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Swollen Lymph Nodes After Rubbing Penis Worried I Have HIV

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HIV risk from handjob on penis with genital sores present

Hi DoctorIf you answer my question I will be very grateful and donate at least 50 pounds to your admirable foundation.Basically 4 weeks ago in Thailand I visited a massage parlour. After the massage I got the sexworker to give me a handjob until I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...several other potential STD problems based on your report!First, I have no idea what "natural spots you get at the bottom of the penis" are. If indeed these were "genital sores" as you suggest, it's important to determine what the cause may be:... Read more »

PEP Treatment HELP? (PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009) (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2009)

Hi there, I found your contact details online and your help would be very much appreciated as I am... Read more »

Did you happen to see my question on reciprocal masturbation?

Dr. Bob, I posted a question yesterday titled "Cross Mutual Masturbation with Prostitute" and... Read more »
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ARS symptoms, scared to death, please answer

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...pain/strange discomfort in my groin. that lasted 2 weeks, then after 4 weeks of the initial symptoms (6 weeks after exposure) had a swollen lymph node in my neck (under my left ear on the jaw line, and one on the right side that was smaller, they... Read more »

please experinced people help me :'(

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...pain/strange discomfort in my groin. that lasted 2 weeks, then after 4 weeks of the initial symptoms (6 weeks after exposure) had a swollen lymph node in my neck (under my left ear on the jaw line, and one on the right side that was smaller, they... Read more »

re-post. hoping someone can answer me

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...elisa test. I have also been sick this week with more upper respitory issues (post nasal drip, cough, malaise, no fever, no swollen glands, headache, tired tired tired). does seroconversion / ARS happen this fast and should i be concerned here? ... Read more »

Fever, Pls help!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...cases of ARS manifesting itself as a one-day fever? Does ARS mean you have to get rashes or possibly no? And how do i know if my lymph nodes are swollen? Do they have to hurt and how big do they get? I've tried to palpate my lymph nodes but i... Read more »