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Author Topic: please help me as i am dead scrared ... am i hiv positive  (Read 1038 times)

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Dear Team,

I am living a life of a ghost for last 3 years as i am currently living in saudi arabia( i am expatriate and i m here since 2010)... before 3 years like august 2010 i had a sexual encounter with a girl of unknown status and act was without condom... after that in dec 2010 i left for saudi arabia... i got rashes on legs( shin area) n that is all i got ... then after 6-8 months i began feeling weak and joint pain started (in knees).... now i m feeling very weak as i can't lift anything for even 2 mins as i feel like my arms will fall...but i never got fever, night chills , swollen lymph node n all.... my vision is not perfect also.... recently i was digonosed with dry eyes n tear drops are of very less help.... my question is can we get weak immune system n still never get fever... please advice me on what to do...

 

thanking u in anticipation..

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Can any1 tell me the eys problems we face immediately after getting hiv
« Reply #1 on: June 15, 2013, 04:48:14 AM »
Can any1 tell me the eys problems we face immediately after getting hiv as i feel very dry eyes and eye drops are not working... my problem is i can't focus on sinle line or object...what could probabily it be ... is it hiv related or just wny other disease

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Re: please help me as i am dead scrared ... am i hiv positive
« Reply #2 on: June 15, 2013, 05:54:57 AM »
tahir,

I've merged the thread you posting in the Living forum into your original thread here in Am I Infected? - where you should post all your additional thoughts or questions. It helps us to help you when you keep everything in one thread. It doesn't matter how long it has been since you last posted in your thread or if the subject matter is different.

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While you are highly unlikely to have become infected with hiv through a single, insertive, unprotected encounter, the only way to know for sure is to TEST at the appropriate time.

However, you are MUCH more likely to have picked up another STI like chlamydia. It often doesn't have any obvious initial symptoms in men and goes unnoticed.

You need to be aware that untreated chlamydia can lead to exactly some of the symptoms you're experiencing. Untreated genital chlamydia infection can cause arthritis that can be accompanied by skin lesions and inflammation of the eye and urethra (Reiter's syndrome).

I am NOT diagnosing you, I'm trying to get you to see that there are other STIs out there that can have long-lasting consequences, other than hiv.

What you need to do is go to a sexual health clinic and get tested for ALL the STIs, not just hiv. As your unprotected encounter was three years ago, your hiv test will be conclusive.

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Re: please help me as i am dead scrared ... am i hiv positive
« Reply #3 on: June 15, 2013, 09:51:06 AM »
Dear Ann..
Thanks for reply...

 


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