Hiv Early Days
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University of Minnesota, School of MedicineAccording to data from cohort studies like the ART collaborative data base, your chances to progress to AIDS over the next 3 years are close to zero. Minor symptoms (ie fatigue and increased skin rashes)and increased risk for some infections (like... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,If PEP is indicated, a full course would be 28 days. Would 26 days of PEP be effective in your case? No one really can say.You did not provide the details of your potential HIV exposure. Consequently, I cannot evaluate your level of... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHi4 days is soon. Was the sex protected? If not it should be especially with your viral load where it is. There are studies showing that if we stay on our medications and keep our viral load at undetectable the chances of transmission are decreased... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,I would strongly agree with the assessment of the infectious disease physician monitoring your course of PEP (even if she is less than friendly to you!).1. Your exposure was extremely brief, just one thrust. And that thrust was condom-covered,... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Replyi had vaginal sex with a girl, the condom fell off, was unprotected briefly.
4 days later i got a rash on my chest, lasted less than a day.
the next day i got prety sick, vomiting and diareaha, was just a 24 hour thing.
i'm thinking these symptoms are... Read more »
Posted by thinker, 3 RepliesHello to all,
I would really appreciate it if some of you out there would share your stories with me about your experience with ARS (early symptoms) before you were diagnosed HIV +. What type of symptoms did you have? How long after your exposure... Read more »
Posted by paranoiafreak, 1 ReplyDoes anyone here experience persistent dry mouth and throat and white coated tongue and peripheral neuropathy (Burning, stinging, tingling feet and hands which is persistent?
This has occur after 3 months of lowgrade fever and 2 episodes of hives... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHello people,
First i'd like to say that The Body is a great site and i think it has many visitors from outside the US. So do i from Holland.
I'm suffering whith the following problem:
In august 2001 I have had protected oral and latex protected... Read more »
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