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How Long Does A Sore Throat Last With Ars

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White Coating+sore throat+cough=ARS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Its been 2 weeks today since exposure. I've been coughing and had a mild sore throat for the past week (dry cough). This morning woke up with white coating which rubbed off, but came back tonight. ARS? Read more »

Sore throat

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
After a long period of oral sex on a female, the following occured: 3 weeks to the day a sore throat that lasted 2-3 days, a cough w/post nasal drip that lasted 5-6 days. No fever, nodes, rash, etc. Is this consistent with ARS symptoms? Thanks.

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Sore throat

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
3 weeks to the day after possible exposure developed a sore throat. 2 days later started with a tickle in throat and cough. Later developed post nasal drip. (I think that's what it's called) Sore throat lasted 2 days. I've heard any drainage,... Read more »

Pharyngitis vs. a Sore Throat

Posted by Anonymous
Hi all,

I had a low risk exposure 4 1/2 weeks ago. Yesterday I developed a sore throat and today a rough, dry cough and have lost my voice. Does this sound like ARS? I have hear that pharyngitis is a common part of ARS but I'm not sure if that is... Read more »

sore throat

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
does ARS is sore throat with fever,achy muscles, dripping nose or only sore throat?

because I only have sore throat..

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2 times unprotected sex, severe sore throat

Hi DoctorYour site is very informative and your humour is absolutely brilliant!I wanted to ask a question that has probably been asked in many variations but I have read some conflicting info on different sites so your opinion would be so welcome.I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Once again the information and reassurance you request was already waiting for you in the archives. See below.Dr. BobYou've helped so many..please one more!Apr 17, 2008 I have been on your site for the past 10 weeks reading, learning, and... Read more »

Deep-throating unprotected Tranny with possible sores in my throat

Thank you, Dr. Franscino, for all your great humor, knowledge and ability to make me relax a bit over the years. This has been addressed a lot in the archives, yet not as specifically as my neurosis would enjoy. If you could give me some...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Skipping right over the whole issue of a "straight" guy with a girlfriend being worried about acquiring HIV from trauma due to deep throating a tallywhacker (albeit one attached to a tranny), let's proceed right to your... Read more »

How long does ARS symptoms can last?

You said to this girl in the past (that tested negaative after 12 monthes) that ARS can be present six monthes at the most. I am 2.5 monthes with the symptms and I already feel that my hands and legs are falling asleep especially if not active for...
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 did not indicate whether you had been tested for HIV or not. Remember, the studies or ARS symtoms are in people who have evidence of HIV infection by antibody testing. Most people have an acute flu like syndrome which lasts for a few days to a... Read more »

strep throat and ARS

Hello Dr , if you had a sore throat and it was related to ars what would the throat swab read, Mono, Strep or some other Virus. I really would like to know as my dr said its strep and its bacterial,(not related to ARS) then another dr said ars can...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Most likely if you have strep throat, that's all you have. It isn't impossible to have strep throat and ARS simultaneously. The sore throat of ARS is due to HIV and throat swabs would be negative if that were the only thing going on.... Read more »
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