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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you feel. Your mind is a powerful thing. 1.There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. HIV is a virus that attacks...
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shared a crack pipe, 3 days later showing HIV symptoms

Hi, I am very worried about possible contraction of HIV. I relapsed smoking crack with two guys who were HIV positive. I don't think I had cuts on my lips, but my gums were and are a bit inflamed. They bled later when I brushed. If there was...
David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Response from David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

South Florida Center for Counseling and Therapy
Please see previous post to this concern <a href="http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SubstanceUse/Q227530.html" target=_new>here</a>.... Read more »

Symptoms of HIV after 4 days

You have been an inspiration for people terrified and panicked with exposure to HIV. My story is that for the first time in my life I had protected sex(vaginal and oral) with 2 prostitutes and 1 protected oral sex with the third one last week. After...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,If the latex condoms you used were used properly and didn't break during the sexual activity, your HIV risk would be essentially nonexistent.Regarding your symptoms, these are not consistent with or suggestive of HIV ARS (acute retroviral... Read more »

Hives every day--- symptom of initial infection?

Hi,I had an occupational exposure with hiv-unknown blood in early september, and finished a 28-day course of PEP on the 30th. about a week and a half after that, i started getting hives. at first it was one or two at a time that i thought were...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Generally speaking, hives or urticarial eruptions are not all that common in HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). I'd recommend seeing an allergist or dermatologist for further evaluation.Good luck.Dr. Bob... Read more »

day and night sweating with fever symptom of HIV?

Night sweating is symptom of hiv. But day and night sweating with fever is a symptom of hiv? My sweating is not excessive. Is it due to hiv? Please help me because i didn't find my answer anywhere....
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello there-Fevers and sweats would/could be a symptom of a variety of illnesses including those related to infections (such as HIV). However, it is very very nonspecific and could be a symptom of too numerable to count other illnesses (e.g.... Read more »
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Symptoms Appear After 5 Days??

Posted by SelfRevelations
I've been married &amp; Hiv+ for almost 22 years. My husband has never been tested for Hiv and he has never been sick, shown or developed any symptoms Hiv related. Just yesterday, he tells me that he had unprotected sex w/ a female who claims that... Read more »

Gatritis after 6 days a symptom?

Posted by twit
Possible exposure to HIV 15 days ago (unprotected sex with a Thai sex worker). Developed bad gastritis (nausea, loss of apetite, etc) 6 days later (after three or four serious nights of drinking and eating spicy food). Could the gastritis be a... Read more »

Symptoms 2 days later HIV

Posted by Jay12312, 3 Replies
About 2 weeks ago I had unprotected sex. 2 days later I started to experience the symptoms of HIV. Is this to early?? I have read on many sites that symptoms start to show in days all the way to weeks and months. Does anyone know the correct... Read more »

Question about symptoms and about aids charities

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had what some would say is a low-risk exposure a couple months ago. I performed oral-sex on a gay man of unknown hiv status. i was sick at the time with a bad throat infection and bronchitis. but, still, i have been told that the chances are very... Read more »