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Early Symptoms?

Doctor,Thank you for your response and advice. Today I went for my almost 6 week test. I should be getting the results in a couple of days. The doctor diagnosed today my sore throat as an acid reflux. He prescribed me a medicine. However, tonight I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."symptoms"). As I have frequently stated in this forum, symptoms are notoriously unreliable in predicting who is and is not HIV infected. Do I think your three to four red dots are HIV ARS? No, I do not. Good luck on your HIV test George.... Read more »

Itchy rashes?

Hi Mr Kull, I had an unprotected oral sex encounter with a guy months ago. Weeks later some extremely itchy rashes with tiny bump heads developed mainly on my calfs and thighs for around 2 weeks. Then about 2-3weeks after i recovered from the...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...answered by a medical professional, in person. And, as I've repeated many times in this forum, attempting to ascertain your HIV status based on symptoms that you are experiencing is bound to be stressful and futile.RMK Read more »

Worried: HIV related symptoms for 16 months

I have been very worried for the last year and a half. After a brief sexual encounter with another man I began experiencing these symptoms: initially intense itching on my ankles and stomach. Then it was accompanied by intense joint pain in my left...
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
...You do not have HIV infection. I would consult a dermatologist.MH Read more »

What is thrush?

I know this is for mental health but you seem to respond more than anyone else I have written to, so I will ask you again for your help. If I have a rash type thing on my backside...does it have to do with heat and maybe just a rash, or could this...
Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Response from Michael Shernoff, M.S.W.

Psychotherapist and Author
Your question is a medical one that I am not at all qualified to answer. You will need to resubmit your question to the Body's medical expert in order to receive a response from an expert who is qualified to give you an answer. I apologize for not... Read more »
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Posted by thinker, 3 Replies
...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 did... Read more »

HIV ARS stories

Posted by thinker, 3 Replies
...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 did... Read more »

Itch w/no rash

Posted by bigdogdog, 1 Reply
...been dealing with a nondescript itch and no visible rash. It has been 5 weeks since an episode that potentially exposed me to HIV. I have been dealing with this itch since the beginning of November. Any thoughts or ideas as to the cause? ... Read more »

Rash

Posted by Hal64, 2 Replies
...to the family doctor and described it to the lab tech, who both told me that rashes are common (not with me). I've read that HIV rashes (an early symptom) can show up anywhere on the body. Do you have knowledge or experience with a similar rash?... Read more »