... of discomfort in either armpit and also a feeling as if my throat is closing and difficulty swallowing. diarrhea the past couple days as well. was this a potential exposure to hiv? ... (6 replies)
... mph nodes, my doctor also checked and said he noticed no swelling, even though I thought they were. He also was very clear to tell me that one could not diagnose hiv through symptoms, but only a blood test. ... (8 replies)
... Thanks buddy. Now I see 4-5 small red dots on my feet, may be due to skin rash. I'm tired of checking my body for symptoms, this fear is going to kill me.
I have 2 questions:
1) Do you guys think 4 weeks after exposure, Is a negative ELISA reliable? I'm going to have my test 5 days later, at least for a little bit relaxation. I know for a conclusive result I have to wait... (7 replies)
... to feel exteremly tired and felt some discomfort on my throat. 15th day after exposure, sore throat became a tonsillitis, and it was very painful. I had a quick diarrhea this day, then it has gone. ... (7 replies)
... Hello,I had vaginal sex on March 18th 2015 and the condom broke,I stopped after i realized,I washed my penis with soap but ever since I've be experiencing hiv Like symptoms and I'm scared I may have been infected.. ... (1 replies)
... I have had multiple HIV tests 9 rapid tests, 3 duo tests, 1 tri dot test, and 1 qualitative pcr test over the period of 8 months after exposure which were all negative. ... (2 replies)
... In short I am having all the symptoms of ars. ... (17 replies)
... I went to get tested for gonorrhea, chlamydia, and had a rapid hiv fingerprick test. All came to be negative. I felt a relief but later started having anxiety and googling things about rapid tests and hiv transmissions. ... (12 replies)
... Just checking in regarding my low/no risk situation. I know you've assessed my situation into the ground, but I think keeping a status update might be helpful for others who are concerned/don't take direction too well. I've seen the term "worry-wells" tossed around.
Since my initial post in this forum I've taken 4 tests, all of which came back NEGATIVE. Despite all of my... (12 replies)
... 11 weeks ago, i had sex with a CSW. My condom broke in the process and soon later i washed the head of my penis with warm water. 3 weeks after the exposure i had flu, oral ulcer and sore throat. These lasted for a week. After that i developed an ear infection which persisted for about a month. On week 8 my cervical lymph nodes started swelling and proceeded with the axial and... (2 replies)
... flu like characteristics, diarrhea, skin rash, fatigue, etc. What ORDER do these symptoms occur in or do they occur simultaneously? ... (5 replies)
... Can I get HIV if i had blood in my saliva? ... (3 replies)
... but I am not asking a question in this post. I am going to tell my recent story with hopes that this will calm people like me in the future. I almost had all the symptoms except fever, and the past 3 weeks was hell for me. It was all because of anxiety. ... (1 replies)
... I have completely convinced and regarded myself HIV positive, and am suffering from both mental and physical pains. ... (14 replies)
... weeks later I began feeling symptoms of nausea, breast tenderness and shortness of breath, and was worried I was pregnant. When I got my period, I thought I was in the clear. ... (9 replies)
... sticks per day. Making it 1 pack of cigarettes every 2 to 3 days. When I mean 'recent', I state that I quit around 1 month ago, with symptoms initially not so strong, and got a little worse progressively. ... (23 replies)
... Thanks guys. I know i shouldn't be looking for symptoms online but i just can't help it. I have this diarrhea for 6 days now. Sometimes i could feel my chest burning too kinda like a heart burn. My heart beat is very fast whenever i think about it. ... (16 replies)
... They are the physical symptoms of stress and anxiety. ... (24 replies)
... other symptoms sound like Hiv? ... (13 replies)
... Hi All. Just want to give a feedback. It's good for others to learn from our experience. So, as a summary:
-I did have all HIV ARS symptoms (Diarrhea, lost 10 pounds, rash, yeast infection, enlarged lymph nodes, pneumonia). I was totally sure about been an HIV+.
-I just got the 6 months results and it is negative.
-What I learned from that?
-NEVER FOCUS ON SYMPTONS, BUT... (9 replies)