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Dr. Steven Saunders
43 years experience Internal Medicine
Acute HIV: Acute symptoms of infection may range from nothing to vague symptoms of flu like illness including but not limited to fever, malaise, rash, joint and ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
25 years experience Infectious Disease
2-4 weeks: 2-4 weeks is what is generally thought but this can vary. The most common symptoms may include fever, lymphadenopathy, pharyngitis, rash, myalgia, ma ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
25 years experience Infectious Disease
Varies: Acute HIV can present like flu symptoms. Night sweats, fever, swollen glands (in more than 2 areas not including the groin). You may begin to experi ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Initial symptoms of: Hiv infection can include sore throat and swollen lymph nodes.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
HIV: Yes, malaise is often a major component of acute HIV infection and this can also be present with absolutely no other symptoms.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Acute HIV infection: Acute HIV infection is like having the worst flu of your life. But, this symptom does not occur in every case. Sometimes people do not have symptoms ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Not: It depends upon whether you are referring to the symptoms associated with early HIV disease, or the immunologic phenomena. Symptoms may or may not be ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Very variable: Many people do not have any symptoms of acute HIV infections. The type of symptoms and duration is also very variable. If you have any doubt, get an H ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Nonspecific: Stomach rumbling is a rather non-specific symptom, many times normally seen. By no means specific for HIV infection.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johannes Stephanus Smith
Specializes in Travel Medicine
No: No, it does not depend on symptoms. The window period in which an HIV Elisa test may be falsely negative is still around 6 weeks, whether the patient ... Read More

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