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Symptoms Of Hiv After 3 Weeks Risk

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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you
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real risk,real symptoms,despite 16 weeks negative

dear doctor bobi have written many times in the past to you,but i dont know wht you prefer to chose to answer questions pertaining to non risk situations and u ignore my real risk encounter.My situation goes like this..i had unprotected vaginal sex...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...responded to many very similar concerns in the past. (Check the archives!) In addition your repeatedly negative HIV tests out to 16 weeks are definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. I've discussed negative HIV tests taken outside the... Read more »

worried sick about HIV risk and symptoms

Dear Dr. Franscino,I am very worried about my potential exposure to HIV and worried that the symptoms I had suffered are a sign of ARS.On my way to a clinic in West Hollywood I had noticed I had a bleeding cuticle. I noticed the bleeding about 5...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Franscino. So, you can just call me Dr. Bob. Shaking hands with "a couple of gentlemen" at a West Hollywood clinic is not a risk for acquiring HIV, even if you had a bleeding cuticle! Would you freak out if you shook my hand. I, too am HIV... Read more »

at higher risk than most on here, will donate (ARS SYMPTOMS) (PRIMARY HIV INFECTION SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS)

i am going crazy and wont have access to a test again for 4.5 weeks, trust me i am getting one as soon as i step foot off the plane in the usa. however, until then i am going absolutely crazy. the reason is that my neck has been pressured and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...repeating for months! Also, I have experienced discomfort in my armpit area- just away from armpit, closer to bicep. Are these signs of HIV? 3. Is an HIV test routine during early pregnancy? Please help! After my possible exposure, I had about... Read more »

Symptoms of Hiv recurrence

I would like to start off by saying that you are doing a wonderful service here.I have not been tested yet, but my low risk exposure (fingering someone in a strip joint) happened back in the last week of May. I had symptoms in mid July that lasted...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Please read the responses to What are the risks from fingering someone? and Drunk sex with a prostitute. You are at very low risk for HIV infection.Your weight loss is probably Read more »
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Human Papillomavirus and HIV Disease

...treatment and higher rates of cervical and anal dysplasia. Sexually active gay and bisexual men have about a 17 times higher risk of anal dysplasia and cancer. All people living with HIV are also at a higher risk for anal dysplasia, whether or... Read more »
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Prolonged menstrual period an HIV symptom?

Posted by anonymous34134, 1 Reply
...But recently, I got my period, and it seems to have lasted more than a week. This has never happened before. Could this be an HIV symptom? Should I get tested again? Read more »

Question about risk

Posted by rj879, 2 Replies
...Would a test at 4-6 weeks be accurate? 3. I feel like my throat is tightening up, but I am really anxious. Would this be a symptom of hiv? Thanks for your help Read more »

Unsafe saxe risk scared

Posted by Benja333, 1 Reply
...righ one). I think that because of I felt strained the left side of the neck, and a little in the back. That symptom, after 2 weeks and 3 days, I still have it, and Im very worried, because it is bother me. I know that symptoms aren`t reliable... Read more »

Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hello i had a couple of questions about HIv symptoms if anyone can help. On the third week I had a white tongue and a couple of bumps on my lower lip. After a couple of days I Read more »