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Hiv And Lymphadenopathy

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lymphadenopathy after risky exposure = HIV

Dear Dr. BobI write to you again (100% hiv infected 2010) because I have a problem. So I know you are a busy man. And I really do think u deserve so much for all the great work that u always provide to people living with HIV and WW regarding there...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Dear Sir,You can continue to "believe" whatever you wish; however, your beliefs do not change reality.You have been to your general practitioner and two HIV specialist physicians. All three have advised you that your lymph nodes are not... Read more »

Lymph Node diagnosed as Tuberculous lymphadenopathy due to HIV?

I have had a swollen lymph node on the right side neck since last 2 years. but since last one month... Read more »

What is Lymphadenopathy...

(1)May i know what is Lymphadenopathy?? (all i know is it is a hiv symptom) What its look like and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Wisconsin: AIDS Resource Center Expands Services

The AIDS Resource Center (ARC) of Wisconsin is adding medical care services to its Green Bay facility, becoming a comprehensive one-stop center for more than 600 people living with HIV/AIDS in the region. Mike Gifford, ARC's chief operating... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Montreal Gazette Profiles Haitian Orphanage That Cares for Children Affected by HIV/AIDS

The Montreal Gazette on Thursday profiled Maison Arc en Ciel, an orphanage outside of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, that cares for children affected by HIV/AIDS. The facility, which was founded in 1996 by Danielle and Robert Penette of Montreal, houses... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Still Says Gay Men Can't Donate Blood

The American Red Cross (ARC) and other blood organizations are calling for a change in the Food and Drug Administration policy that excludes men from donating blood if they have had sexual contact with another man even once since 1977. Instead, they... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Primary HIV Infection

Primary HIV infection (PHI) refers to the period of time immediately after initial infection, which is characterized by a prolific phase in viral replication (sometimes up to one million copies of virus) and an acute drop in the CD4 count. However,... Read more »
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Lymphadenopathy - symptoms

Posted by ManyQuestions, 1 Reply
I have had multiple symptoms of hiv over the last three and a half months, although I don't recall any of them happening together. (tiredness, oral ulcer, joint pain, small swollen lymph nodes in neck and on one side of groin, lymph nodes also... Read more »

HIV Rash???-HELP..

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What does a HIV type rash look like? It is part of ARS or ARC? When does it happen? Is it the first sign of HIV or AIDS???..please please help me..I cant take the worry and my doctor won't see me for two weeks!..I HATE HMO's

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HIV Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Fever 95%
adenopathy 74%
pharyngitis 70%
rash 70%
myalgias 54%
Diarrhea 32%
Nausea 21%
hepatosplenomegaly 14%
weight loss 13%
Thrush 12%

50-90% of people who are infected have these ARS symptoms.

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Posted by Anonymous
I am a med student just starting out and would like to more on arc. What it is and how it effects your body? I also heard that a person can recieve HIV and become asymptomatic and be immuned to it. Is this true?

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