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Antibodies Show Up Shortly After ARS

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ARS and anemia in relation to antibody production

Hey Dr. Bob!Thank You for responding.I would like to ask the following questions: 1) If someone was really experiencing ARS would seroconversion happen soon after? 2) Could seroconversion take months to occur after ARS? 3)Could a person have ARS and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Biggest Fan,You are very welcome, although I really have no way of knowing which of the many questions I answered was yours. Briefly to answer your current concerns:1. How soon is "soon?" Seroconversion generally occurs within a few... Read more »

p24 antigen and antibody tests during ARS

What is the likelihood of both p24 antigen and antibody tests showing negative if they are... Read more »

Short, sweet, and to the point- ARS statistics

Hey Dr. Bob,Great work you do. I read in Dr. Steve's "Tratamientos" archives that,... Read more »
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connection onset ARS-symptoms and HIV-antibodies

Posted by Dutchman, 2 Replies
Hello all,
I would be very gratefull if someone (who's skilled) can tell if there is indeed a connection between the moment of onset of ARS-symptoms and the moment that HIV antibodies can be detected by a rapid HIV antigen test (Abbott Determine... Read more »

How soon would antibodies be detectable after ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I believe I went through ARS in December, my test in March was negetive. Would antibodies start immediately after ARS?
I have heard that HIV does not wait to infect so why does the window period last so long? My test was exactly 96 days after... Read more »

ARS and Antibody's

Posted by isittime, 1 Reply
I read lot of posts about symptoms and window periods. Is it not logical to think that if a person has symptoms associated to ARS that that is when the antibody's would build and a test soon after would seroconvert? Read more »

Do antibodies always come soon after ARS symptoms.

Posted by DSKMan, 2 Replies
So I just tested approximately 2.5 weeks post end of ARS symptoms, and 3 weeks post start of ARS symptoms. My infection to HIV likely happen at 5 weeks ago, so I would have thought my body would have detectable antibodies by now, but my oraquick... Read more »