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Hi dr I got a mucocele in my lip inside my mouth after having a protected sex, is it HIV Symptom? I got a negative HIV rapid test at 4 weeks

9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

This is a bengin accumulation of mucous, usually referred to as a mucous retention cyct: no relation to HIV disease.

In brief: No

This is a bengin accumulation of mucous, usually referred to as a mucous retention cyct: no relation to HIV disease.
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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Dr. Parag Parikh
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Mucocele

It is a blocked minor salivary gland,not caused by infection,a fairly common ailment,if bothersome,can be removed.

In brief: Mucocele

It is a blocked minor salivary gland,not caused by infection,a fairly common ailment,if bothersome,can be removed.
Dr. Parag Parikh
Dr. Parag Parikh
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Not HIV

Nope. And you don't get HIV from protected sex.
Why would you think otherwise?

In brief: Not HIV

Nope. And you don't get HIV from protected sex.
Why would you think otherwise?
Dr. Robert Killian
Dr. Robert Killian
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics

In brief: No

It's a mucocele, period.
Have your Dentist examine the lesion to make sure you have diagnosed it correctly. And protected sex prevents HIV.

In brief: No

It's a mucocele, period.
Have your Dentist examine the lesion to make sure you have diagnosed it correctly. And protected sex prevents HIV.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dr. Arnold Malerman
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