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Bump Back Throat
Single white spot/bump back of throat. Duration 2 months, no symptoms, no toncils. former smoker of 25yrs.
Spot: any lesion that does not resolve, especially in a former smoker, should be examined by an MD. Pain is not necessary for it to be more concerning or not. ...Read more
Can HIV symptoms appear within 2 days after hooking up with another man? I got red bumps back of throat days after & they are stil there after a month
NO: Symptoms of HIV generally take months to years to be noticeable. Generally, 2-4 weeks after exposure an HIV patient may experience symptoms consistent with generalized illness such as fatigue, aches cough or sore throat. The characteristic infections associated with aids take months/years to become noticeable. ...Read more
Sore w red bumps back of throat won't go away! going on over a month! started days after sex w another man. Got results back days ago but all negative?
My sore throat went away then realized lot of my pain was from bumps on back throat just saw them today. Can't eat hurts and hard to swallow-?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. ...Read more
Day after oral sex with another man then i got red bumps back of throat, and off and on sore throat for month. Still won't go away.
STD check: Go get checked at a family planning clinic or with your doc. Let them know where the spots are and that you've had oral sex. They can do a swab to check for stds. Possible you have chlamydia/gonorrhea or other std that require antibiotics also possible you just have a sore throat. Get checked. Be safe. ...Read more
Ihave 2 tiny white bumps back of throat, irrating when breathing or swallowing, should I be worried? Came after eating too much sugar
White balls: Hello, the white balls in the back of your throat sound like tonsilliths. These are food particles that get stuck in the tonsil tissues. They harden and make your tonsils look like they are infected. Under these tonsil balls is a cavity or crevice that may be inflamed and infected causing your pain. Gargle with water after every meal. This helps to clear these white balls. Also see your doctor. ...Read more
Several Red bumps back of throat (around 10) very back of throat not by tonsils... Left tonsil mildly swollen and there also is a flesh colored cyst ?
Throat changes : Need more information to help but if not sore then probably normal ...Read more
Irritated sore w bumps back of throat and 2 red dots above uvula. strep/mono neg. antibotics/post nasel meds not help. Going on 3 months. Not sick.
Sore throat: ENT consult for further testing is now in order. ...Read more
Swallowen taste buds back of tongue, swallowen painless tonsils,long red bumps back of throat,small many bumps on soft palate(for about a year)?
Taste buds: If they have been there for a year they are probably normal for you. ...Read more
I've had a sore throat for over a month with red bumps back of throat. It all started days after sex with another man. I'm worried it might be hiv.
Days after oral & anal penetration with no ejaculation, i got red bumps back of throat. Went in days after STD results & strep is negative. Now what?
Live: Live. Go about your life. These will heal. In six weeks or so do the other std tests so that you do not worry more than you have to worry. Remember sores can appear in the viral 'flu and cold' seasons without explanation; tissue can react to 'trauma' after giving a blow job and it hitting the back of the throat. You have ruled out strep, which would be my first assumption. So, you are clear. ...Read more
Red bumps back of throat lasting over a month! so annoying! occurred days after sex w another man. Antibotics won't help. Std test negative. Now what?
May be...: The red bumps may have existed there lifelong ; you just incidentally noticed them on the wake of worrying possible std. If warts, they usually develop 2-3 months after exposure, not days, ; not every exposed becomes infected. If herpes, they may cause pain besides lesions. So, if you have been fine after negative tests for std, just sit tight and do self inspection for possible change in #/size. ...Read more
Throat is irritated, red and slightly sore month after giving oral with another man. Also red bumps back of throat. Days after went in for STD but neg?
STD Still Possible: It may be coincidental that you have a sore throat post oral sex. It is possible that you may have picked up a viral infection, such as herpes, have gonorrhea or chlamydia that wasn't picked up or tested for previously, or may have been irritated in some manner. I suggest you get re-evaluated by someone who is knowlegeable in mm sex and be honest about what you were doing and your concerns. ...Read more
Which STD if any would give you a sore w red bumps back of throat after sex w another man lasting over a month. Tested for STDs but results were neg.
See answer : It is very rare that an std presents symptoms of a sore throat, but it does happen. Chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, hpv and HIV can all be transmitted orally, with symptoms of a sore throat. Recommend evaluation by a trained health professional such as an ENT or infectious disease md. ...Read more
Does a sore with red bumps back of throat after oral and little anal with another man resemble STD symtoms. Still there after a month! strep was negat?
Herpes?: It may be coincidental that you have a sore throat post oral sex. It is possible that you may have picked up a viral infection, such as herpes, have gonorrhea or chlamydia that wasn't picked up or tested for previously, or may have been irritated in some manner. I suggest you get re-evaluated by someone who is knowlegeable in mm sex and be honest about what you were doing and your concerns. ...Read more
2 month long sore w red bumps back of throat. Started days after sex w another man. Went in month later 2 test 4 STD but all neg. Antibotics don't work?
Get screened for all: A complete std screen should include culture/molecular test for gonorrhea and chlamydia, viral test for herpes, blood test for syphilis and hiv. Make sure all of these were screened for. Warts (hpv) can also cause your symptoms and are another std. These can be tested for also. Please please please use condoms to protect yourself and your partners. ...Read more
Sore with red bumps back of throat lasting over month. Swollen tonsils. Now tired all thr time. All began day or two after sex with another man.
Would HIV symptoms appear days after exposure n last over a month? Got STD test done month after but neg. Sore w red bumps back of throat still there
Symptoms varies: Symptoms for HIV infection varies. Some individual get symptoms like fever, rash, body ache or swelling of lymph nodes during acute infection usually in 2-4 weeks after infection. Others can acquire HIV infection without any symptoms and symptoms will appear later and may take 5-10 years or more. Rarely can remain asymptomatic for long time and known as long term non progressor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer