Is Sore Throat An Ars Symptom
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesIts been 2 weeks today since exposure. I've been coughing and had a mild sore throat for the past week (dry cough). This morning woke up with white coating which rubbed off, but came back tonight. ARS? Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesShould I be worried if I developed pain with swallowing about 8 weeks after a sexual encounter? (Insertive oral, partner status unknown, but presumed negative...). After a week this turned into a regular common cold, and then I felt fine 3 days... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousJust a quick question for anyone who knows. I gave head to another guy on 7/4 and came down with a sore throat on 7/7-7/9. Do symptoms of ARS normally show up that quickly, or does it take 2-4 weeks. Also, this is the only symptom, no others.
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI've had a sore throat for almost 3 weeks now. I was given biaxin because they said it was a sinus infection. It did help, but now I've taken all there was of that prescription, and my sore throat is back!!!!!
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyAfter a long period of oral sex on a female, the following occured: 3 weeks to the day a sore throat that lasted 2-3 days, a cough w/post nasal drip that lasted 5-6 days. No fever, nodes, rash, etc. Is this consistent with ARS symptoms? Thanks.
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Stanford University, School of MedicineNO.MH... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineI am not sure what slow seroconversion is. The original tests may have indeed been too early. You need to be retested.MH... Read more »
University of North CarolinaHello there-I agree with you that the risk of HIV transmission with oral sex is extremely low. If you are concerned, I would get tested. By 7 weeks standard antibody tests will be relatively accurate. 7 weeks out would be late for ARS. take care,LHW... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineHIV is not spread by droplet or aerosol like common cold viruses.... Read more »
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