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Swollen Lymph Nodes After Giving Oral Sex What Are The Chances Of HIV

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Negligible risks & extenuating circumstances for oral

Thanks for the tremendous comfort you bring to so many of us. This "frequent" question is more then worth my commitment to making a $100 donation. After performing oral on a woman sex worker of unknown HIV status within the past month, I'm assured...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...months after exposure: diarrhoea, fatigue, mild fever, white coated tongue, sore throat, cough, red rashes on chest and thighs, swollen lymph nodes (4) on thighThree months - ten months after exposure: swollen nodes remain, red itchy rashes on... Read more »

Oral sex and night sweats

On August 24, I had protected sex with a sex worker from a massage parlor. However, I briefly... Read more »

Is it possible that I caught new strain of HIV from Singapore and it's undetectable?

Dr. Bob - I have been reading the forum for the longtime and I really need your help. This is my... Read more »
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The Well Project

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

... Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

...CD4 cell count will most likely go down. You might start having signs of HIV disease like fevers, night sweats, diarrhea, or swollen lymph nodes. If you have HIV disease, these problems will last more than a few days, and probably continue for... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...the actions taken against you), that put you at risk. Answer the following questions: Have you ever had vaginal, anal, or oral sex without a condom? Have you ever shared needles or syringes to inject drugs (including steroids or hormones)? ... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...advanced symptoms of HIV infection include: Rapid weight loss Dry, persistent cough Night sweats or fever Fatigue Swollen lymph glands Diarrhea that lasts longer than a week White spots on the tongue or in the mouth (Thrush) Pneumonia Red,... Read more »
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I fear the worst. Could this be ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...positively drenched in sweat. I have aching muscles in my left pectoral right next to the swollen lymph node in my armpit. I have swollen lymph nodes in my groin and at my left elbow. Right before my lymphs started swelling I got strange... Read more »

Flipping out. Sick of reading about symptoms...

Posted by countingdays, 1 Reply
...vaginal. One of these was particularly dodgy. Since then, I have been a complete basket case. I've had a few symptoms: fatigue, swollen lymph nodes in my armpits, and a swollen tongue/sores in my mouth. In my more rational moments, I can... Read more »

Very scared to be infected

Posted by UltraScared33, 3 Replies
...time is passed from the previous clients: I suppose at least 10-15 minutes. Is it enough to make the contact indirect or not? 2) The other way, more complicated, is this one: in some occasion after the insertive protected anal intercourse, the... Read more »

ARS symptoms - Do i have any hope

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...2 hours. About a week I started getting every single symptom possible. First came the sore throat, low fever for one day, swollen lymph nodes in armpits, groin and other places, loss of apetite, night sweats, my skin seems drier and I have also... Read more »