Neuropathy Worried It Could Be Ars
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Charlie,Your oral and vaginal sex was protected. Assuming the condom was used properly and did not fail, your HIV risk would be essentially nonexistent.To answer your specific questions:1.No, because you don't have ARS. Your symptoms are... Read more »
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PLEASE POST! Woo-hoo to the worried well, from someone with nearly EVERY single ARS symptom out there.This letter goes to all of you (yes, you) worried wells out there frantically googling your... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 8 RepliesTo Everyone Worried about ARS and Seroconversion
Technically ARS and seroconversion are not the same thing.
ARS = Acute Retroviral Syndrome, sometimes called Acute Viral Syndrome, or Primary Vital... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesJust a few queries on HIV related neuropathy.
As I understand it, in most (~99%) cases it is the meds that cause neuropathy in HIV infected individuals and not the disease itself. I have also read, however, that peripheral neuropathy can occur very... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Peripheral neuropathy is a tingling sensation, pins and needles, that is very, very often quite painful. According
to Dr. Judith Feinberg, it affects the longest nerves first, therefore it always starts in the toes, may progress
upwards to involve the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 RepliesI want to tell you my experience and symptoms and see what you guys think. I am SO worried.
About 7 1/2 weeks ago I had a risky encounter, with a male of unknown status. I was the insertive partner of unprotected anal sex; however, I think another... Read more »
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