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How Does Having Mono Affect My Hiv

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need some comfort!!!!!

hello Dr. Horwath and thank you for all the much needed help you provide many of us with. I really need some peace of mind. I have remained abstinent for two years. I have had no possible exposures to hiv since then. Over the holidays I began to...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...The symptoms - fatigue, sore throat - you describe are consistent with mononucleosis. You tested HIV negative and your persistent worries about the test results is a sign of anxiety. Let it go. Read more »

Mono affect testing?

Hi doctor,I tested positive for mononucleosis one month after a possible high risk exposure to hiv.... Read more »

Still worried..

Hi, Dr. DeJesus. I promise this is the last time I will ask you a question.I wrote to you before... Read more »
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Posted by Raider, 4 Replies
...though even tho both guys claim that they are as clean as a whistle. So I here you all asking why not visit a GP? u could have mono or just the flu? I did visit the GP and had blood tests for Mono and other common viruses. The blood work came... Read more »

ARS Symptoms Question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hello, I was wondering.. I had mono 6 yrs ago, swollen lymph nodes, white patches on back on tonsils, fatigue, and fever. This came aboout 5-6 weeks after a unprotected Read more »

mono or hiv?? HELP!!!!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...got my first tattoo. I watched him take a new needle out of the pack but Im still scared. I just want to know the symptoms of mono ANYBODY HELP ME!!! I do feel tired alot of times and I hear that mono or flu-like illness is a symptom of HIV. I... Read more »

Mono vs. HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...has had a colorful past, how does he know). Anyway I had a severe sore throat and went to the dr. and I tested positive for mono and oral herpes HSV1 which was causing the severe sore throat. I'm still concerned with HIV. I read an article... Read more »