i have agammaglobulinemia
Mar 26, 2010
Hello Dr. Bob
I had a risky exposure with an escort. Condom broke and got NSU. Now I have an inability to make antibodys. Started getting hiv symptoms at 4 weeks. Rash mouth symptoms headache for a couple days constipation. So I had a dna pcr at 7 weeks and an rna pcr at 10 weeks. Does that suffice or is there another type of test I should take.
Thank you Dr. 90210
Response from Dr. Frascino
Do you really have agammaglobulinemia? It's a rare genetic disorder that requires chronic medical intervention.
Regarding your specific question, yes, I would consider your undetectable qualitative HIV PCR proviral DNA at seven weeks plus your undetectable quantitative HIV PCR RNA at 10 weeks to be definitive.
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