... Hello and thank you ahead of time for anyone who reads and/or responds to my message. This will probably be unnecessarily long.
Over the past few months, I have been looking to the internet here and there for information on STDs, simultaneously driving myself crazy. The reason being what I consider a reasonably risky situation I was involved in at the end of August. I made... (4 replies)
... The same thing happened to me. They swollen glands only lasted like a few days though. ... (2 replies)
... I tested for Syphilis already and took quite a lot of Anti-biotics in the begining but they didn't really help. The NAT and CD4 Blood was already drawn its already in processing. I will take a antibody test again at 6 weeks. But, as far I read in SE Asia countries where they have different strains like subtype-e i've read about the window period being longer. I don't know how... (33 replies)
... It sounds like its a 4th generation test yes, which one no idea. I also think you in the realms of "over testing " You run the risk of a "false" positive which we have seen here quite a few times.
syphilis,gonorrhea and •Chlamydia Are the stds you should be testing for as well. They are far more common and certainly easyer to get.
The nat testing and cd4 are a waste of time... (33 replies)
... OK, take a big breath
1) swollen lymph nodes can occur for so many reasons, including the ones you mentioned. You could swell up from cutting your finger, or just because your body is fighting some small random infection. The lymph nodes in my armpit used to swell on me when I wore a certain type of deoderant.
2)I think all guys pre-cum, however, some a lot more than... (6 replies)
... didnt mention the bleeding, and the lady did suggest to get a pap smear. So I did....my results came back near the end of the year....and they found that I had chlamydia as well. They gave me pills for it which i took right away. ... (6 replies)
... I have broken down my symptoms by weeks and its freaking scary I never have swollen glands, furry white tongue or this light headed feeling. ... (20 replies)
... About 1 month later, I became ill. Rash, sore throat, swollen glands on my neck etc. Since the paranoia was ruling my life, I just had to get tested for my sanity. ... (1 replies)
... s of symptoms, I had a fever on day 5 which lasted for two days. I had a bit of a sore throat in the third week. An itchy rash in week 7. No loss of appetite. No swollen glands. ... (15 replies)
... few times in the last week with issues regarding a possible exposure. It WAS a one night stand and I have no idea if she was HIV positive or not. I did contract chlamydia from this girl though and my symptoms did not show themselves for about 5 weeks, once they did though I got real nervous. Thought I also had HIV. ... (1 replies)
... I had them all, from swollen glands, white tongue, aching, night sweats, you name it I had them. I had the highest risk possible, I, like you convinced yourself I was HIV positive. ... (20 replies)
... ill are in favor of not getting HIV. I myself put myself in a one time shitty situation and now I am waiting just like you. I didnt get any symptoms til after my chlamydia progressed but when I got symptoms around the 6 week mark they were much like yours. Swollen glands, sore throat, anxiety, no sleep. ... (20 replies)
... since i have swollen glands which has lasted 2 weeks no fever or diarrea or vommiting or nausea but i have a sore throat and a slight cough. ... (20 replies)
... Hi, I am new to this and I think this is such a wonderful site. I have read some stories and I am glad to know that I am not the only one going thru this. I tested positive for HSV type 2 in September of 2006. I was told by my doctor that I will have small outbreaks in the future and he prescribed me Valtrex. Since then I have had small outbreaks but I got another one in... (5 replies)
... I was nervous, and I didn't tell the doctor the whole truth...specifically, that I'm concerned about STD's. There are no physiological symptoms of anything. No swollen tonsils, no swollen glands...nothing. I don't know if that should make me more or less concerned. ... (27 replies)
... Sometimes weird things happen to our body that are very inexplicable. I came here with a total weight loss of 8 pounds, swollen lymph nodes, an itchy rash, diahrehha, low grade fevers and other random ailments. ... (16 replies)
I have been extremely bugging out over this whole HIV symptom thing. I am a 25 yr old female that had unprotected sex with a 22 year old male about a month ago. I did give him oral as well but there was no ejaculation in my mouth. About 1 1/2 to 2 weeks later I came down with a mild sore throat followed by periodic sneezing and my nose is plugged up sometimes. I should... (2 replies)
... was negative, I did have a really bad sore throat and read that it can be passed my deep kissing as it was none oral intercourse. I hada urine sample as well for chlamydia two weeks later negative. As well as my final hiv and syphilis both blood 12 weeks after both negative. ... (29 replies)
... My glands at the back of my throat swelled up for a couple of days and hurt when swallowed but had no sore throat. The doctor said it was a slight viral infection. ... (1 replies)
... tossils got swollen on right side and was painful. Now this week 5 weeks after having sex my lymph node under my right arm is a little swollen and painful. My allergies are kinda acting up so I don't know if it has anything to do with that. I don't think I have had a fever. If so I haven't noticed. ... (17 replies)