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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hello
User :   hi
User :   anybody there
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   ur location and qualification
Doctor :   i am from Bangalore India and i am General Physician
User :   ok here is my problem,
Doctor :   go ahead
User :   5 months ago(22 sept 2010) i went for blood test CBC to some reputed hospital in chennai(india),my wife had sore throat and mild fever after 2 weeks.I thought i might got hiv and contacted her. Got my wife tested for hiv(elisa)after 2 moths(30 nov 2010) and this time i bought a syringe from some medical store(it was branded disposable syringe and packed properly).. exactly after 9 days i got sore throat and its persist for 2 months and some pimple also and body pain.i thought this time my wife got infected and i got infected from her. Now i again got tested for HIV in march 2011,(RAPID HIV TEST) 22 sept (myself tested for CBC)---(30 nov (my wife got tested--2 months(ELISA)))-- 30 march(myslef got tested--,5 monthts,RAPID TEST) ALL TEST WERE NEGATIVE --Now i do not have sore thorat but sometime i feel that something stuck in my throat and my tounge is a liitle white, In that duaration i was also getting tratment for hypothorid,move from .50 mg to .15 mg of thyroxine,My TSH was 0.1
Doctor :   ok
User :   i feel a bit bad thinking about all these things
Doctor :   your tests were normal
Doctor :   and HIV will not present as a sore throat
User :   :(
User :   it not going out of my mind
Doctor :   what are your present symptoms ?
Doctor :   the test you did are GOLD STANDARD
User :   i feel like sometime something stuck in my throay
User :   if i eat somethig then its become normal
Doctor :   are you taking any medications ?
User :   no
Doctor :   any fever ?
User :   nothing else
Doctor :   since how long this is happening ?
User :   no idea
User :   10-15 days
User :   i feel it when i am hungry
User :   if i eat something , its become normal
Doctor :   ok
User :   and my tunge i sbit white , but it not a thrush
User :   i feel so
User :   ok , i should not be worry about hiv
User :   ?
Doctor :   now it looks like a throat infection that can be causing the irritation
User :   am i safe ,
Doctor :   there is NO WAY you are having HIV
Doctor :   in can assure you
User :   ok :):)
Doctor :   dont worry
Doctor :   but yes you should see a ENT doc for your throat
User :   ok thx doc
Doctor :   your most welcome
User :   i will definately do that
Doctor :   take care
User :   thx a lot
User :   one more thing
Doctor :   sure
User :   can hypthorid be responsible for for throat irrentation
User :   ?
Doctor :   it can cause but not just the irritation
User :   ok
Doctor :   but i do suggest that you get it tested , as far as your previous query don't worry
User :   thx a lot
User :   thx a lot
Doctor :   your most welcome
User :   thx for ur input
Doctor :   your feedback is always appreciated
Doctor :   good bye
User :   bye-2
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