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Is Testicular Pain An Acute Symptom Of AIDS

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...powerful thing. 1.There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. HIV is a virus that attacks your immune system. During its initial assault (which is known as acute infection or primary infection ), your immune system tries to mount a defense. That defense can cause many people to develop symptoms that usually go away after a few days. Here's the catch: Those symptoms,...
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pain in testicles

sorry i read your responce to alot of questions , i have had some pain in my testicles that feels like is in my lower stomach , im married and never cheater on my wife , this really has nothjing to do with hiv or std but i feel you really know what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your doctor has never examined your nether regions??? Hmm. That's not good! A completely physical examination includes a thorough palpation of the cojones! There are a number of reasons for painful balls, including testicular torsion, trauma,... Read more »

Pain in testicles: STDs like chlamydia and herpes?

Hello doctor,THis is in continuation to one of my previous emails in Nov. I had then expressed concern of getting HIV due to sucking on a strippers breasts, not sure if lactating or not. Ive had some dull testicle pain with slight itching on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...likewise not related to your walk on the wild side with the boobalicious bouncing Bertha. There are many potential causes for testicular pain and an itchy booty and it's a good idea to have your doctor check you out to evaluate these problems.... Read more »

Swollen glands and Testicular Pain

Diagnosed with HIV in November of this year...Began Atripla 6 weeks ago in the hopes of stopping all of the swelling and pain...CD4 up to 540 with Viral Load at 150 and going lower--no negative response to medication at all.Have had swollen lymph...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...flare-ups of swelling can be related to immune reconstitution (over time a good thing)in some patients. I have found some cases of testicular pain to be hard to diagnosis and manage and often any improvement can be slow (such as when pain was... Read more »

I NEED HELP DOC. donation on the way

I recently had protected vaginal and oral sex with a sex worker in Singapore. Now where i was is apparently licenesed by the goverment and girls get tested every week. but at leat 48 hours after my experience i had a aching pain in my testicles with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...assuming the latex condom was used properly and did not fail. Your symptoms are not suggestive of or worrisome for HIV ARS (acute retroviral syndrome). If you remain worried, and clearly you are, get a single rapid HIV test at the three-month... Read more »
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Pain in the testies...(Anon One?)

Posted by WhatDoIDo
...of the causes is: "Infection or inflammation of the epididymis (epididymitis) or testicle (orchitis)" and was wondering the HIV could be that infection. Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Has any male, who think they might have been exposed to HIV, ever experienced pain and discomfort in the testicle a few weeks after exposure? Read more »