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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
29 years experience Pathology
Fatigue: Early HIV symptoms occur about one month after infection. These can include: fever, headache, fatigue, swollen lymph glands, and rash. These early HIV ... Read More

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
29 years experience Pathology
Fatigue: Early HIV symptoms occur about one month after infection. These can include: fever, headache, fatigue, swollen lymph glands, and rash. These early H ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
30 years experience Pediatrics
HIV infection: Unexplained fever, generalized lymphadenopathy, recurrent diarrhea, parotitis, hepatitis, CNS disease, recurrent invasive bacterial infection, and oth ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Vertino
23 years experience Clinical Psychology
Like all infections: It take a while for any virus to manifest and develop into a serious infection.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Lee
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Various symptoms: Many individuals may develop a flu-like illness called acute HIV infection with the most common symptoms being fever, enlarged lymph nodes, sore throa ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
Variable.: Symptoms range from totally none to the multiple manifestations of aids, weight loss, oral thrush, pneumonias, diarrhea, rashes and death. Get tested ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not3days but2-4weeks: Yes you may experience flu like symptoms after 2to4 weeks, but you canj not diagnose HIV by symptoms.Hiv RNA test torns positive within 9 days after e ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Yes: There is a wide spectrum of clinical features with HIV infection. If you are infected, please get treatment as that can make you feel better.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harry Greenberg
27 years experience Dermatology
It's possible: Herpes and HIV can be co-infective because the herpes infection creates a break in the skin making HIV infection more likely. It is best to see a spe ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Sturgis
29 years experience Pathology
Flu-like illness: The majority of people infected by HIV develop a flu-like illness within a month or two after exposure. This illness, known as primary or acute HIV i ... Read More

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