... Hi I'm just wondering if anyone can give me any advice with regards to testing. Basically I've had all ars symptoms about 4 weeks after unprotected vaginal sex with a random girl after a night out. ... (4 replies)
... ad. I rather just ask you guys that get back on Google. Google will make you think you can get HIV from pineapples. I know symtoms can't diagnose hiv but my only symptoms I had was headache that started week one than diarrhea started week 2 and lasted for weeks. I still have diarrhea now some days. I was constantly belching. ... (14 replies)
... were 3 weeks after exposure. Now, will my 5 week test be positive if those were indeed ars symptoms? ... (11 replies)
... You NEVER had a reason to get tested for HIV in the first place. Oral sex is NOT a risk.
Your symptoms? Who knows what is causing them....but be certain that it is NOT HIV.
Move on from this and stop stressing yourself needlessly. (11 replies)
... If those symptoms are indeed ars would I my tests show positive? ... (11 replies)
... Dear healthboards,
I had a hiv exposure 6 weeks ago. It was insertive oral sex and With brief anus fingering with csw.
Oral sex lasted for about 15-20 min, and it was intensive. Tomorrow I noticed like a 2 little cuts on top of my penis, but those never bleed..
Now to my symptoms, I had every one that is associated with ars, and most worrying I can feel lymph notes on... (11 replies)
... Hi everyone,
I posted on here late last summer while I was panicking about a potential exposure I had. The exposure involved a high risk individual, and what seems to be considered by most a very low risk activity (oral). However, I was really drunk, and to this day, doubts still creep into my mind and I sometimes worry that I may have briefly had sex with her. Anyways,... (5 replies)
... I am no doctor at all, but Dr Handsfield is well known and extremely knowledgeable on HIV....so I of course think he is right. So would any HIV doctor. I have thoroughly read far too many of their answers when I went through my own panic on HIV.
If you had a risk here at all I would say so. It is possible to ask Dr Handsfield or Dr Hook ( he posts in the same forum) a... (8 replies)
... Thank you for the reply, SOTM. So male to female oral is no risk under any situation? I mean my oral health isn't horrendous but my gums do bleed at times. I didn't brush my teeth before the oral though.
I know from what I've read that symptoms mean nothing & Dr Handsfield has previously said that vomiting & diarrhea aren't usually symptoms of ARS - is this something you'd... (8 replies)
... I'm 27 years old and had protected sex with a sex worker around 7 1/2 weeks ago. Initially, I was not worried about contracting any STDs because it was protected and the condom never broke. However, at around 4 weeks, a red pimple showed up in my upper pubic hair region. It has been there ever since. It does not look like the typical chancre (open sore), but also does not itch... (4 replies)
... Hello there... The only way someone can confirm his/her status is by the HIV test. I will advice you do one soon and see a doctor for other health concern. all is well (2 replies)
... when I had an upper respiratory infection it was really the ARS of Hiv. Or maybe the second time I just gave my ex unprotected oral he gave it to me. I'm going crazy. ... (2 replies)
... e roof. I have continued to experience anxiety and depression for the next couple of weeks, i stopped eating and obsessively checked my temperature and looked up ars symptoms online. ... (14 replies)
... ee weeks, I woke up with a severe headache, sore throat, swollen lymph node, muscle pain, nausea and chills. This got me really really scared. I started googling ARS symptoms of HIV. My symptoms sounded like the normal flu you would accompany with early HIV symptoms. ... (0 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)