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Swollen Lymph Nodes After Unprotected Sex Without Ejaculation Worried I Have HIV

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Chance from Pre-cum

I met an African American man in early February. We ended up talking about having sex, but I decided not to because we didn't have condoms. I ended up falling asleep and woke up to him inside of me, but it could not have been more then a couple...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...very nonspecific symptom. However, I would recommend a single rapid HIV test at the three-month mark (because you had brief unprotected sex, not because of the nodes!). The odds are very much in your favor and excessive worry is not warranted.... Read more »

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dear dr i made a sex toy by making hole in pillow..and having sex really..when i think abt 2... Read more »

Swollen groin

Doc, I am a 26-year old homosexual. Just yesterday, I noticed having swollen lymph nodes in the... Read more »
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Could I have been at risk?

Posted by BillyC, 4 Replies
...i needed a blood test, although he said i could have taken one if wanted. I opted against it. I have no fever, night sweats, swollen lymph nodes, weight loss, nothing, I am healthy and have been evaluated by two doctors who both thought I have no... Read more »

Risk assessment, or, how screwed am I?

Posted by ratherconcerned, 1 Reply
...developed a fever, ranging anywhere between about 99.5 and 101.8, a fever that has continued for a week. I also have had slightly swollen lymph nodes in the neck and groin (which I get whenever I have a cold), fatigue, and night sweats (which I... Read more »

I need help going crazy....

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...dr and was put on ketek for a tooth infection. Now ever since then I have been looking on the internet and ofcourse it says swollen lymph nodes are the 1st sign of hiv, so this is where my life is being consumed by this..I cant sleep, my temp is... Read more »

Could I be infected?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...elbows became swollen and sore. These are the only symptoms I have. No loss of weight, no flu type syndrom, no nothing. Just swollen glands that are still swollen and worrisom. It is now 6 months and I have not tested because quite frankly I am... Read more »