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Is Dry Mouth An Acute Symptom Of HIV

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trush, dry mouth and throad

Hi Doctor how are you? i hope u doing welli donate last year $ 100 and i;mgoing todonate again next weekI need your help againI went to hotel with sex worker 7 months ago, i didn't have sex with her i was full clothedI was trying to be very safe so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...merely touching her with a "fresh but not bleeding" cut is not an HIV-transmission risk.Your symptoms are not worrisome for HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS), despite what you may have read on the Internet. Based on the episode you describe,... Read more »

dryeyes/dry mouth - please comment!

Dr. Holodniy,I am at a loss. I have been having problems with dry eyes and dry mouth over the past... Read more »

Dry Mouth

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...be used to try and combat that as well. There is research suggesting that between 10-50% of new infections happen during the acute infection stage. Many feel that identifying and making interventions during this period will greatly reduce... Read more »
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acute infection

Posted by bennetcj, 1 Reply
...had no fever and my only real symptoms were diarrhea and swollen glands? I have read that yeast infection and dry mouth can be symptoms of hiv, but they are not acute symptoms correct? I have autoimmune problems, and i was thinking maybe getting... Read more »

Dry Mouth, Thrush?

Posted by TheTyger, 3 Replies
...One of the symptoms I experienced was a dry mouth lacking in saliva. My mouth felt kind of sticky and burning. Was this thrush? Or is thrush mainly a bunch of white stuff that Read more »

Some Info on ARS, Seroconversion and the Rest

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...herpetic/aphthous lesion in the mouth Weight loss (34.3%) - over 10 pounds in 1 week Odynophagia (34.3%) - lack of saliva production, dry mouth, speech becomes thick and indistinct Anorexia (27.1%) - lack of appetite Diarrhoea (27.1%) - this... Read more »

Tensed!!!!

Posted by xyz76, 4 Replies
...feeling persisted and around 20th day a few oral sores (lower lip & one on the lateral side of the tongue) appeared with dry mouth, dry lips and discomfort around the throat area. No fever, muscle ache, or severe tiredness. Are these... Read more »