Primary HIV Infection Stage
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AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastHIV-2 is a less aggressive virus than HIV-1 and very few treatment studies have been done. Because of the lower virulence of this virus I would be less inclined to recommend treatment of primary infection, especially with the low viral load. HIV-2... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastIf you have a bacterial sinus infection then you should take antibiotics to speed recovery. Although there is some risk of selection of resistant organisms with repeated courses of antibiotics, the risk of a severe untreated sinus infection is... Read more »
San Francisco General HospitalHelloIt sounds like you're feeling pretty badly. Fatigue during acute infection does occur, but is usually accompanied by other symptoms such as sore throat, fever, distinct skin rash on the upper trunk and face, and occasional diarrhea. These... Read more »
AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure CoastHello and thanks for posting. In a nutshell, the available evidence consists of multiple small pilot studies or observational cohorts of patients treated with a potpourri of regimens of different duration. Some studies had structured treatment... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHello,
I may have been infected from an incident sometime in early Oct '99.
10 weeks later, on 23 Dec 99, I've developed a low grade fever, runny nose, bad cough, sore throat and a lot of thick yellow phlegm/mucus. After having taken the medicine, I... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyRecently I have been feeling a cramp in my stomach when I sit down. What can this mean? Is it Acute Primary Infection?
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHello,
I may have contracted HIV through an unusual encounter (not via Sex nor Drugs nor blood)in April 1999. Refer to the URL for the story.
Shortly, from 10 to 16 May, I... Read more »
Posted by Anonymoushttp://www.ama-assn.org/special/hiv/library/readroom/jama97/jgr7001.htm
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