id=48209&category_id=0 The doctor says that neither the frequency of, nor susceptibility to common colds (including sore throat symptoms) is different in HIV+ people. Apart from... Read more »

soar throat

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...to hiv.Im so confused.Ive had a soar throat now for 3 days where im caughing out some yellow mucas.What other types of soar throats are there if this type is not linked to hiv.Lets just say Ive had a low risk exposoire and Im extremly worried... Read more »