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Headache During Seroconversion

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Could seroconversion be possible for this long?

So I've been suffering of a constant weird headache. I suffer from migraines, so I know what a migraine is; and this one feels like a migraine but not as bad. I feels pressure around my forehead, eyes and ears, i noticed im having trouble...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

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Hi there,Your symptoms are not HIV-related. I would suggest working with your doctor to determine what could be causing them.In health,Richard... Read more »

Treatment before seroconversion

Is there any point in beginning treatment during the flu-like symptoms of the acute phase? Although... Read more »

Could contrast dye from MRIs delay seroconversion

Dear Doc,14 months ago I had unprotected sex with a woman during her period. Three weeks later had... Read more »
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Anyone have a strong seroconversion and lived long

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I had a very strong seroconversion that lasted almost almost 3 months. This was about 3 weeks after exposure I started with fever, night sweets and severe headaches.. continued for for 3 months. I was wondering if anyone else had something like... Read more »

No One has a real idea about seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had an exposure and tested at 102 days and thought i was in the clear. I know read a thread about seroconverting 6 months to 12 months???? So based on this my 3 month -ve is worthless. I guess my diarrhea, headaches, appendicitis, and allergies... Read more »

Seroconversion question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I just have one question. I was tested at the three month window after an encounter and it turned up negative. Before this time, I had some of the symptoms, light rash, headache, flu-like. However, after the test (about a month) I had some... Read more »

Holiday Seroconversion

Posted by AnxiousTester, 3 Replies
My last possible exposure to HIV was August 2:
-I took a test on Nov 12 (Three months later) and I was negative. I felt happy and trusted the test. This is where things get unusual........
-Nov 23, on Black Friday, I suffered incredible... Read more »