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First Occurrence Of Hiv Symptoms

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Rare occurrence, aids now. How????

Dr. I need an explanation if you could. Back in April 2013, almost one year today, I had unprotected sex with female who was promiscuous. 4 weeks later I got really sick, unable to eat anything and bumpy rash on arms. Lasted a 3 months....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Yes, that is hard to explain, assuming there were no other potential contacts in the interim, and infection was more recent. Or that infection has been around for a very long time, and your body is unable to make the antibodies necessary for the... Read more »

Strange occurrence

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Doubt about first HIV symptoms

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What was your first symptom(s)?

Posted by Goomba, 1 Reply
Would just like to ask what was your first symptom of HIV? When did it happen after exposure?

Was it ...

Diarhea?
Fever?
Swore thoat?
Nothing?
Nausea?
Night Sweats?
Etc.

Just would like to start a poll, I think it will help many people now and in the future.

T... Read more »

What are the first symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I am a female. I was just wondering if some of the women out
there that have hiv/aids would tell me what some of thier first
symptoms where. I would really apprectate it. Thank You.


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what were your first symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Those of you with HIV or AIDS what was your first simptome you notices that began the curriousity that you may have been infected
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what are first symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
hi i am getting tested in a week and i just wanted to know what symptoms occurred that are related to hiv. I could maybe be 6 yrs positive now would I be having any symptoms and also is karposis sarcoma very rare in women Read more »