... The next few days I noticed I had a mild rash around my right shoulder and chest. I freaked out again so I went in for an HIV test 13 days after being with this person. An antibody test resulted negative and they took an RNA test but I'm still waiting for the results. ... (2 replies)
... 1. No idea, only tests can confirm your status.
2. Yes, 12 weeks is the final test you need to have conclusive results.
Any test from 7 weeks onwards will very much confirm your status. (21 replies)
... Still have rashes, swollen lymph nodes for over a week, developed sore throat around 60 days after hiv exp. ... (21 replies)
... sometimes muscle pain, i don't have a lymph nodes, Diarrhea, i also don't experience weight loss, dry cough, and shortened of breath, even i read that some times HIV symptoms may not be appear after infection it may appear a decade. ... (4 replies)
... lf was very superfluous, say nail deep, so i assume it had not reached the parts of the intestines that are permeable. But i am not sure. I had not other cuts or rashes in the region. I know fingering is not a source, but knowing that there was a blister close to one of the fingers used to penetrate is freaking me out. ... (4 replies)
... based on symptons and everyone reacts differently and I plan on getting tested when the 3 month window is done, but I'm just wondering for those knowledgable in HIV rashes, if this seems very odd to you and if this sounds like a typical HIV rash or anything. ... (1 replies)
... I f you are frantically Googleing HIV and HIVsymptoms you are probably in the same boat as I was. This is my story and I hope it helps others through their troubles. ... (1 replies)
... HIV rashes will cover the whole body, clearly that is not the cases here. You also need to have an exposure which you haven't and you tested negative. ... (3 replies)
... No matter what somone else tells you about their HIV status, if you have unprotected sex then your at risk of HIV and std's. ... (13 replies)
... Nope! HIV rash is not acne. Acne is acne and the rash, if present, would be around the trunk of the body and it will be clearly recognizable as a rash. ... (13 replies)
... Also HIV rashes, I have not seen one on my body yet but I had a couple acne on my face could that be an HIV rash? ... (13 replies)
... The rashes you mention are not like HIV rashes ok? ... (3 replies)
... Then educate yourself on HIV then. You've already been told here that your encounter has zero risk. You are hunting for symptoms and scaring yourself into believing they are HIV. ... (12 replies)
... Yeah ok i know it is low risk,. But it does happen. I'm just worried about my legs atm. Does hiv rashes appear even after ars and when there is no medication? ... (104 replies)
... you cannot go by what rash or bumps you have or any symptoms for that matter to diagnose if you have hiv.
the only sure way is to get tested for it.
if you have concerns that you have it
the best thing you can do is to go get tested.
good luck (1 replies)
... How do rashes caused by HIV look like.. I woke up the other morning.. and i had a few lumps the side of my leg.. they look like pimples.. they were rasied and really itchy.. ... (0 replies)
... Also, I heard that primary HIV rashes are 'transient' and 'can change locations'. Anyone knows what they mean? ... (2 replies)
... i've got an itchy rash on my back ! izzit because of the hiv contact i got 2 weeks ago ? ... (5 replies)
... home Oraquick HIV test, how accurate are these test, when everything is done precisely? ... (6 replies)
... after that i had taken hiv rapid test at 4 weeks which came negative and 6 weeks which also came negative. ... (7 replies)