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Am I A Long Term Nonprogressor

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long-term nonprogressors

Is there an accepted set of standards in the medical community one must meet in order to be qualified as a long-term nonprogressor, or is it a much more fluid definition that can vary from doctor to doctor? Ive tried to research specifics, but Ive...
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
...treatment. Viral controllers are those with detectable viral loads < 2000, stable CD4 counts for some period and not on treatment. Long term nonprogressors are usually those with stable CD4 counts in the normal range, undetectable viral load over... Read more »

What constitute a long term non-progressor or an elite controller?

In August 2005 I received a positive HIV diagnosis. BY September/October I did my blood count and... Read more »

LTNP (Long-term Non-progressors 2009)

Dear DR, Below please find my CD4, VLOAD and HB. from 1998. Am i a long term progresor?Regards,... Read more »
Articles
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On-the-Air: My First Radio Interview -- "Have You Heard of HIV Long-Term Nonprogressor?"

...note: These files can be quite large. Allow some time for them to download. In my quest to maintain the HIV Controller and Long-Term Nonprogressor topic in the public view, I gratefully accepted an invitation from a business associate for an... Read more »
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5% or More of Perinatally HIV-Infected Adolescents May Be Long-Term Nonprogressors, U.S. Study Suggests

...the ages of 7 and 16. All of these children acquired HIV from their mother; they were perinatally infected. We're looking at long-term outcomes in these children related to cognitive function, cardiac function, liver disease, kidney disease and... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New York Times Examines How Research Into HIV-Positive Long-Term Nonprogressors Could Lead to AIDS Vaccine

...The New York Times on Tuesday examined how the study of long-term nonprogressors -- HIV-positive people who do not take antiretroviral drugs but whose disease is not progressing to AIDS -- potentially Read more »
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Even Among Long-Term HIV Nonprogressors, Some Signs of Heightened Cardiovascular Risk Exist, U.S. Study Finds

...Reference Bonilla H, McShannic J, Chua D, Conner R, Mark F, McComsey G. Cardiovascular disease and inflammatory markers in long term non-progressors. In: Program and abstracts of the 50th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and... Read more »
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Long term Nonprogressors

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I am loooking to see if anyone is or knows a long term nonprogressors. Please contact me: bellasurfer311@yahoo.com Read more »

long term non-progressors

Posted by norvasc, 1 Reply
I tested positive over 20 years ago. I attempted suiside at the time because at that time you were going to die a horrible death. I gave all my expensive personal stuff away, was terribly depressed. I have survived, I have no viral load, my blood... Read more »

Long Term Non-Progressor Study

Posted by Bhammer40, 1 Reply
...medication should contact Mary McLaughlin, RN at the NIAID Outpatient Clinic for more information on how you can participate in their Long Term Non-Progressor study. They really need more candidates. You can call Mary at 1-800-772-5464 x... Read more »

Question about long-term non-progressors

Posted by endlsskys, 1 Reply
Can these people produce a negative on an HIV rapid test? I am asking because as I am sitting waiting for my test results to come back. I thinking how could I have got it. I had only 2 STD since I have been with my partner Gonogerra and Crabs. So I... Read more »