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Runny Nose Sign Of Seroconversion

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Runny nose

I have been told that having a runny nose is a sign or could be a sign of hiv. Is this true?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
No. Read more »

If it's a cold, where is the runny nose

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...flu, come on slowly and last only a few days, usually less than a week. Common symptoms are sore throat, sneezing, coughing, runny nose and congestion. Older children and adults rarely get more than a mild fever, if at all. Flu symptoms ... Read more »
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Runny nose?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Sorry if this sounds stupid but I know ARS brings around flu like symptoms and was wondering if a runny nose was one of them? Read more »

Coryza (runny nose), cough, or nasal congestion

Posted by Anonymous
I hope this may help to resolve some of your fears, at least in part. This comes from "Challenges of the Acute Retroviral Syndrome" from "Infections in Medicine" by Jeffrey P. Nadler, MD: "Common symptoms include fever, malaise, adenopathy, sore... Read more »

10yrs dont think so

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...symptoms is useless, from what I understand seroconversion illness is pretty distinct in its severity, not just a few sore nodes, runny nose, sneezing or fague aches and pains. What about web sites that say stuff like seb. dermatitis, thrush,... Read more »

What have I done....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I received unprotected oral sex from a massage girl in Beijing. 4 weeks later I got a bad cold with a sore throat and really runny nose. I first thought this was just because I did two transatlantic flights in a weekend and was run down but then... Read more »