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Primary HIV Infection Symptoms

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Different manifestation of a common primary HIV infection symptom?

...I wanted to explain my symptoms with as much detail as possible for you to decide whether they are part of the list of known primary HIV infection symptoms. I appreciate the time that you take to read this and answer my questions. Sincerely.A...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."fatigued," sol I'll try to put your mind at rest. Insertive vaginal sex (male risk in heterosexual coitus) is estimated to cause HIV infection 0.03% to 0.09% of the time. You and your partner rested negative sometime before your possible... Read more »

at higher risk than most on here, will donate (ARS SYMPTOMS) (PRIMARY HIV INFECTION SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS)

i am going crazy and wont have access to a test again for 4.5 weeks, trust me i am getting one as... Read more »

Possible HIV infection??

Dr. Robert,I recently had a sexual encounter with a Male about 3 weeks ago. He told me that he was... Read more »
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I-57: Treatment of Primary HIV Infection with Zidovudine, Lamivudine and Indinavir: A Case-Control Study

...host genome). Berrey and colleagues presented data comparing the virologic and clinical course of 70 patients with primary HIV infection who were evaluated within 90 days of symptom onset. As this study included individuals evaluated between... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Treatment During Primary HIV Infection as a Method of Altering the Epidemic Spread of HIV?

...routine testing has been called into question. Patients experiencing PHI are a time-limited minority. By far, the vast majority of HIV infections are thought to occur as a consequence of the risk behaviors of chronically infected individuals.... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Primary HIV Infection

... What Is Primary HIV Infection? How Do I Know if I Have Primary HIV Infection? What Are the Most Common Symptoms of Primary HIV Infection? Does Everyone Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Symptomatic Primary HIV Infection in a 49-Year-Old Man Who Has Sex With Men: Beware the Window Phase

...the diagnosis 14 days after the initial visit, when the immunoblot turned positive for antibodies against HIV-1." "Primary HIV infections are often missed or misdiagnosed as common flu," the authors wrote, so "primary care physicians should be... Read more »
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Acute Primary HIV Infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...consulted the doctor YET again on 29 Dec 99 with the same complaints. What are the signs and symptoms of the Primary Acute HIV infection stage? To me, it seems that it comprises of flu-like sickness and resembles the one I'm having now. I... Read more »

Afraid. Are they signs? How risky?

Posted by Onsen3, 2 Replies
...not have unprotected anal sex or offer oral sex only recieved. What are my chances of having it and which of these could be primary HIV infection symptoms? Thank you for your help. Read more »

Verification of Primary Acute HIV infection.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...1 month after the "exposure". Can someone(having experienced) please tell me if such are the symptoms of the Acute Primary HIV infection. Can lymph nodes be found at the muscle (behind the kneecap)? How do swollen/tender lymph nodes really feel... Read more »

symptoms are good indications

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
All web sites say you after seroconversion you dont get symptoms for up to ten years but the same sites then state hiv causes seb. dermatitis, thrush, folliculitis and they can occur at any time. Which is it ten years or anytime Ive got every... Read more »