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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.

Dr. Bob

Doc, do I need a slap round the face?
Do any of these medications affect STD results.

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