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Sore Throat During Window Period

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Symptoms/Oral Sex Risk

Hi Dr. Bob!I have donated a few times through the mail to your wonderful cause and did so with the holiday one you just sent out. I am a heterosexual male that had encounters with two different female escorts. I had unprotected oral sex giving and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...latex condom was used properly and did not fail. Oral sex carries a very low risk for HIV transmission.Your isolated symptoms of sore throat and mild headache are not worrisome for or suggestive of HIV ARS (acute retroviral syndrome). Are your... Read more »

Can Oral sex increase window period?

Words cant justify the Job you are doing here helping ppl out of their miseries. Thanks for all the... Read more »

Previous cancer effect on window period

Hi Dr. Frascino,First of all, I'd like to say great job on keeping up with all these responses and... Read more »
The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...vigorous, prolonged oral sex ("deep-throating"). Avoid mouth or throat trauma caused by a large number of partners in ashort period of time. Taking Care of Yourself Any type of sexual activity with an infected person carries a risk of... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

What Is Herpes? HSV and HIV How Is HSV Transmitted? How Is Herpes Treated? Can Herpes Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Herpes? Herpes simplex refers to a group of viruses that infect humans. Like herpes zoster (shingles, see ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


...soreness, bleeding, or painful bowel movements. Rectal infection also may cause no symptoms. Infections in the throat may cause a sore throat but usually causes no symptoms. What are the complications of gonorrhea? Untreated gonorrhea can... Read more »

An Overview of Trizivir (AZT/3TC/Abacavir)

...any of the following occur: sudden fever, skin rash, severe tiredness or achiness, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, sore throat, shortness of breath, cough, or general ill feeling. These symptoms are listed on the prescription's warning... Read more »
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3 month window period im the exception to the rule

Posted by roma2010, 3 Replies
...feels so hot all of it with no sweat i feel so confused like really spaced out my my lower back is killing me and this freaking sore throat does not wanna go away anyways Dr. Bob says that a negative at 3 months always trumps over symptoms each... Read more »

Prolongued symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...lumps just the bumpy bits under the scar. Would I know if mylymph glands were up... I visitied my GP and he believes I had a throat infection but was suprised its been so long. He did not seem worried and told me to go about my life and he... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...It is 9 weeks that i have had a sore throat.(it started a week after exposure)its kind of unusual i feel a scratchy feeling mostly on the right side of my throat near my Read more »

Window Period/OCD Hell please help...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...etc. From that day till now I still Obsessiveley swallow. More when I am nervous. At about 6 weeks 4 days I developed a real sore throat, and one swollen gland under my chin. (nowhere else) This sent me into an even greater state of panic, and... Read more »