I've re-entered a zone of confusion and anxiety after falling ill last week.
9 and half weeks ago
Hand job and anal fingering (received) from a massage
HIV and STD screen tests at 32 days after - negative for all tests.
Believe the HIV test was 4th Generation as it was done in a GUM clinic in London. (1 replies)
... A little over four weeks ago I began noticing symptoms of possible infection. ... (1 replies)
... Okay, so here's the deal. I know my risk is supposedly 1 in 1000, but I'm scared out of my mind right now. I know HIV isn't typically diagnosed by symptoms, but I just have too many to be coincidence. On June 28th, I had unprotected oral sex (giving and receiving) as well as handjobs.
On July 10th (12 Days after), symptoms started:
Day 12: Sore Throat, Nasal... (10 replies)
... to die and all that. But they found a way with a new anti coagulant drug to save me. I had a high fever, rash, night sweats, the whole nine yards associated with ARS as well. I was in my early 20s at that time. ... (1 replies)
... the only way you can diagnose an ars fever is by getting tested with a positive result. ... (2 replies)
... hay fever symptoms. Runny nose, clear nasal discharge. I didn't have a sore throat or temperature, it's pretty much passed now after about 4 days. ... (7 replies)
... So since my earlier symptoms I stated, 13 days after post exposure I got a strange rash on my chest...look like small, red spots near my hair follicles...only like 20 or so spots in total. ... (5 replies)
... that had an article about ARS and it said that people who suffer from ARS generally test positive three weeks after showing symptoms. ... (2 replies)
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... I know ARS can last from "several days" to "several weeks. ... (20 replies)
... But i would like to mention further on Symptoms which Possibly infected person MAY or MAY NOT get. ... (24 replies)
... First of all stop chasing symptoms all you want. The are not in any way or Form are reliable way of diagnosing HIV. Only HIV Test. ... (7 replies)
... So mate there are your Speculation of Symptoms which i am telling you Out of my knowledge which i gathered during my Worries. Believe me most of us have been in your shoes and came out of it the same way. ... (7 replies)
... You are lucky it was only oral sex that has very low chance of transmission if any, according what most expert are saying. My question is, How did you find she was HIV positive that is impoossible with most. I suspected the gitl i met to be positive but i have no way of finding out, how did you find out. (58 replies)
... Received oral sex later on found out she hiv positive. I have big headache, fever, vomit, diaharra last about 3 day. Now I have white tongue n muscle pain on n off on my right shoulder. As for rash, I always has that before this. I test 6 time always to 14 n half week. (58 replies)
... ources online that thrush and night sweats do occure as part of ARS. Although thrush is not as common, nightsweats does occur along with many of the other common symptoms fever, headache, and rash. I would like to believe they dont otherwise i would be much relax but sites like webmd and others do list these symptoms. ... (58 replies)
... chasing those symptoms is a total waste of time. ... (58 replies)
... If your symptoms were due to HIV you would have seroconverted by the time that you took your 4 week test, which would have resulted in a positive test result. ... (58 replies)
... days after the exposure. fever, headache, stomach pain, lympe node. Ok these symptoms can be caused by many things thats understood. but thrush and nightsweat were additional symptoms i felt, that worries me most than anything else. ... (58 replies)
... you have read too much...
what symptoms you have,
has no bearing on what your hiv status is.
only the tests can determine that.
the test results are a much better indicator to what your status is
then any symptom you could have.
you will see it for yourself
with your next test.
good luck (58 replies)