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Laryngitis And Pharyngitis With Hiv

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Severe pharyngitis after possible HIV exposure

Hi. 2 months after having brief anal sex with a guy I didn't really know, I developed severe recurrent sore throats with white spots, headache and fever. The sore throats were so bad I ended up having a tonsillectomy. The doctor diagnosed me...
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
Pharyngitis is indeed common after acquiring HIV but it should appear earlier than 2 months post-exposure. If you're worried, get tested.... Read more »

:( worried sick..Laryngitis a symptom of HIV??

Hello Dr. Holodniy..I had a risky sexual encounter (condom broke so he took it off during sex)... Read more »


Hello dr. Young,I was wondering if you would be kind enough to tell me when people usually get... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Israel -- Pharyngeal Gonorrhea in Female Sex Workers: Response to a Single 2-g Dose of Azithromycin

Citing a sharp increase in the incidence of gonorrhea in Tel Aviv, Israel, since 1999, the authors noted that nearly one-half of interviewed patients admitted contracting the infection from a sex worker. In two-thirds of cases, oral sex (fellatio)... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Keeping It Real

No, this isn't an article about problems with your voice box. It's a reflection of what has been happening around The Center for AIDS (The CFA) lately. Our client traffic and phone calls often keep us informed of what is "seen and heard" on the... Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Primary HIV Infection

Primary HIV infection (PHI) refers to the period of time immediately after initial infection, which is characterized by a prolific phase in viral replication (sometimes up to one million copies of virus) and an acute drop in the CD4 count. However,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

STD Screening of HIV-Infected MSM in HIV Clinics

The researchers undertook the current study to determine whether providers who care for HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM) are following national guidelines that recommend asymptomatic routine STD screening for patients with HIV. ... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello, all. Would laryngitis possible occur during ARS as part of the sore throat? Anyone heard of this happening?

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Pharyngitis vs. a Sore Throat

Posted by Anonymous
Hi all,

I had a low risk exposure 4 1/2 weeks ago. Yesterday I developed a sore throat and today a rough, dry cough and have lost my voice. Does this sound like ARS? I have hear that pharyngitis is a common part of ARS but I'm not sure if that is... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Dear Forum:
I have had a sore throat for 3 weeks. It feels very dry and I have phlem and mucus on the back of my throat. I can even get it off with a Q-tip but it comes back. Im worried cause I have no symptoms of a cold or flu, and neither of my two... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
today a doc saw my throath and he said my throath is red but there's no inflammation on it.. he said it's probably because of dry cold..

I hadn't any symptom except this..

tomorrow I'm gonna take the test..
wish luck for me..

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