The First Sign If You Have HIV?
I am a 21 year old man, and it has been 4 days since I have had a fever that increases at night and is sore in the calves of the legs, headaches, and there are swollen lymph nodes in the groin area, and on waking up my saliva is mixed with blood, what is it has anything to do with HIV disease? I felt terrible after reading articles about HIV. Please help r nThank you
HIV or Human immunodeficiency virus is a virus that attacks the human immune system. Because of this, a person infected with HIV infection will have many signs and symptoms of various diseases because the body does not have an immune system to fight the incoming germs. HIV is transmitted through human body fluids such as saliva, sperm, blood, breast milk, etc. The following factors increase a person's risk of getting HIV infection:
Free sex Syringe drug users Receive blood transfusions from an infected person Transmission of mother to baby during pregnancy Contact with sources of HIV transmission
So you don't need to worry if you are not a person at risk for HIV infection. The complaints you are experiencing now can be caused by various conditions. Fever indicates an ongoing infection and can be caused by bacteria, viruses, and coats. read also leptospirosis. Because it is necessary to do a direct examination by a doctor to find out the cause of the complaint. The doctor will also consider additional examinations such as blood tests to better confirm the disease you are currently experiencing. Treatment will depend on the conclusion of the cause of your complaint.
Here are things you can do to prevent HIV infection:
Safe sex behavior, not changing partners Do not use drugs, consume healthy foods and get enough rest Be more alert if someone around you is infected with HIV
If the complaints you experience do not get better or you are at risk of HIV disease, it is better if you immediately visit a doctor to get treatment early. Read also HIV / AIDS
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dr. M. Rizki