What Do Lymph Nodes Look Like With Hiv
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Posted by gpboy, 4 Repliesdoes hiv symptom lymph node form under the skin or it looks like a wound or some black round little pimple on top of the skin?
the one that formed on top of my skin is very tender and i am some pain around that
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Posted by mikeisworried, 1 ReplyHi please help, i am getting very worried.
I had sex last week on monday night (8th may) with a worker girl. i used a condom.
2 days later, i noticed my urine started smelling very foul. now on tuesday the week after (+8 days), the smell has subsided... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesQ for HIV+ people about swollen lymph nodes
I would like to know if when you have swollen glands in the neck are they sore or painless?
I just took the plunge and took my 2nd HIV testI am awaiting my results, which should be ready, this fri-sat.
I am... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesNo body in the "I'm infected?" area was willing to help me with this, are lymph nodes related to hiv infection (when sollen) painless and the size of a pea, and usually appear behind the ear or in the back of the neck?
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesAre lymph nodes under the skin or in the skin? I have a bump in my armpit right now and I am not sure how to tell if it is a lymph node or not. I can lift it up with the skin so it is not under the skin. I guess i am trying to figure out if it is... Read more »
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Harvard Medical SchoolEnlarged lymph nodes are VERY common in HIV disease. The lymph nodes are trying to fight off the HIV infection. Different patients' bodies deal with lymph nodes in different ways. In some patients, lymph nodes do indeed go down in time. In... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolThe answer to your question is really "yes and no". HIV causes very distinct changes in lymph nodes, but these changes can be seen as a result of other conditions. So a pathologist, who is skilled in the art of looking at lymph nodes,... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello.Q1: Your symptoms are not consistent with or worrisome for HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS).Q2: The primary reason to consider HIV testing would be to gain peace of mind.Q3: Anxiety can cause an extraordinary array of symptoms. Peruse the... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineLymph nodes are indeed all over the body, and most are deep and cannot be felt. A physician knows where to look, but sometimes the swelling is very obvious, even to non-professionals. Here's the problem: lymph nodes swell for all kinds of... Read more »
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