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roma2010
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Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV?
      10/18/10 07:45 PM

The reason im asking is because i have been trying to get info about HTLV window period and most sites say 40 to 50 days is the average to turn positive but i have read cases of people testing far out to 4 months and comes back negative but later tests come back positives(nothing straight forward as with HIV which every where it says 3 months) ..my Dr ordered a HTLV test and i will be getting the results by thursday or friday im starting to think i might be infected with HTLV because the symptoms fit specially the white thrush w/ scalloped tongue (normally happens early with HTLV as oppose to a few years after with HIV) and the brain demyelination which i have as my MRI results show, both of the symptoms can happen with HTLV at a very early stage of the infection even a few weeks after you get infected and that's exactly how it happened to me so im thinking i have HTLV, i hope not but im almost sure that this is what it is, which it would suck big time because there is no treatment for HTLV available yet.
I know this is not the right place to ask this as this is an HIV forum but i thought i would give it a try because i cannot seem to find a straight answer anywhere else.

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* Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? roma2010 10/18/10 07:45 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? chrisbadmushroom   10/18/10 08:15 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? roma2010   10/18/10 09:22 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? ashler1977   11/08/12 06:23 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? chrisbadmushroom   10/18/10 10:20 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? roma2010   10/18/10 10:41 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? chrisbadmushroom   10/19/10 12:00 AM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? roma2010   10/21/10 05:25 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? tonydewitt   06/21/12 09:15 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? tonydewitt   08/17/12 07:47 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? luckpls   08/30/12 02:46 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? luckpls   08/31/12 03:50 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? tonydewitt   11/02/12 10:49 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? tonydewitt   11/08/12 05:35 PM
. * Re: Anybody here knows the window period for HTLV? roma2010   10/19/10 04:41 AM

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