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Symptoms As Early As 6 Days

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Can symptoms be as early as 4 days?

Hi - my partner and I recently had sex, and 4 days later she had swollen glands/ sore throat and fever. I am HIV+ with VL of around 65000 last bloodwork, which was a week or so before the incident. Is 4 days too soon for the bosy to start showing...
Shannon Southall

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too early for ars? - 4 days.....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i had vaginal sex with a girl, the condom fell off, was unprotected briefly.

4 days later i got a rash on my chest, lasted less than a day.

the next day i got prety sick, vomiting and diareaha, was just a 24 hour thing.

i'm thinking these symptoms are... Read more »

A day early....

Posted by Anonymous, 10 Replies
Doc called me today...DNA PCR and antibody negative @ 5.5 weeks. He says I'm done especially since I had PCR but I'm going to test elisa again @ 12 weeks. I guess I'm in a state of shock right now, it hasn't completely sunk in especially with all... Read more »

early symptoms of infection

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Has anyone ever heard of flu or cold like symptoms like a 24 hour bug being an early symptom of infection? I shot this question to the expert at this site and it got ignored so I'm asking here.

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Symptoms and neg early test

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Can anyone give me an opinion on this. I recieved unprotected oral sex from a escort. then protected insertive sex. 3 weeks later and I have intense pins and needles in both legs also have had a sore throat and mouth ulcer.
I had proviral DNA scan... Read more »