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If I Have Ars Will I Have Runny Nose

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If it's a cold, where is the runny nose

Dr. Bob I, like so many, enjoy your answers and comments thanks so much. I dropped a fifty dollar check in the mail today to Concerted Effort wish I could do more.Quick question I think I am feeling guilty more than anything, but here goes. A...
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Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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...Hey Jacob,1.Can you have a cold without a runny nose? Sure! In fact, you've got one!2.Please tell you this is not ARS?!? OK! This is not ARS! There. Feel better?3.Thanks for your Read more »

Runny nose

I have been told that having a runny nose is a sign or could be a sign of hiv. Is this true? Read more »

Barber Shop Blood - ARS Time Frame and Realistic Conern! Please Help Dr., Please!

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Flu Season and Living With HIV

...flu, come on slowly and last only a few days, usually less than a week. Common symptoms are sore throat, sneezing, coughing, runny nose and congestion. Older children and adults rarely get more than a mild fever, if at all. Flu symptoms ... Read more »
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An Overview of Combivir (AZT/3TC)

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Runny nose?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Sorry if this sounds stupid but I know ARS brings around flu like symptoms and was wondering if a runny nose was one of them? Read more »

ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is a runny nose, and sore throat that last 2 days with no fever or flu like symptoms indicative of HIV. I had sex with someone who tested pos Read more »

Coryza (runny nose), cough, or nasal congestion

Posted by Anonymous
I hope this may help to resolve some of your fears, at least in part. This comes from "Challenges of the Acute Retroviral Syndrome" from "Infections in Medicine" by Jeffrey P. Nadler, MD: "Common symptoms include fever, malaise, adenopathy, sore... Read more »

ARS Question

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
If you had ARS Symptoms, did you have a runny/stuffy nose most of the time? If you had a fever, did it happen at the beginning or end of ARS? How long did the fever last? I know you cannot diagnose based on symptoms. Read more »