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extended sore throat, dizziness- sign of hiv

Dear Dr. Sowadsky, About a year ago, I had unprotected sex with a woman I did not know. The penetration lasted less than a minute since I was afraid of STDs. That evening, I returned to my apartment to find small red dots appearing on the head of my...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

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Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Thank you for your question.There is no way for me to tell you what could be causing your symptoms. Yoursymptoms can be due to numerous causes, and only your physician can tell youwhat is causing your symptoms. I am enclosing below a review of the... Read more »

headaches and memory loss

My knowledge of HIV and AIDS symptoms is very limited so I ask this question very blindly. I once... Read more »

tired and weight loss

I'm diagnosed HIV pos in march. Viral load 2000; CD4 436. Just had CMV and Mycoplasma... Read more »
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Scared of this sore throat at 116 days post exposure ?

Posted by Timmy, 1 Reply
Got tested 93,94 and 108 days by CMIA test - it came non reactive and also HIV RNA test at 108 days which was undetectable but I am again worried now after exhaustion, appetite loss , continuos sore throat and swollen lymph. And testing guidelines... Read more »

sore throat etc..

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi,

I tested negative at 11 weeks. Now, at the 15th week, I have a sore throat, light swollen lymph glands and swallowing is painfull (also tired). It's the third time I have these symptoms now, I'm trying to get on with my life, but symptoms are... Read more »

Numb and confused

Posted by Tygor1, 5 Replies
Hi everyone. I started out this year with a determination to get into a healthier lifestyle. So as of January 2nd, I started going to the gym 5 days a week, up until the beginning of April. I then started feeling really tired, and I thought it... Read more »

TOO TIRED TO DO MY JOB... Am i being a crybaby?

Posted by virginmary, 5 Replies
Hi all,

i have been feeling extremely exhausted the past week and i'm finding it hard to concentrate. My job requires that i see clients on a regular basis and meet sales targets etc, however my energy levels just wont pick up. I got my cd4 count... Read more »