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How Long Do Early Hiv Symptoms Last

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how long

does it take hiv early symptoms to manifest after the initial contact
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
For people who are not in treatment, the average time between initial infection and symptoms is 10 years. This is an average; the range can be very broad. Read more »

Still terrified about ARS symptoms.

Hi Dr. Bob, I wrote to you earlier "Very worried about ARS symptoms." and I would like to thank you... Read more »

Unprotected Encounter + Symptoms

Dear Dr Bob,9 weeks ago I had unprotected oral and vaginal sex with a girl (that I haven't known... Read more »
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... 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 »
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What Is HIV?

...is about 600 to 1,500) How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Most people cannot tell that they have been exposed or infected. Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands,... Read more »
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Ur Stories on Early HIV Symptoms.

Posted by thinker, 3 Replies
...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 they occurr? How long did they last? What was going through your mind? I have searced the... Read more »

HIV Skin Symptoms (Pics) Please Read

Posted by WorriedOne, 2 Replies
...sound ridiculous but honestly it was one of the first signs that I started to worry. Is it possible that OHL can show up in early stages especially if the viral load is high? Last summer, around June/July (almost a year after possible exposure)... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have read a lot about people who experience symptoms and people who don't experience symptoms of HIV. Does experiencing/notexperiencing symptoms have anything to do with life expectancy? I got very sick with acute HIV--do I have Read more »

PLEASE HELP!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I realize that not all who are infected with HIV show symptoms in the early stages, but I was wondering how many people on this board displayed symptoms, what kinds, and at what times after exposure? Thanks! Read more »