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Is onsillitis a common symptom of acute hiv?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Initial symptoms of: Hiv infection can include sore throat and swollen lymph nodes.
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A 27-year-old female asked:

What is the most common HIV symptom?

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Dr. Henry Selke
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease 17 years experience
...: When someone is first infected with HIV they can have a flu-like illness. People can live many years without having any symptoms until their immune system gets weak from HIV and they develop an opportunistic infection (like thrush or pcp) or cancer. Hiv is treatable, so be sure to get tested and know your status.
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A 41-year-old member asked:

Is tonsillitis a common symptom of acute hiv?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Sore throat ;: Swollen lymph nodes are fairly common in the initial presentation of hiv.
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