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I had a high viginal sexual exposure with an infected gal,i went on PEP within 24 hours but in week  i developed a sore throat and it seems like it doesnt want to clear and has made my lymph nodes in the neck and under the chin to be swollen,can this alone be a sign of ARS
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Sounds like you might have a cold to me, what was your exposure?
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It was high exposure,unprotected sex with an infected person
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If one has ARS symptoms they come on 2-4 weeks post exposure and  last 1-2 weeks.
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So can this be an ARS symptom?as it was in week 4 and i still have tht sore throat upto now,almost 3 weeks since it started,but at night it clears off and start during the day around mid morning,i will juss have a funny feeling on my throat like something is blocking it,i dont have any problems in swallowing food.
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186166 tn?1385259382
anxiety can cause your throat to feel blocked...
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Thanx Lizzie Lou,but cant it also be linked to ASR symptoms?
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186166 tn?1385259382
throat feeling blocked?  not ars related
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Tested again yesterday, more than 12 weeks after nPEP and the results were negative, i bought a test kit and do it home,how accurate is this test?
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Home access collection kit is the only approved home HIV test.
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Im not sure if it was tht one,so if it was not then it means its not accurate????????
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