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A 20-year-old male asked:

I hav one small ulcer on my tongue.it was last in one day and re appear next day on another place of tongue.is this symptom of acute hiv ? thank u...

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Dr. Martin Hirsch
50 years experience
NO: Ulcers and/or sores that appear in one day and gone the next are not ulcers. Hiv or canker sores last for weeks and are never gone overnight.
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