Is Anemia A Symptom Of Early HIV
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,It would depend on the cause of the anemia. For instance, HIV-associated anemia caused by taking AZT (Retrovir, Combivir, Trizivir) could come on quite suddenly (weeks). "Anemia of chronic disease" caused by chronic HIV infection... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,I'm sorry to learn about your husband's HIV diagnosis.Your negative ELISA and undetectable PCR DNA at 13 weeks are extremely encouraging. You will still need an additional HIV-antibody test at the six-month mark per the CDC testing... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,You may be "pretty sure" you are HIV infected, but I'm certainly not.You did not provide details regarding your "high risk exposure" four years ago, so I can't comment on that. Your initial symptoms purple rash,... Read more »
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Posted by thinker, 3 RepliesHello to all,
I would really appreciate it if some of you out there would share your stories with 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... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI've had weird symptoms for the last month (more intense the last two weeks).
They started with itching and then came a huge headache (constant with front and back of the head), pain in my neck, a little bit of diarrhea (gone now), a white tongue... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesAbout 10 weeks ago I had sex with a man I have since heard has hiv. We didn't use a condom. I couldn't wait the full twelve weeks so I took a 9 week at home that came back negative. However, I have a cough I can't seem to shake and had a yeast... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplySorry if this is not allowed here but on the forum it says we can discuss other STI's as well as HIV.
New Years Eve I had an encounter with a guy I had been talking to over the internet. We engaged in oral sex (passive and receptive), him performing... Read more »
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