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Is Jock Itch An Acute Symptom Of HIV

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Acute HIV Infection

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PLEASE, Please Help!! Jock Itch/HIV/repeat exposures related questions

Dear Dr. Frascino,Thank you for offer us this great forum to resolve our confusions and assure our concerns. I have had two regretful protected oral and vaginal sexes with two CSWs 21 weeks ago (in 2 consecutive days, and I wont do this any kind and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...fluid doesn't really fly; it usually drips or flows. So we'll just assume some "vaginal" fluid may have somehow made it to your itchy booty, OK?Now on to your specific questions:1. Assuming your CSW was HIV infected (which we certainly do not... Read more »

Devastated by symptoms

Dear Doctor Bob,I am a longtime fan and forum viewer. Since my last negative HIV test 4.5 years ago, I have developed some symptoms that have me very nervous to test. My risk is as follows: sex with 4 women using latex condoms without noticable...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...are notoriously unreliable in predicting who is and is not HIV infected. Your particular symptoms are not worrisome for HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS).What do I think of your chances of testing negative? I'd say your odds are excellent. Stop... Read more »

Acute Retroviral SyndromeThe Body: Rick Sowadsky M.S.P.H., C.D.S, Answers to Safe Sex Questions

When a person starts suffering from Acute Retroviral Syndrome, is it usually severe or mild "flu" like symptoms? My question is do the majority suffer from severe or mild flu like symptoms?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Hi. Thank you for your question.The following describes in detail the symptoms related to "Acute ViralSyndrome." I must stress that the severity of the symptoms vary greatly fromperson to person. I can't tell you whether Read more »

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can a jock itch rash extend to the penis area
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Yes. Read more »
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can my eye/back and neck pain be acute HIV symptom

Posted by chirags, 2 Replies
...last one week.However the pain has decreased a lot.I had no dry cough but a running nose.Can these be an counted as acute hiv symptoms. Doc currently I am in my last year of my Information tech course.Since last 1 month I am not able to... Read more »

Acute signs?

Posted by 559guy, 2 Replies
...things but really not bad pain. Ive been depressed lately and very tired i lost about 15 pounds in about 3 weeks. Im constantly itching especially my armpits. and im still having problems with my throat where i need to be drinking water... Read more »

Itch w/no rash

Posted by bigdogdog, 1 Reply
...Have been dealing with a nondescript itch and no visible rash. It has been 5 weeks since an episode that potentially exposed me to HIV. I have been dealing with this itch Read more »

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...Please, I need answers today. First I had a rash (shoulders to stomach that did not itch), 2 weeks later I had the worse case of strep throat in my life (heavy fever/sweat through sheets), I proceed to get this 3 weeks Read more »