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Maximum Time For ARS Symptoms To Appear

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Maximum time to experience ARS

I understand this is going to vary in individuals, but what would you estimate the maximum amount of time to experience ARS related symptoms and seroconversion. Could someone experience ARS due to HIV, 20 weeks past exposure.Thanks...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Unlikely that symptoms would develop that late. Very possible that symptoms would continue that long if they started several weeks earlier.MH... Read more »

Do ARS symptoms appear after 2 months

Dear doctors, I am wondering of there is a possibly for ArS symptoms to appear after 2 months. This... Read more »

how soon can ARS symptoms appear

OK, I feel like a dope. I emailed you yesterday w/o fully checking through the archives. (You are a... Read more »
Proyecto Inform

TLC+: Best Practices to Implement Enhanced HIV Test, Link-to-Care, Plus Treat (TLC-Plus) Strategies in Four U.S. Cities

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Project Inform

The Rationale for TLC+, and Project Inform's Position on When to Start HIV Treatment

Project Inform appreciates the opportunity to respond to recent blogs and other conversations that expressed concerns about Testing & Linkage to Care Plus (TLC+) and a related Project Inform position paper on when we believe HIV-positive people... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Stem-Cell Transplant Recipients, Now Off HIV Meds, Still Appear Virus-Free

"Two HIV-positive patients in the United States who underwent bone marrow transplants for cancer have stopped antiretroviral therapy and still show no detectable sign of the HIV virus, researchers said Wednesday" at the 7th International AIDS... Read more »
Project Inform

Meningococcal Vaccine Appears Safe in Youth With HIV

A poster presentation at the joint 2008 ICAAC / IDSA in Washington, DC showed positive results from a study of the meningococcal vaccine (MCV4, also called Menactra) in youth living with HIV. The MCV4 vaccine prevents infection with the N.... Read more »
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Ars symptoms after PEP - maximum timescale

Posted by flyer12, 1 Reply
Hi all
I had a condom break with a CSW in early Feb and was put on PEP 24 hours later. I completed the course.
Since finishing PEP i have tested negative out to 9 weeks post PEP with DUO tests.
However 8 and a half weeks post PEP i came down with a... Read more »

ARS symptoms always appear?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
If i had a risky exposure on July 5th, would i experience any symptoms by now if i were seroconverting to HIV+. I had an experience with a prostitute (protected) and immediately after i lost my appetite for about a week, i lost about 10lbs. But i... Read more »

symptoms of HIV and ARS question one more time

Posted by rob422, 2 Replies
okay i can't find this question in the index.
i'm very new to this whole HIV scare. and i'm also finding out that everything i've read about HIV from other websites is misleading.

i don't really care about the possibility of my infection status or... Read more »

ARS time-line

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Whats the quickest and longest time for Acute ARS symtoms to appear? How long does the rash last? Would it be described as fungal?


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