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Enlarged Spleen Acute Hiv Syndrome

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a high risk experience in a high risk part of the world

I recently had unprotected sex with a sex worker in Bangkok(a fairly well-known hotbed for HIV/AIDS). About 11 days after my encounter, i began experiencing a very mild sore throat which seemed to only bother me when i woke up first thing in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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...Hello,1. "Symptoms" are notoriously unreliable in predicting who is or is not HIV infected. The bottom line is that you put yourself at risk for STDs, including HIV, by having unprotected sex and consequently Read more »

Enlarged spleen

Dear Dr Henry,I am a 50 year old, HIV + (1991) male. My spleen has been enlarged for the past 6... Read more »

Enlarged Spleen.

Dear Sir, I am 20 yrs old. 6months ago, I noticed an enlarged part in the left part of my abdomen.... Read more »
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Enlarged spleen, antibodies and testing

Posted by Questioningone, 1 Reply
...exposure. It has now been little over a month since the exposure (a long long post further back with more detail about that) Is an enlarged spleen connected to a high amount of antibodies in the body? Thinking of taking a test as soon as... Read more »

enlarged spleen

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is an enlarged spleen a sign of hiv? On and off i have been having a sort of dull pain in the upper left portion of my stomach, under my ribs. What Read more »

enlarged spleen

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...How common is it to have an enlarged spleen approximately 6 weeks after possible exposure. My exposure was protected sex/giving unprotected oral sex with upper class prostitute Read more »

Enlarged spleen

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Anyone ever hear of an enlarged spleen with someone who is infected? Read more »