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Cherry Hill, NJ
A 19-year-old female asked:

I don't have a fever, or rash, but my nose is runny, yellow thick mucus, sore throat, ears are foggy. can this be hiv?

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Dr. Justin Greiwe
A Verified Doctoranswered
Allergy and Immunology 14 years experience
Likely cold but...: Common things being common you are likely suffering from a viral upper respiratory tract infection. If you have a history of risky sexual behavior (unprotected sex, multiple sexual partners, etc.) you should get screening for HIV and STDs either way.
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