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21 Jun 2004

Lymph Nodes
Hi Doc

I normally get these lymph nodes in between my thighs just near to my testicles. It pains alot if you touch it. Know I have
done some research on it, and found out that when you have HIV these lymph nodes come out. Can it also be caused due to other problems, like I gym alot and do some cycling? Is it contagious?
Please dont get me wrong as I do not sleep around with any kind of person and also use protection. I know I am HIV - and just tend to worry alot about these things as I am very paranoid about my body.
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CyberDoc
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01 Jan 0001

Dear John,
It can not be caused by gym or cycling, but can be caused by low grade urinary tract infection or infections in the genitals or on the legs. It is not contagious in itself but the reason for it may be contagious. Rather have it checked out if it recurrs all the time.
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