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Elisa Positive And Severe Anxiety

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...measure also applies to all people requesting change in residence status, including citizenship applications. Let's say you are an immigrant who has tested HIV positive. Besides worrying about testing HIV positive, you also fear what will happen to you because you are not a U.S. citizen. You may wonder whether your immigration status will change the kind of services you can get. You may ask: Will I be deported? Will I lose my immigration...
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Elisa Results +ve and reactive (FALSE POSITIVE ELISA AND PREGNANCY)

Dear Rob,I am 37 year old happily married man and have been married for more than eight years. We have two sons, eight and six.My wife is 20 weeks pregnant. She went for all sorts of tests as per norm, but to our schock the Elisa results came back:...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...am currently pregnant and at my first visit they tested my for HIV. I had an afair before my pregnancy so this is where the fear is from! The resutls were positive Elsa and indeterminant WB showing p24 band. This was about 9 weeks post exposure.... Read more »

CHRONS DISEASE - 4th try - new cisrumstance -please help Doc

Doc,I am sorry for flooding your inbox. Truly, I am only seeking your professional opinion as I am struggling to get one in my local community. As mentioned in previous posts, I had protected (though condom could have ripped) sex with a commercial...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...your medical problems that require attention. These would include not only Crohn's disease, but also anxiety and irrational fears of being HIV infected. Psychological counseling could be very helpful in decreasing your stress and anxiety levels... Read more »

Elisa Questin & Donation (CUNNILINGUS)

Good Morning Dr Frascino. Im terified. I practice cunilingus to a sex worker in june. ELISA non reactive 15 days after exposure. I have throat pain during the 6th to the 10th week, but I have not presented fever or other symptoms. ELISA non...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...stop worrying, get tested at the three-month mark, but do realize the primary reason to do so would be to put your unwarranted fears permanently to rest, OK? Good luck. Stay well. Dr. Bob Oral Sex and HIV Feb 18, 2006 i have just stumbled on this... Read more »

Tired Mother - wants to donate

Now the question. I made some terrible mistake. Lots of unprotected v sex - many unknown serostatus partners, in the dark time of 1985 - 1990. THOUGHT I was tested in 1992 - wrong !!! Just found out. I WAS however tested (after a severe amount...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that HIV is definitely not the cause. No way. No how.Hopefully you treatment for bipolar disorder will help with some of your fears. Counseling may also help you confront and conquer these unwarranted fears of HIV/AIDS. As for the Catholic guilt... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Telling Others You're HIV Positive

...can be difficult to decide whether to tell your parents, children, or other relatives that you are HIV-positive. Many people fear that their relatives will be hurt or angry. Others feel that not telling relatives will weaken their relationships... Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...Sheets for Newly Diagnosed Getting an HIV diagnosis can feel like the worst news in the world. It is common to feel anger, fear, confusion, shock, depression, or other painful emotions. Even after you've known for some time and think you are... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...story or an idea that is not true. In dealing with HIV, it's important to know reality from myth. Believing myths can result in fear, in denial, and even in damage to your health. Myths About HIV and HIV Treatment The myth: "HIV doesn't... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...the time. Before you get the results, the test has usually been done two or more times. The first test is called an "EIA" or "ELISA" test. Before a positive ELISA test result is reported, it is confirmed by another test called a "Western Blot".... Read more »
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Fear Ignorance and Misinformation

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Once again a fearmonger posted misinformation on this website: "And what about the people that takes longer than a year to seroconvert? who said Read more »

False Positive?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I recognize that I have a severe anxiety disorder. i have been diagnosed in the past (social and generalized anxiety), and medicated, though I weaned myself off Read more »

Jackie, anyone, please help clear this up

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...had unprotected contact with unknown status girl. I had suspicions about her which freaks me out more. The next week I got a SEVERE stiff neck which lasted 3 weeks. I also had weakness, nausea, and sore throat. Also had chest pains which... Read more »

To Springer

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...hiv1 and hiv2 Particle aggulation assay for anti hiv Competitive assay for anti hiv1 Are these tests the same as the standard Elisa test for hiv or are they totally different tests since these test names sound so unfamiliar. If these are not... Read more »