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Hiv Symptoms Swollen Lymph Nodes

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lymph node swelling

Hi,Thanks for taking the time to answer my question.I'm HIV + and originally found out because I had TB as indicated by swollen lymph node above collar bone plus night sweats etc. The TB was thought to be eliminated but about 12 months later...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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...post.Tuberculosis can be a very serious and sometimes difficult to manage complication of HIV. It's probably right that your TB symptoms (swollen lymph node) returned because of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (IRIS). While TB... Read more »

was convinced i had primary hiv thru oral. tested -

its not a question more a little stroy. i had an unprotected blow job off a hooker last apr 18th. i... Read more »

unprotected sex ,swollen forever+donation 50$ thank you

DEAR Dr Bob. hope you are doing well. i had unprotected sex with a girl i met in a bar 4 times in... Read more »
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The Well Project

Cancers

...disease) Lymphomas can be more advanced and difficult to treat in HIV-positive people, especially CNS lymphoma. Symptoms Swollen lymph nodes Fever, chills, sweats Weight loss Diagnosis Biopsy of affected lymph node More... Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...these cases, these symptoms should be brought to the attention of your health provider. Common symptoms of IRIS include fever, swollen lymph nodes, skin lesions and rashes, changes in breathing, pneumonia, hepatitis, abscesses and eye... Read more »
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What Is AIDS?

... has more information on CD4 cells. Without treatment, your CD4 cell count will most likely go down. You might start having signs of HIV disease like fevers, night sweats, diarrhea, or swollen lymph nodes. If you have HIV disease, these problems... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Lymphoma

...B-cells multiply quickly for many years, more mutations occur. Some of these mutations cause cancer. About 4% of people with symptoms of HIV disease develop NHL each year. The rate of NHL in people with HIV is over 80 times higher than for the... Read more »
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questions about symptoms

Posted by lion355, 2 Replies
...Everywhere I read it says an early symptom of HIV is swollen lymph nodes. Is it only an early symptom of HIV or is it also a symptom of someone who's had HIV for some time, possibly Read more »

swollen lymph nodes

Posted by lkeller4u, 1 Reply
...How can I tell if I have swollen lymph nodes in my armpits. My armpits seem a little puffy or swollen but there is nothing sticking out and it doesnt hurt. I can feel Read more »

I know this may sound ridiculous...

Posted by darkwithrobots, 2 Replies
...this way? I just got extremely scared because I have been showing "symptoms" of HIV, such as sickness/flu like symptoms and swollen lymph nodes. Help? I've been to some doctors to ask advice about it, and some say yes while some say that it... Read more »

Help me please-Shane, Copper or anyone

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...come in contact with vaginal secretions. With this type of exposure, I would not even think of HIV but the symptoms. I got a swollen lymph node, flu like symptoms for a week and this was at the end of week 1. Arthrithis type pain for almost 10... Read more »