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What are the first symptoms of AIDS?

What are the first symptoms of AIDS?

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What are the symptoms of HIV infection? Often for several years, HIV infection is not accompanied by any symptoms. The absence of a symptom does not mean that the virus is not active. As soon as it enters the body, the virus begins to multiply and invade the different cells of the body. When HIV is infected, there is no automatic symptom onset. Some people develop symptoms that may occur in the weeks following HIV infection. These are symptoms reminiscent of a flu: temperature, discomfort, high fatigue, possibly swollen lymph nodes, but also ulcers of the mouth or genital mucous, a rash. After one or two weeks, these symptoms disappear. HIV, it is always present and it continues to spread in the body and to slowly destroy the immune system (defense of the body). At first, even without m...