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Seroconversion At 4 MonthS Is It Rare

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3 month Window Period or Six Month Window Period (WINDOW PERIOD, 6 WEEKS v 3MONTHS v 6 MONTHS)

Dr. Bob,Thank you for not only responding to me but for responding to all of us with concerns. Your responses have reassured me, but what causes me concern is the differing opinions on the window period. I've read, have been told that a test...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...small sample of what can be found in the archives. I do realize it's a confusing issue.Dr. Bobwhat is the winow period 3 or 6 months? Can Whooo after 3? Mar 1, 2010Hi Doctor,You do a wonderful service here and I have question regarding an eposure... Read more »

Why ????????????????????????????????? (3 MONTHS VS 6 MONTHS)

Hi, and thank you for all the hope you are spreading, I guess hope is the ultimate gift a person... Read more »

AltaMed Conflicting (3 MONTHS VS 6 MONTHS, 2009)

I recently spoke to 2 altamed hiv counselors, and they both said 6 months is the appropriate time... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Southern Africa: AIDS Scientists Call for Month of Sex Abstinence -- Campaign "Could Cut New Transmissions by 45 Percent"

... A month-long period of sexual abstinence could be a viable cultural approach to stopping new HIV infections, two epidemiologists suggest. Read more »
AIDS.gov

Assistant Secretary Dr. Howard Koh Highlights Drug Prevention Month

... Watch the video Last month, Dr. Howard Koh , Assistant Secretary for Health, spoke with R. Gil Kerlikowske , Director of the Office of National Drug Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Estonia: 222 Persons Diagnosed With HIV in Seven Months

... Data from the National Health Board show that Estonia registered 222 new HIV cases in the first seven months of 2010, including 28 in July. Most of the newly diagnosed patients live in East-Viru County. New HIV cases have been trending Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zimbabwe: Women Report 4,000 Percent Increase in Cost of Month's Supply of HIV/AIDS Drugs in January

... On Saturday, women attending a meeting of the Feminist Political Education Project in Zimbabwe reported that the cost of a month's worth of HIV/AIDS drugs increased by 4,000 percent in January to $1.3 billion (about U.S. $40 at the dominant... Read more »
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SRCHFRANS34.....8 weeks vs. 3 months vs 6 months

Posted by stupidgirl, 2 Replies
...In the U.K they ask that you get your final test at the 3 month mark As for the USA, most people that are positive have multiple partners and don't know when the exposure was exactly they Read more »

3 months vs. 6 months

Posted by bigdogdog
...my recent visit to the local clinic they said to come back at 12 weeks and then if that test is negative to still return at 6 months for a final test. According to the nurse doing the tests she said that the Dr's at this clinic adhere to the... Read more »

hiv neg 3months thrush 6months?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...tested hiv neg at 3 months with elisa blood test....but 6 months post exposure i've got thrush...it was ruled from antibiotics, but am curious now. my Read more »

3 months or 6 months?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...i had unprotected vaginal sex Jan 2004, and i tested negative at 84 days (3 months). should i retest at 6 months? I am still getting pain in lymph nodes. Read more »