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Is Tingling In Fingers 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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Badda Bing

Third time writing. Hope I'm fortunate enough to get a reply from you. I know your busy. Thank you in advance.I had a threesome with me as the top. I got head from both guys before sex. Not really worried. The sex was safe I had condom on with no...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is negligible. Your "symptoms" are not worrisome for or consistent with HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). No, you are not experiencing neuropathy. Rather, I would chalk your symptoms up to anxiety.If my reassurance Read more »

Badda Bing Dude Again

Thank you for answering my question. I was really scared about being fingered with that bit of precum. The precum being on the finger is not the same as if it was a cock precumming in me? My hands/fingers have just started trembling and feel very...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Response from Dr. FrascinoHi,Your HIV-acquisition risk is negligible. Your "symptoms" are not worrisome for or consistent with HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). No, you are not experiencing neuropathy. Rather, I would chalk your symptoms up to... Read more »

Dr. Bob Please help (desperate) Will make donation next week

Dr.Bob, I was exposed to HIV unprotected oral sex from a women on Nov.8,2010 who it turns out is HIV positive and have been having the following symptoms for almost six weeks now.Sore feeling on roof of mouth,weight loss 27 lbs.,loss of appetite...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,1. Symptoms are notoriously unreliable in predicting who is and is not HIV infected. The risk of acquiring HIV from oral sex is very low.2. HIV PCR DNA testing is not FDA-approved for HIV-diagnostic testing.3. Read more »

Coinfection and HIV (Donation Guarenteed) please answer ASAP!

Dear Dr. Bob, I have to say you have been my close friend over all this stressful period but now cant hold it anymore without contacting you. I practiced safe sex around 6 month ago, I know safe sex include no risk of HIV transmission. But what...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...ophthalmologist told you your eyes are fine! You should believe him, not freak out! I should also mention symptoms associated with HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS) generally become manifest two to three weeks after primary infection. Symptoms... Read more »
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Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Approximately 60 percent of HIV+ people will develop problems that involvethe nervous system. The nervous system controls thinking, movement,... Read more »
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Acute HIV Infection

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Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...Tests Who Is at Risk for Diabetes? What Problems Can Diabetes Cause? How Are Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes Treated? HIV and Diabetes Taking Care of Yourself What Is Diabetes? Diabetes and pre-diabetes are serious conditions in... Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

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Some Info on ARS, Seroconversion and the Rest

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Seroconversion ------------------------------------------------ Technically ARS and seroconversion are not the same thing. ARS = Acute Retroviral Syndrome, sometimes called Acute Viral Syndrome, or Primary Vital Syndrome is a set of symptoms... Read more »

Puzzled

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...sensations all over, feeling like my feet were cold even though they weren't and feelings like I was being pricked by a pin in my fingers. There are times when I go for a few hours without experiencing any of this. The symptoms have also... Read more »

Tingling in the arms ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...What is the tingling in the arms symptoms of HIV ? Read more »

Symptoms At 11 weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I started getting general swelling in lymph nodes and tingling in my fingers at about 8-10 weeks... I know symptoms vary, but is it possibly symptoms would appear so late after the exposure? Is it possible Read more »