2. A Sore Throat

Many newly-infected people have a sore throat, which often leads physicians to mistake the early stages of HIV for an upper respiratory infection. People who have taken part in high-risk behaviors such as unprotected sex or sharing an intravenous needle in the weeks before a sore throat began should let a doctor know they should be tested for HIV.


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