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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...Chills Yes Yes Night sweats Yes Yes Rashes Yes Yes The only time you're likely to develop any symptoms of HIV is during the "acute" phase, which lasts for six to 12 weeks after you've been infected. Once that period ends, you may well go years without your body giving away any sign whatsoever that you have HIV. This is why it's so important for everybody to get tested for HIV regularly (preferably once a year as...
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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 help you are providing us.I would love to donate for ur charity.Can i donate from an Asian country ...if yes...please tell me how...??? As for my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Can oral sex increase the window period? No, of course not. If it did most gay men in San Francisco would have window periods as long as the last ice age. Your HIV tests Read more »

A heartfelt thanks.

Thanks for the witty reply to my question....CAN ORAL SEX INCREASE WINDOW PERIOD...your WOO HOO has surely put some hope inside me(but the girl i went down is positive...and the rate my health is detriorating...with the symptoms increasing...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...negligible chances of exposure via Oral sex. I had exposue on 22nd nov 2008(Oral sex)Since March 2009 i have symptoms like Headache,sore throat,Low fever,abdominal pain,and now for past few days i have these red eyes and also have lost about 5%... Read more »

night out with wife extremely anxious new symptom

hi doctor bobI know you told me not to base anything on symptoms, as I told you proviously 15 days after our encounter in brasil my wife got a sore throat fever for day and a half and a bad cough, I have been more calm as you told me this could be...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...calm after reading" my response. Unfortunately, you continue to be "anxious and scared." Your concerns about your wife's fever, sore throat and cough are unwarranted. These types of symptoms are incredibly common and associated with many... Read more »

window period

Hello Doc I have been a regular visitor to your forum and been folowing all the responses and archives in my window period.I was convinced that the encounter i had unprotected for oral and protected for vaginal with a sex worker. This entire...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Regular Visitor to the Forum,You are not alone. We have lots of folks who view the forum from their window (periods). Your overall HIV risk is minimal at best. Your seven-week negative test is encouraging, but not definitive. Your symptoms 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 »

Mouth sores

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...lubricant smeared on the bottom half of my penis which I quickly wiped off. No fever, but I got achy for a few days with a mild sore throat that lasted a day or two and I dropped 3-4 lbs. I tested neg six weeks later via oral rapid test.The... Read more »

ARS symptoms, scared to death, please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...to touch my penis with the same hand,i washed right after. I wouldnt have worried about it, but got symptoms after 2 weeks. Sore throat, difficulty swallowing,diarrhea,loss of appetite, 10 pounds weight loss, sever abdominal pain and tenderness... Read more »

condom broke - got herpes

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...2 months and two 3rd generation ELISA's at 11.5 weeks and 12 weeks respectively. People have different notions about window period and I really want to go by science and what it suggests as far as window period is percieved as in 2006. I have... Read more »