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Am I Going To Die If I Have Hiv And Taking Medications

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I'm going to die with this

Dear Doctor,1.What is the Borderline postive for HIV? 2.When someone can have this kind of results?3.Can someone have this kind of results after 1 and half year from posible exposure to hiv? I have had 2 hiv ab/ab test were negative and my cut off...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
While many write concerned about a false negative HIV result, it is the false positive that is more likely. This may be what is going on here. If your ELISA test was borderline it means that the test detected something but can't say for sure if... Read more »

5th time asking and i m going to die why not replying me ?

hello doc m asking this 5th time please please tell me if doctor use shared syringe in my gum after... Read more »

Is my boyfriend going to die?

My boyfriend got very sick and was diagnosed with Aids in a hospital a year and a half ago.... Read more »
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Corrected Update: I am going to die

Posted by soworried27, 1 Reply
So sorry I meant to post the update with the original story under, and I forgot to post the update. Anyway, I got a hold of the girl via text and she claims that she is clean. She says that she is tested once a year when she goes for her regular... Read more »

Update:I am going to die *DELETED*

Posted by soworried27, 1 Reply
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Another Update: I am going to die

Posted by soworried27, 3 Replies
LLet me begin by saying that I am not in any away against those with HIV, in fact I have family with the virus. In my last post I wrote 'clean' because the girls words to me were literally that she was clean and clear. Also I only called her... Read more »

I'm going to die if I don't get help please.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Had unprotected sex 3 times with a male who I believe is pos.
contracted std turned into pid within a months time. It's been 4 months now and I'm either dieing or killing myself from not eating and stress. I have swollen lymph nodes in my groin for 1... Read more »