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Can a person expieriance symtoms before producing anti

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can a person expieriance symtoms before producing anti bodies ?? In particular CNS ones?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: yes but doctor says I can not be treated for HIV untill test turns positive
JA: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: cns is now apparent in my situation but no Lab test have shown to be poz I am 9 weeks out from a high contact
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: OB GYN
Expert:  Dr David replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr David replied 2 months ago.

sounds like you are worried about HIV.

what high risk contact did you hvae?

we don't use symptoms to tell if you have HIV. symptoms are not very reliable

what is more reliable is risk assessment from medical history and blood tests.