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A 23-year-old male asked:

Painful throat,low grade fever,night sweats for first 2 nights, nasal congestion, bad cough, is this sign of hiv ars at 3 weeks? or viral infection?

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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
A Verified Doctoranswered
40 years experience
Virus: It sounds like a bad cold or the flu. Start with hydration, rest and OTC rx. If it persists then see your doctor for a good checkup especially if the cough persists. ( may be bronchitis or less likely pneumonia)
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