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I am experiencing extreme anxiety about HIV exposure. I had a brief encounter with someone I would consider to be high risk. She perfomed oral briefly approx. 1 min unprotected. protected intercouse for a few minutes. However I think the condom may have broke I can't be sure because I was pretty drunk and the whole thing is a fuzzy memory. With in a couple days I was very tired and experiencing soreness in the testicals and groin also twitching of my eye also noticed more itching around the genitals than usual. At five days I had a "7panel test" for HIV, gonoreah, clymidia, Herpes, hepetitus, and syphalis. all negative but I later learned it was to early to test. About a week after that I saw a doc and he said the Clymidia and gonoreah test were probably accurate but to test again later for HIV and syphalis. I think most of those symptoms were probably stress. But the last couple weeks I have been noticing soreness in my armpits and a sharp pain near my groin. it seems to come and go. The pain in my arm sometimes feels like a rash but there is nothing there. Other times it feels like soreness deeper in the arm. I can't feel any bumps is the armpit or groin. So two questions:
Could the pain in the arm and groin be swollen nodes due to HIV?
Is 4 weeks to early to test for HIV or others? I can't wait much longer the stress is killing me.
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