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Nasal Secretions & HIV Infection

When I was in a bus last 3 days. Some fluids from a man, in front of me, spilled into my left eye, I thought it might be his nasal secretions, I'm not sure. I know that nasal secretions containing blood results hiv infection. However I don't know...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...secretions "spilled" into your eye from a guy in front of you while riding on a bus??? Hmm . . . he must have had one serious runny nose! Your HIV risk is nonexistent. Nasal mucous generally does not contain blood.Dr. Bob Read more »

Runny nose

I have been told that having a runny nose is a sign or could be a sign of hiv. Is this true? Read more »

Hiv - Complicaded Question.

Hi Doc =)First, thanks for all support you have been giving for everyone here. =)Well, i had a anal... Read more »
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An Overview of Prezista (Darunavir, TMC114)

...cut the viral protein chains down to their functional sizes, thereby preventing the formation of mature virus particles. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Darunavir, taken with ritonavir, was initially approved by the U.S. Food and Drug administration... Read more »
Project Inform

Flu Season and Living With HIV

...flu, come on slowly and last only a few days, usually less than a week. Common symptoms are sore throat, sneezing, coughing, runny nose and congestion. Older children and adults rarely get more than a mild fever, if at all. Flu symptoms ... Read more »
Black AIDS Institute

Rumor Control: Can I Contract HIV From an Experimental AIDS Vaccine?

...made by weakening the virus until it's still alive but can't cause serious harm. In most cases, the worst that can happen is a runny nose. Inactivated -- scientists completely kill the virus and then incorporate dead pieces of it into the... Read more »
The Body

Michigan Lifts Ban on HIV-Positive Inmates Serving Food; South Carolina Inmate Segregation Comes Under Fire

...service -- but also noted that they cannot have "cuts, sores, and dermatitis (above the torso), diarrhea, uncontrolled cough, runny nose, and poor general hygiene." The Messenger didn't report whether HIV-negative food workers must follow these... Read more »
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Runny nose?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Sorry if this sounds stupid but I know ARS brings around flu like symptoms and was wondering if a runny nose was one of them? Read more »

What have I done....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I received unprotected oral sex from a massage girl in Beijing. 4 weeks later I got a bad cold with a sore throat and really runny nose. I first thought this was just because I did two transatlantic flights in a weekend and was run down but then... Read more »

ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is a runny nose, and sore throat that last 2 days with no fever or flu like symptoms indicative of HIV. I had sex with someone who tested pos Read more »

Coryza (runny nose), cough, or nasal congestion

Posted by Anonymous
...are NOT what one may typically expect with ARS. This does not say that if you have these, you definitely don't have ARS (or HIV). However, these symptoms are much more indicative of one of the numerous flu viruses and common cold viruses which... Read more »