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Is Sore Throat A Symptom Of HIV

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HIV and colds

Are colds and sore throats together symptoms of HIV infection??
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
No. Read more »

Acute hiv symptoms

Dear doctor Frascino,I was exposed to HIV in Bangkok six weeks ago and starting last week I had... Read more »

Sore Throat?

Hi Dr, can isolate sore throat (the only symptom) be a sign of HIV ARS? Thanks. Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...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, diarrhea, and night sweats. It is easy to overlook the signs of acute... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Viramune (Nevirapine)

...effects, nevirapine can cause some unwanted effects. Serious side effects of this medicine include severe skin rash, chills, fever, sore throat, or other flu-like symptoms. These symptoms may be signs of liver disease. Individuals should tell a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

... has more information on CD4 cells. Without treatment, your CD4 cell count will most likely go down. You might start having signs of HIV disease like fevers, night sweats, diarrhea, or swollen lymph nodes. If you have HIV disease, these problems... Read more »
AIDSinfo

An Overview of Norvir (Ritonavir)

...appetite, change in sense of taste, headache, dizziness, drowsiness, insomnia, fever, throat irritation, abnormal thinking, rash, sore throat, and sweating. Individuals should tell a doctor if these side effects continue or are bothersome. ... Read more »
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Rash & Sore Throat

Posted by RMT, 1 Reply
...cleared in 4 days. Around the same time (perhaps later that day - i cant remember clearly) I had painful lymph nodes and a sore throat. The lymph nodes subsided in a few days and the sore persisted for 10 days - 2 weeks. I didnt think anything... Read more »

Please respond

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is strep throat the same as sore throat? Which one is a symptom of HIV infection? Read more »

No PCR yet

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...ill, I have been sick since the beginning of july. I am exhausted all the time and and keep getting sore throats. Is this a symptom of HIV? Does anyone know? Would I be sick for months on end with HIV? My doctor and mother think it may be mono,... Read more »

Scared like crazy now

Posted by Goman, 2 Replies
...Well, waiting on the test results, the scary thing is my lymph nodes are all swollen and I have a big time sore throat. I cannot help but believe my test will come back positive. This is scary. I have not been able to sleep, eat or work. All Read more »