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Primary Hiv Symptoms

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Primary HIV symptoms and timing...

...we not hearing from more HIV+ people as to what their primary symptoms were?I have been following the recent questions about primary HIV symptoms/timing and must say that recent answers to questions about primary symptoms and timing need more...
John A. Bartlett, M.D.

Response from John A. Bartlett, M.D.

Duke University Medical Center
The dilemma is that it is difficult to identify acutely infected persons in real time, and therefore describing in detail the symptoms of acute HIV infection has been problematic. Even in the best case scenario, I doubt that we could definitively... 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 »

Different manifestation of a common primary HIV infection symptom?

Dear Dr,Thank you from the bottom of my heart that you have been stretching your helping hands to... Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...after HIV infection. Some people get a flu-like illness. This first stage of HIV disease is called "acute HIV infection" or "primary HIV infection." About half of the people who get infected don't notice anything. Symptoms generally occur within... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...These include having a lower household income, using drugs and alcohol, having been sexually and physically abused, being the primary caregiver, and/or lack of social support. How Do I Know if I'm Depressed? Symptoms of depression include: ... Read more »
The Well Project

Fungal Infections

...most cases, a two-week regimen of intravenous amphotericin B and 5-flucytosine is used Afterwards, fluconazole is used for maintenance In milder cases of meningitis, oral fluconazole is sometimes used from the beginning Histoplasmosis ... Read more »
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symptoms for primary hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i am terrified that i may have gotten infected and know i feel like everything in my body is acting weird. maybe it is the anxiety or stress. can anybody please tell me how accentuated these symptoms are? like now, i am stressing because my pinky... Read more »

HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello, About mid February, I noticed was slight swelling of the glands in the upper part of the neck. The glands continue to be slightly swollen. About mid March, my tongue was slightly swollen too. The symptoms of a swollen tongue are that the... Read more »

Acute Primary HIV Infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...better, and have 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... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...what they have experienced. I am currently doing a study for the University of Minnesota bio-medical program on the primary symptoms of HIV. thank you Read more »