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Hi Dr Bob.I wrote to you a couple of weeks ago about my risk of contracting hiv over 4 years ago and then recently experiencing some symptoms so i went to get a hiv test. You said to write back to you when i got my test result.when i went for the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your negative fourth generation HIV-antibody test four years after a possible exposure is definitive, conclusive and WOO-HOO-able!I cannot diagnose Read more »

SANCTITY OF 4th GENERATION TESTS,PLEASE REPLY.DONATION AS PROMISED!!

Dear Doctor,I really want to ask that if the person really have to be tested at 3 months mark then... Read more »

Test Result

I had asked a question previously about the HIV PCR Test i took while on PeP AFTER 2WEEKS EXPOSURE.... Read more »
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The Feminization of an Epidemic

...California turned the CDC recommendations into law in 2007 with the passage of AB 682, which waives the need for written consent for HIV testing in this state. Widespread implementation of these recommendations would be especially beneficial to... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...take longer than three months. During this "window period" you may not test positive for HIV even if you are infected. Normal HIV tests don't work for newborn children of HIV-infected mothers. In many places, you can get tested anonymously for... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...Anonymous HIV Testing Confidential HIV Testing HIV Name-Based Reporting Partner Notification Orasure Test for HIV Rapid Tests for HIV Home HIV Antibody Tests Urine Test for HIV RNA / NAAT... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Zidovudine (Retrovir, AZT)

...Zidovudine greatly reduces transmission of HIV from the mother to her child. It is given to HIV-positive pregnant women from the 4th month of pregnancy until their baby is born, and to the newborn baby for 6 weeks. What About Drug Resistance?... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...to possess both sensitivity (to detect infection) and specificity (to detect noninfection). In the United States, screening tests for HIV must be licensed by the FDA, regardless of whether they are used for screening blood, diagnosis, or... Read more »

Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
...(For the last 2 days of 3rd Week) Joint pain (Last Day of the 3rd Week) My concern took another turn When Right in start of 4th Week i,e. Monday I was feeling Perfect with no HOT COLD Flushes and No Dizziness. So my concern is Was it Sero... Read more »

4th gen test p24 again

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...seems to me the so called 4th generation test is only good up until 3 weeks after infection. all the research i have done says the p24 antigen test is only Read more »

MASSACHUSSETTS WINDOW PERIOD 6 WEEKS CONCLUSIVE!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...HIV/AIDS Bureau 1 A Guide to HIV Counseling and Testing Take control of your health. Know your status. Get tested. What is the HIV test? The HIV test can be either a blood test or an oral test (which tests the cells from the lining of your... Read more »