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Is Itching A Sign Of Hiv

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Armpit itch and pain after unprotected oral, possible Hep or hiv?

I had sex with a man while I was drunk, he was the insertive and I was the receptive with a condom. I had oral sex also without a barrier. My mouth has a bad tooth that was producing blood, but the oral sex was for less than a minute and I dont...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello there-Your symptoms are not consistent with typical acute HIV symptoms. Itching is often associated with an increased bilirubin and would require additional evaluation. There are many causes for an increased bilirubin including infections such... Read more »

first signs of HIV

I reamember whatching a story on how AIDS and HIV started and one sing of the viris was sores on... Read more »

is this a sign of HIV? (NEEDLE STICK) (URBAN LEGENDS)

I went to a rave for new years. I was walking around and felt a sharp pinch/pain or whatever on the... Read more »
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Anybody experience constant itching?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Thanks for your encouragement! I know the odds are in my favor etc....However, there are soooo many "coincidences" happening right now it is freaking me out again. Last week I was 99% yoo hooing. Now, my gf has been sick for almost a week now with... Read more »

Acute signs?

Posted by 559guy, 2 Replies
Well about a month in a half ago i was seeing this girl. We had sex about 5 times with a condom,oral sex for about 20 seconds with out, one time i guess you can say "i dipped myself" in her once for about 5 seconds.

II had a sore throat with a white... Read more »

Been over a year! Could I be getting signs now?

Posted by scared1305, 4 Replies
Hi, I had a risky experience over a year ago and after thirty days went and got checked and got negative results! But was not told to come back and get tested. I abstained from my partner until my results because I thought I was Okay! Now I have... Read more »

SIGNS OF HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
What are the first signs of H.I.V.(if exposed) during the first 8 weeks? Read more »