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Is Running Chronic Low-grade Fever A Symptom Of Hiv

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On and off low grade fever

I found out I was HIV + in February. My test was TC 120 and virus loaded is too high that is way off the chart. the Dr. put me on med (Isentress and truvada) also Bactrim ds to since my TC is lower. I starting to be better in April and I am able to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,It is not normal to be weak, feel short of breath with minimal exertion and have a low-grade fever!You may have been taken off primary PCP (Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia) prophylaxis too soon. You were placed on Bactrim in Read more »

low grade fever

Could you please tell me what intermittent low grade fever means? Read more »

chest pain and low grade fever

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persistant low grade fever

Posted by mobieorly123, 1 Reply
I went had some flu like symptoms about 2 weeks ago and now I've noticed that I get a raise in body temp approx 99.5-99.8 more or less at the same time of day Could this be an indicator if I was exposed ? Read more »

What about a "low grade" fever???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does that happen in early HIV?? Or is the fever fairly high? Im running about a 99 degree temperature do to some sinus/throat issues. (6 weeks past exposure) No other symptoms. Is this something to Read more »

Symptoms? any thoughts would be appreciated

Posted by anonworried, 1 Reply
...Since Tuesday night I have had night sweats and a low grade fever(<100.0) accompanied with chills. During the day my temp is perfect and I do not get chills or sweats. It seems as Read more »

Fever 7 weeks after high risk exposure

Posted by EuropeMan, 1 Reply
...unprotected viginal sex with a French stripper in Japan. The cough was with green flem so the doc gave me an antibiotic and the low grade fever disapeared. I live in a house with 4 other people and two had flu symptoms including the fever. I... Read more »