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red itchy bumps on hands, sore throat, yellow tongue ? is it hiv or herpes ?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Nonspecific: Can be anything. If bothersome or prolonged, see your doctor. Not specific for HIV or herpes.

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