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How Severe Are Hiv Symptoms

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No disease found after severe HIV symptoms for over 7 months

Dear doctor,For over 7 months I have been suffering from 'unexplained' symptoms that started with a strange illness in which I've had:- flu like feeling, burning armpits- night sweats- sore throat- constipation and gasThese symptoms...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there,I can only imagine how frustrating this situation must be for you. I'm not sure what is causing these symptoms, and my only suggestion is that you continue to work with your doctors to determine a possible cause(s). What I can tell you... Read more »

Severe symptoms, falling lymphocytes

Dear Dr, I would greatly appreciate a quick answer since I need to take some urgent action. I am... Read more »

Severe symptoms, falling lymphocytes

Dear Doctor, I had one PCR positive but all other negative so far!Severe symptoms, falling... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Women With HIV Have More Severe Menopause Symptoms

A study by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital indicated that women with HIV have more severe hot flashes than women without HIV, and the hot flashes have a larger disruption on their quality of life (QOL) and daily functioning. The... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

HIV Infection in Women

Overview Current Research Transmission Signs and Symptoms of HIV Infection Gynecologic Screening Survival Among HIV-Infected Women Early Diagnosis More Information References for Statistics Overview The number of women with HIV (human... Read more »

Increased Hot Flash Severity and Burden Among Perimenopausal HIV-Infected Women

Sara Looby, Ph.D., ANP-BC Click image to enlarge. --> At the 20th Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2013), we spoke with Sara Looby, Ph.D., ANP-BC, a research nurse practitioner with the Program in... Read more »
Tibotec Therapeutics

HIV/AIDS Update -- New Intelence Labeling: Severe Skin and Hypersensitivity Reactions

Dear Healthcare Professional: Tibotec Therapeutics , in cooperation with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, would like to inform you of an important safety update to the Severe Skin Reactions WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS section (5.1) of the... Read more »
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Severe Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
How severe are the symptoms of HIV when you first say contract the virus and how severe aree they say after 5 years with the virus ? Read more »

severe symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Anyone know any other illnesses that can cause mono-like illness for 1 month, plus a week of diahrea during it? I ask because I tested negative for hiv 30 weeks after an exposure. 6 weeks after this low risk exposure, I developed all these symtoms,... Read more »

Severe symptoms but still tests negative

Posted by Brickwall, 1 Reply
I have a uniqe and a long story.

In short high risk in Thailand, severe primary infection after 3 weeks, these symptoms has just continued and slightly changed, to other/more serious.

I did antibody test after 4 weeks, 8 weeks PCR1, Combotest all... Read more »

Sexual exposure- severe HIV FEAR, Pls help

Posted by rajkumar76, 2 Replies
This is with ref to my one and only sexual encounter outside my marriage of 10 years with a sex worker in India on 20 May 2014. It happened because my friends pushed me into it and gave me a viagra 50 to reduce my inhibition etc.

The vaginal sex was... Read more »