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Friday, September 4, 2015
HIV and AIDS
Bump On Forehead-Symptom of HIV
I heard that an eary sign of HIV or AIDS is a bump or knot that forms on your forehead and doesn't go away. Is this true?
The early symptoms of HIV infection include fevers, night sweats, arthralgias, myalgias, sore throat, and a rash. A bump on the forehead is not one of the early signs of HIV.
Pamposh Kaul, MD
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati