If you believe you have been exposed to HIV and want help to judge your risk, would like advice about HIV testing, or have questions about the effectiveness of condoms or risks associated with specific sexual practices, this is the site for you.
At age 20 I had vaginal sex with a 20 year old white woman who seemed clean. I had unprotected sex with her about 6 times. Around the time I developed chronic pressure urticaria, dry eyebrows, knee joint pain and inflammation. Over the years I seem to be more sick than in the past. I am now 26 and have developed swollen wrist joints, loss of hand mobility, vitiligo (minor), hand tremors, fatigue!! I don't get swollen lymph nodes or diarrhea or night sweats. I am starting a new relationship and for some reason am freaking out about being exposed to HIV years ago. That was my only sexual experience. I also have a mildly low ANA. Does that go up with HIV? I havld a cc with differential and everything seemed normal. I know I need to get tested for anxiety purposes but would like your opinion first. Thanks so much for all you do for others and me. Take care
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