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Does Runny Nose Mean I Have AIDS

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Runny nose

I have been told that having a runny nose is a sign or could be a sign of hiv. Is this true?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
No. Read more »

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...flu, come on slowly and last only a few days, usually less than a week. Common symptoms are sore throat, sneezing, coughing, runny nose and congestion. Older children and adults rarely get more than a mild fever, if at all. Flu symptoms ... Read more »
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Sweating

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...make me sweat. I am not overweight either. Any chance that I am seroconverting at this late day in the game? I am also having a runny nose like post nasal drip. i am considering testing again at the 12 month mark. Any ideas?? Read more »

Runny nose?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Sorry if this sounds stupid but I know ARS brings around flu like symptoms and was wondering if a runny nose was one of them? Read more »

Coryza (runny nose), cough, or nasal congestion

Posted by Anonymous
...are NOT what one may typically expect with ARS. This does not say that if you have these, you definitely don't have ARS (or HIV). However, these symptoms are much more indicative of one of the numerous flu viruses and common cold viruses which... Read more »

What have I done....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I received unprotected oral sex from a massage girl in Beijing. 4 weeks later I got a bad cold with a sore throat and really runny nose. I first thought this was just because I did two transatlantic flights in a weekend and was run down but then... Read more »