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Primary Signs Of Hiv

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Is recurring fever a primary sign of HIV? condoms and STDs?

i have three questions, is it necessary that a person with HIV has fever once in awhile or swollen lymph nodes atleast once in a while or right after the exposure to virus. the second question is that i've had sex using condoms with a guy recently...
Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Response from Bruce Dezube, M.D.

Harvard Medical School
...or herpes, then most likely you picked these up sexually. Please note that both of these are caused by viruses which can remain dormant for years. It is conceivable that the warts/herpes you are experiencing now have nothing to do with your... 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 »

Primary HIV symptoms and timing...

I think this refusal to committ to a time frame and proper set of symptoms is really frustrating,... Read more »
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The Body

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

HIV and the Brain

...opportunistic infections of the CNS such as: Neurosyhpilis Cyrptococcal Meningitis Toxoplasmosis (Toxo) Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Primary CNS lymphoma Progressive Multifocal Leucoencephalopathy (PML) Some of these conditions may be treatable... Read more »
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Possible HIV transmission/infection ???

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...weren't any tissues available then. So, I had to do so with my fingers. That is, getting rid/"rubbing off" of urine droplets/remains at the small opening (urinary meatus) of the glans. QUESTIONS:- ========== 1. If he is HIV POSITIVE, will I... 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 »

Acute HIV Infection Overview

Posted by Anonymous
...et al. [31], fever, rash, myalgia, arthralgia and night sweats were the best predictors for acute HIV-1 infection. Table 1: Main symptoms of acute HIV-1 infection Symptom Frequency Odds ratio (95% CI) Fever 80% 5.2 (2.3-11.7) Rash ... Read more »

ars

Posted by Anonymous
...1-3: AIDS Surveillance Case Definition Table 1-4: Indicator Conditions in Case Definition of AIDS (Adults) 1997 Table 1-2: Primary HIV Infection - Signs and Symptoms ([Department of Health and Human ServicesGuidelines] http://www.hivatis.org,... Read more »