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Psoriasis Worried It Could Be Ars

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Psoriasis as ARS sympton

Hi, I had a broken condom incident with CSW in Yangoon.Following it, have no symptoms but around 6 weeks later developed penile spots -- self diagnosed as psoriasis. Could this be a ARS sympton, please help. Thanks, Tse...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

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HiPsoriasis is not a symptom of HIV. With the unfortunate breaking of the condom this did put you at risk for all of the sexually transmitted infections out there. I would recommend following up with your health care provider for evaluation which... Read more »

To worry or not to worry concerning ars

So a month or so ago I had sex with a man and tried anal for the first time. He put a latex condom... Read more »
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ARS? Rash, Worry!

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I 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 »

Worried about ARS experience

Posted by Anonymous
Hi everyone. I have been worried about this for a while so I thought I would ask your thoughts. My last test was in October and negative. On December 26th I made a really big mistake. I met up with a gay couple and had sex. It was oral sex... Read more »

Worried.....ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hello,

I had sex with a prostitute approx 2 weeks ago. she performed oral on me and we had intercourse..no anal. I did use a condom for both occasions but I think..not sure..but I think she might have used oil based lubes.The condoms didnt tear. Now... Read more »

follow for worried like u about ars

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
the cough is not dry during the day but at night it is dry. it has been almost 8 weeks since exposure. i took a 25 day elisa negative and a 28 day pcr negative. this cough/cold started seven weeks after exposure. so i am hoping i did not get... Read more »