... Seven days would be early for ARS symptoms to appear. And multiple viral infections produce the same symptoms. So having a fever doesn't mean you caught HIV. ... (3 replies)
... Your symptoms are in no way specific to HIV and 7 days after exposure is very early to develop ARS, so it's probably something else. ... (3 replies)
... weeks later i started having this rash on my chest they look really like maculolpapular rashes,and also headaches and severe neck pains.. Do you think this is ars hiv symptoms? ... (7 replies)
... uch present. This led me to look into the studies behind the statistics some more, and I wonder how legitimate those studies are. I know that it is early to have ARS symptoms, and would just like a general risk assessment with or without regard to the sore throat. Also, should I get tested? ... (3 replies)
... What if he had a very high viral load and the blood had contact with my sores?
I hope I won't be one of those rare cases... I know HIV can't be diagnosed by symptomps but I have so many of them and they are all suggestive..
I'm going crazy... just crazy
How can I get a lymph node and a white tongue like this in the right timing for ARS...
I'm scared... I'm not... (5 replies)
So to cut a long story short, I broke up with my ex on May 1st - that was also the last time I had sex with the ex. Penetrative sex was anal - condom was definitely worn and it was in good condition after the act was completed (no tears) - I was the receptive partner. He did jab me a lot prior to putting on condom - so I know for a fact at moments it felt like he'd... (3 replies)
... I had one low risk exposure, protected male sex about 8 1/2 weeks ago. Had many symptoms consistent with ARS(10 days+ out), that my my GP doctor believe to be Mono related based on recent blood work. One infectuous disease doctor who analyzed my blood results didn't think it was an active Mono infection, while another "internet" doctor thought I definitely had a reactivation... (1 replies)
... Answers please to the following:
2 - 3 weeks after a possible exposure I developed a rash on my chest. Some spots blistered and were filled with puss. No other symptoms. The rash was around the hair follicles on the chest and lasted for around 2 months in that state. Even now (over 4 months post possible exposure) signs of the rash are still present and some new spots... (3 replies)
... After all these symptoms I decided to go and get the oraquick oral swab test. It came back negative! So this is three months past my experience which was February 16. ... (4 replies)
... you cannot use symptoms as a tool to detect the presance of HIV. ... (1 replies)
... fungal that I have been using since March 26th, and the rash is almost completely gone. Just in case, after reading about HIV and other STD symptoms online in panic, I got tested the same day, 9 days after exposure. ... (1 replies)
... Just one more question can laryngitis be an ARS symptoms. I am suffering from laryngitis and sore throat since last 2 months continuously. ... (5 replies)
... No that's not possible. If their were any holes at all, the condom would burst and fail.
You had safe protected sex, which is not a risk of HIV transmission.
You have nothing to worry about. (6 replies)
... after 14 days of this incident, I had severe ARS symptoms. Mild fever, nausea, acute fatigue, severe sore throat, severe muscle aches. I have had these symptoms for more than 7 weeks now. ... (6 replies)
... i have had ars symptoms and what
you discribe is nothing close to what i experianced.
mine started within a day from when i was infected and lasted for about a week.
testing is the only sure way to know.
don't let how you feel rule over your test results.
the test results hold all the weight in determining your HIV status.
many things can cause the same symptoms that... (3 replies)
... thanks, could you at least tell me when ars symptoms start and their duration (3 replies)
... I took antibiotic medication and mouthwash for these symptoms . ... (3 replies)
... ostitute who gave me chlamydia. The blood test a few days after the encounter is way too soon. While I await any next test I am googling like mad and keep seeing ars symptoms. It's now 2 weeks exactly from encounter and as I type I have just come down with what started as sneezing and a slight runny nose. ... (2 replies)
... Symptom speculation is pointless. A test at this time scale would give you a very good indication of your status. This forum will not get involved in speculations as its creates more anxiety then good. (4 replies)
... person to have symptoms. There is a consensus here on the site that anything experienced after 6 or especially 8 weeks would be seen as too late in experiencing ARS symptoms. ... (4 replies)