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Lymph Nodes Hiv

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herpes, lymph nodes, hiv??

Hi, I was told I have herpes 1 about 6 months ago but it cleared up straight away and I had very few symptoms. I had unprotected sex 2 months ago and had another outbreak days after. This time medication made no difference and it took about 5 weeks...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The reason you should be worried about possible HIV infection should have nothing to do with your herpes infection, but rather with the fact you had unprotected sex. Symptoms are Read more »

swollen lymph nodes and HIV

Hi just a query . I have recently tested HIV positive but have also had swollen lymph nodes in my... Read more »

MY LYMPH NODES AND MY HIV

HI Doc,i have been poz for about 4 years, my CD4 values are very good, cosistently around 600,my... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

...CD4 cell count will most likely go down. You might start having signs of HIV disease like fevers, night sweats, diarrhea, or swollen lymph nodes. If you have HIV disease, these problems will last more than a few days, and probably continue for... Read more »
Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

The Stages of HIV Infection

...flu-like symptoms two to 12 weeks after they are first infected with HIV. These can include: aching joints and muscles fevers swollen lymph nodes sore throat skin rash fatigue During primary infection, the amount of HIV in the body is... Read more »
Project Inform

Nano Comes to HIV

...they combined the drug with nano-crystals, creating a "nano-solution" which suspends the drug in the blood and particularly in lymph nodes. The HIV drug is released very slowly as the solution breaks down over many months, all the while... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...about 2% of the HIV in your body is in the blood. The viral load test does not measure how much HIV is in body tissues like the lymph nodes, spleen, or brain. HIV levels in lymph tissue and semen go down when blood levels go down, but not at the... Read more »
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Does HIV always cause swollen lymph nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Even if you do not have any other symptoms will swollen gland always appear in the first few weeks of infection? Read more »

Help w/HIV & lymph node/cancer info...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...doesn't hurt or bother me at all. It only hurt when he pushed way deep inside at the lymph node itself. It's also the only swollen lymph node on my body (which I've been reading on the net is more worrisome for some reason than having a set of... Read more »

HIV hinding out in lymph nodes?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...to start replicating itself once inside the blood stream. If this is true, how long would it take for it to begin reproducing?Also, wouldnt all the test guidelines of 28 days PCR and 13 week Elisa test be inaccurate? Maybe the 6 month ELISA test... Read more »

Q for HIV+ people about swollen lymph nodes

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Q for HIV+ people about swollen lymph nodes I would like to know if when you have swollen glands in the neck are they sore or painless? I just took the plunge and took Read more »