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Is A High Fever Indicative Of Ars

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ARS fever--how common?

Hi Ryan,Fever is almost always found in ARS, right?Could it appear very early (gone <14 days) while the rest of the symptoms come a little later and last for over a month?In other words, would a doctor examining a patient who was going through...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Fever is one of the most common symptoms experienced during acute HIV infection. A doctor is not likely to suspect that you are experiencing ARS unless you are at significant risk for infection (unprotected sex with an HIV infected person, or... Read more »

Ars symptoms (no swollen glands or fever)

27 year old female who had high risk exposure 17 days ago. Unprotected sex with person of unknown... Read more »

ARS OR DENGUE FEVER?

Hi Doctor, are symptoms of dengue fever (flulike, rash) very similar to that of ARS? Nearly 3... Read more »
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Fever 7 weeks after high risk exposure

Posted by EuropeMan, 1 Reply
I developed a cough 5 weeks and a fever 7 weeks after unprotected viginal sex with a French stripper in Japan. The cough was with green flem so the doc gave me an antibiotic and the low grade fever disapeared. I live in a house with 4 other people... Read more »

no fever? no ars?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i have not had a fever yet. does this mean i am not experiencing ars?

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ARS is more fever/swollen lymph than cough

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
On most web sites it seems ARS Symptoms are more fever/swollen lymph nodes achy body than coughing sore throat type of symptoms. Am I on the right track? Read more »

Recent High-Risk Activity and possible symptoms of ARS

Posted by paranoid88, 3 Replies
Hi all,

I am a gay male and I was recently spending a month in Spain and I decided to be a little promiscuous and do some anonymous cruising. On July 6th, I had an encounter with one guy and he was rubbing up against my anus. He then tried to insert... Read more »