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Hi Everyone
I have a question about the average time frame from initial exposure to HIV to the ARS illness. Is it possible to develop the flulike illness 4-5 days after exposure? Or is that too soon??? Is it more likely to happen a little later? Please help folks, any advise is appreciated.
Thanks
Harj
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4 to 5 days is to soon.ARS Symptoms appear 2 to 4 weeks after infection and last for 1 to 2 weeks.The 3 classic ARS symptoms are very high fever,very sore throat and rash on trunk--torso and limbs.
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getitright..please

would it be possibe to see symptoms after 9-10 weeks ??
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Avatar_m_tn
would would you think if you see the symptoms after 10 weeks ?
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Never,it's not possible.10 weeks is to late for ARS symptoms.
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so im fine then...cozs my symptoms started after 10 weeks.....
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If you had a negative test result after 12 weeks your fine.
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you know its 11 weeks
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And you know that it won,t change when you test at 12 weeks.Your negative.
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yes i believed now.. cozs read all the form in here back to year and they all negative after 8 weeks negative
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That's right so there is no need to ask anymore questions about your situation,you can walk away now knowing your safe from infection.Have a wonderful life and always be safe.
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Whats up with hijacking my post :-)
kidding :-)
But seriously... 5 days is too early?? Good to know...
Thanks
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YES,it's way to early.
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what do you think about ARS symptoms in 7 weeks?
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Don't be hijacking other people threads.
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