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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you
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FOOT RASH

I found out I am HIV positive on July 9,2007 and was put on Atripla. It has been working great for me, but every since I have started taking it I have had rashes come and go on my feet and ancles. Some of them are open to where I have to put a...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...It is unlikely that the foot rash you describe is due directly to one of the medications in Atripla. You could have a fungal infection or some other condition Read more »

all the symptoms even with 3 month test and 2 RNA pcrs

I'm ashamed to admit that even after testing negative at 3months and having 2 negative RNA pcrs on the 2nd and 9th week I stillfear I am infected with HIV. it has been 8 months and I'mcontemplating getting another test but even if the result is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Is it irrational of you to still believe you are HIV infected after having negative HIV-antibody tests out to three months and undetectable quantitative HIV PCR RNA tests at two and nine weeks? Yep! Absolutely Looney Tunes.Your... Read more »

Psychosomatic Fanatics....?

Ok, here it is . Assuming everyone has at least a medium risk factor so we're all on the same page ? How is it that most of us questioners get symptoms, assuming we're relative healthy , so close to hiv acquisition symptoms, but then various...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,How can someone get "symptoms" and yet test HIV negative? That question has a simplistic and logical answer: The "symptoms" are not caused by HIV!Are you paranoid, delusional, guilt-ridden symptom seekers? Well, actually yes, some of you are.... Read more »

at higher risk than most on here, will donate (ARS SYMPTOMS) (PRIMARY HIV INFECTION SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS)

i am going crazy and wont have access to a test again for 4.5 weeks, trust me i am getting one as soon as i step foot off the plane in the usa. however, until then i am going absolutely crazy. the reason is that my neck has been pressured and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...repeating for months! Also, I have experienced discomfort in my armpit area- just away from armpit, closer to bicep. Are these signs of HIV? 3. Is an HIV test routine during early pregnancy? Please help! After my possible exposure, I had about... Read more »
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...is about 600 to 1,500) How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Most people cannot tell that they have been exposed or infected. Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands,... Read more »
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Please help me I'm scared I'm infected..

Posted by Helpme11, 1 Reply
This is my story. I had unprotected anal sex once and it was for about a minuite. For some reason I'm convinced I have HIV. I was drunk and didn't care that he didn't use a condom. I regret this everyday. I feel fine and healthy, I have only had one... Read more »

Hiv 1/2 reliability vs Hiv-2 stand alone test ?

Posted by SRCHFRANS34, 1 Reply
Does anyone know the % of accuracy for Hiv-2 antibody detection with current Elisa 1/2 antibody tests ? Some of the 4-5 year old posted answers in the archives say 70% accuracy for Hiv-2 , has that changed with today's 1/2 tests ? I'm Finding a... Read more »

I am freaking out

Posted by Why_did_I, 3 Replies
...the soar throat, lymph glands, etc. I began to freak out and started to look for the smallest thing thinking that it was a symptom of HIV infection. The day after I arrived back home, I started at my new job which was a huge change in my daily... Read more »

Am I infected?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I was exposed about 8 months ago. I have had many symptoms of HIV including muscle pain, joint pain, headaches, soar throat, fever, nausea, etc. I tested negative at 3 months and at 6 months. Read more »