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What Are The Beginning Stages Of Hiv

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Ask the Experts

what are beginning stages of HIV

just got blood tested for HIV and std's. My penis is constantly burning during an erection and while urinating. I know those are common signs of STD's but are they of HIV. if not what are?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...Your symptoms are not typical of HIV. It sounds like you may well have another STD. Blood tests will only determine if you have syphilis. You should seek care Read more »

My First Lab Results

I was recently diagnosed with HIV in February 2008. Immediately my doctor sent me in for some... Read more »

Mistake of My Life

Both my wife and I have very similar symptoms; Headaches, Fatigue, Diarreha, stomach grumblings and... Read more »
Articles
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

The Stages of HIV Disease

...is representative of the experience of many people with HIV. The time that it takes for each individual to go through these stages varies. For most people, however, the progression of HIV disease is fairly slow, taking several years from... Read more »
The Well Project

AIDS Vaccines

...infection in HIV-negative people. AIDS vaccines are nottested by deliberately exposing people to HIV. Before an efficacy trial begins, researchers usually spend two or more yearsstudying communities where trials may take place. They gather many... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...fatigue Symptoms typically occur when glucose levels have gotten very high. If you are diagnosed while diabetes is in its early stages, you may not have any symptoms. Glucose Tests Since there are not always obvious symptoms of diabetes,... Read more »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...and personality shifts. Though IRIS can react to a specific infection like TB, IRIS symptoms may not appear like the symptoms originally did for the TB. This can hold true for other infections. IRIS symptoms are mostly different than and should... Read more »
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HIV+ and working in academia

Posted by kuanRC, 6 Replies
...I'm looking to connect with anyone who has experience as an HIV+ person working on faculty, as a researcher or graduate student in academia. I'm a PhD student in an extremely competitive program Read more »

Could I have been at risk?

Posted by BillyC, 4 Replies
...last few months Ive had white tongue, two canker sores (which I have never had before in my life). I am afraid that this is the beginning of late stage HIV infection because the following symptoms i will describe both can occur in people with... Read more »

ars

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
what is the difference between ars and secroconversion. thanks Read more »

have you heard....? to aids2hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...of someone getting infected with hiv and and within a few month begin experiencing symptoms such as painful swollen nodes, and fatigue? i was just wondering because Read more »