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Enlarged Lymph Nodes At 2 Months

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enlarged lymph nodes

I discovered a week ago that my right axilliary lymph node was wnlarged. On Tuesday i went to see my doc who confirmed the enlargement and she ordered a chest x-ray and ct scan. I had the x-ray done on wednesday and got the results on firday which...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
...thanks for your post.It's good to hear that your follow up tests (chest XR and CT) were normal. The concern in HIV+ persons with enlarged lymph nodes ("glands") is that they could represent things other than the more common infections (including... Read more »

enlarged lymph nodes

I discovered a week ago that I have a painful lymph node under my right armpit. I went to my Doc... Read more »

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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

HIV Symptoms

...flu-like illness within a month or two after exposure to the virus. This illness may include Fever Headache Tiredness Enlarged lymph nodes (glands of the immune system easily felt in the neck and groin) These symptoms usually... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, June 8, 2010

...my unprotected erect penis against his anus with minimal pressure, but we didn't have intercourse. Since then I've had a few enlarged lymph nodes. Is there any chance I could have been infected with HIV during this activity? LIVING WITH... Read more »
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Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

...were in the placebo group. So, people who have had a CD4+ cell count over100 and a low viral load for at least three to six months may be able to stop taking MAC prevention. You should think about restarting MAC prevention if your CD4+ cell count... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...exposure to the virus. This illness, called Acute HIV Syndrome, may include fever, headache, tiredness, nausea, diarrhea and enlarged lymph nodes (organs of the immune system that can be felt in the neck, armpits and groin). These symptoms... Read more »
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Enlarged Lymph Node

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...other symptom that I believe could cause it. I do have pretty bad post nasal drip constantly but I don't think that causes enlarged lymph nodes. I wish I could just get up the courage to go and get tested but I just feel way too scared to. Read more »

enlarged lymph node next to adam's apple

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I noticed enlarged lymph node next to adam's apple.. I have the same under my chin .. this week is 8th week.. isn't it too late for ars?.. Read more »

infection

Posted by walkerbd, 1 Reply
...getting many symptoms, I felt fluish just a few days afterwards, and have since gone through night sweats, upset stomach and now enlarged lymph nodes. No rash however. Needless to say, I,m near to panic, cant sleep and can barely do my job. One... Read more »

Finally...going to get checked out

Posted by Anonymous
...years since my HIV exposure..a few unprotected oral encounters and 1 unprotected intercourse exposure...now I have had a few enlarged lymph nodes in my neck for months..and after 4 years of not wanting to go to get checked up due to my fear of... Read more »