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Is Fatigue An Acute Symptom Of HIV

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Acute hiv symptoms - resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum.

Dear doctor Frascino, I was exposed to HIV in Bangkok six weeks ago and starting last week I had sore throat, coated tongue with no fever or other acute HIV symdrom related symptoms. I have started to take PEP medication in Thailand, local...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your isolated sore throat and coated tongue symptoms are not worrisome for or suggestive of HIV ARS (acute retroviral syndrome). Missing three days of AZT during your PEP treatment is not a significant problem. Your fears are unwarranted. Read more »

Acute Seroconversion and Fatigue

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earliest symptoms

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AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...people who get infected don't notice anything. Symptoms generally occur within 2 to 4 weeks. The most common symptoms are fever, fatigue, and rash. Others include headache, swollen lymph glands, sore throat, feeling achy, nausea, vomiting,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Fatigue

...provider about fatigue. Give your health care provider as much information as possible. This will make it easier to know if you are fatigued, and what might be causing it. The following questions are good to think about before you talk to your... Read more »
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The Stages of HIV Disease

...BETA . It is important to note that this definition of AIDS may apply to HIV positive individuals who have never experienced symptoms of HIV disease. Receiving an AIDS diagnosis does not necessarily mean that the diagnosed person will die soon;... Read more »
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A Comprehensive Look at HIV-Related Fatigue

...C, beta carotene, and zinc can also contribute to fatigue. Several factors contribute to poor nutrition in people with HIV. Symptoms of HIV disease itself, OI symptoms, and drug side effects -- including loss of appetite, nausea, mouth or throat... Read more »
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Similar symptoms to HIV but not HIV

Posted by Redeye77, 1 Reply
...After doing much research and still experiencing some symptoms it seems like there is something out there that mimics HIV symptoms but is quite difficult to diagnose. Maybe it's new STD? Seems like reiters syndrome will fUse many of the same... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Could anyone describe the symptoms they had when they first got hiv infection ars please. I know you cant diagnose hiv on symptoms but im scared that i have got it frm a high risk exposure. Thanks x Read more »

Acute HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had a fever of about 101 degrees F for three days but no other real symptoms. I had a headache (which I have frequently), fatigue (which I associate with fever). Since then I have been searching the web for information and reading about... Read more »

ARS symptoms always appear?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
If i had a risky exposure on July 5th, would i experience any symptoms by now if i were seroconverting to HIV+. I had an experience with a prostitute (protected) and immediately after i lost my appetite for about a week, i lost about 10lbs. But i... Read more »