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Does Runny Nose Mean I Have Hiv

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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 »

If it's a cold, where is the runny nose

Dr. Bob I, like so many, enjoy your answers and comments thanks so much. I dropped a fifty dollar... Read more »

Nasal Secretions & HIV Infection

When I was in a bus last 3 days. Some fluids from a man, in front of me, spilled into my left eye,... Read more »
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Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

...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 »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Prezista (Darunavir, TMC114)

...inhibitor (PI). Darunavir works by blocking protease, an enzyme that HV needs to make more copies of itself. During the normal HIV life cycle, an HIV enzyme called protease cuts long chains of HIV proteins into smaller individual functioning... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
The Body

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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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 »