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Is Tonsillitis Sign Of Ars

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Tonsil Infection for 6 months! ARS the catalyst? ( ready to donate )

Hiya Doc,Very, very concerned right now.... In March, 3 weeks after possible vaginal sex exposure, I came down with a very swollen tonsil on my right side and a fever for couple days. The sore, swollen tonsil never totally went away and has been...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...most likely a bacterial or viral (non-HIV) infection. If it's responding to Augmentin, it's bacterial. Regarding the cause of tonsillitis, there are many potential contributing factors. The bottom line is that if the tonsil becomes chronically... Read more »

Tonsillitis or ARS

Hello Robert,I will make a donation to your foundation asap since i really appreciate what you are... Read more »

HIV and Tonsillitis

I noticed that I have tonsillitis a lot. Is this a side affect of HIV? My doctor recommended a... Read more »
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Tongue and Tonsil Cancers May Be Linked to Early Sexual Habits, Research Suggests

Oral sex may be extremely common among people in the U.S. who consider it a "low-risk" activity. But oral sex may be riskier than many think -- and, no, we're not talking about HIV. We're talking about human papillomavirus (HPV), which has been... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Oral Sex Virus Boosts Tonsil Cancer Rates in Sweden

Since the 1970s, the number of tonsil cancer diagnoses in Sweden has tripled, and many are the result of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection spread through oral sex, say researchers. The cancer has typically been associated with smoking and heavy... Read more »
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hiv vs large tonsile

Posted by lostinca88, 1 Reply
I have large tonsile at right side, it last for months. Is this series? any advices are appreciated. thanks. Read more »

Tonsils

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Sorry to do this...and i know it's not scientific but... after seroconversion, how long did your tonsils stay swollen for? It has been 3 weeks now. Please answer Read more »

Tonsils

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Is tonsil swelling just as bad as gland or lymph node swelling. My glands are not that swollen but my tonsils are hudge, along with all of the other ARS symptoms that I am having. Read more »

red tonsils

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Just a question, Has anyone ever heard of red tonsils (not necessarily swollen) for months to be a sign of recent hiv infection? Read more »