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Asymptomatic Hiv Status

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Am I at risk of Asymptomatic HIV? (WHAT YOU DONT KNOW CAN KILL YOU, 2011) ( IS IT BETTER TO GET HIV TESTED OR NOT TO KNOW, 2011)

Hello Dr. Frascino,Before I mention my case I'd like to just say by looking through everything youve done and are continuing to do for others like myself (confused and scared beyond belief) and hopefully for me with this response.I am currently...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your HIV-acquisition risk would be essentially nonexistent, assuming the latex condoms were used properly and did not fail (break). However, as always, if you feel you put yourself at risk for HIV, you should get an HIV test. What's this... Read more »

HIV+ asymptomatics and workfare/welfare

Hello, I am a graduate student doing research on changing welfare laws and HIV+ people. Do you... Read more »

HIV+ asymptomatics and workfare/welfare

Hello, I am a graduate student doing research on changing welfare laws and HIV+ people. Do you... Read more »
Articles
HIV i-Base

Use of Coronary CT Angiography to Detect Early Noncalcified Plaque in Asymptomatic HIV-Positive Patients

Two oral presentations reported on the incidence of coronary artery calcification in HIV patients. Wendy Post and colleagues from the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS) investigated the association of age with subclinical coronary atherosclerosis... Read more »
HIV i-Base

High Loss to Follow Up Among Asymptomatic Women Starting ART in Pregnancy in Option B+ Program

Loss to follow up is high in pregnant women not otherwise indicated for treatment starting ART in Malawi's Option B+ programme. Lyson Tenthani showed findings from an analysis of retention in care of HIV positive pregnant and breastfeeding women... Read more »
HIV i-Base

HIV and the Brain: Longitudinal Results From CHARTER and Other Studies

Table of Contents Asymptomatic Neurocognitive Impairment (ANI) Is Associated With Worse Functional Outcomes Longitudinal Study Examining Neurocognitive Impairment Biomarkers for Predicting Neurocognitive Performance Role of Central Obesity... Read more »
Body Positive

Mixed-HIV Status Couples: Navigating the Challenges of Everyday Life

Two hours north of Manhattan in a rural area of the Hudson Valley, Cindy Reide and her husband Luis Martinez lead a daily existence similar in most ways to those of their neighbors and friends. "We have a happy life. We have checkbook problems. My... Read more »
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Asymptomatic Stage Hiv

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
When a person is Hiv Positive experts say after ars a person will go into an asymptomatic phase. During this phase they say you will have no symptoms related to Hiv except possible swollen lymphnodes. My question is: when you have hiv and you... Read more »

Asymptomatic Period

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
What period is that ? and is your body stronger then ever when HIV enters because doesnt it build up more cells so is it possible to fight off the flu very quickly during this time ? Read more »

Possible exposure to asymptomatic HIV + serum

Posted by tsy2, 1 Reply
I work in a lab and unfortunately dropped a vial of serum. The vial fell on the floor and it kind of splashed. The majority splashed onto my scrub pants and didn't soak thru, I panicked and was convinced it splashed my face but I'm certain it didn't... Read more »

asymptomatic stage?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hey i was just curious: after ARS, theres a 10 year period where hiv + dont get any symptoms right. COULD they get any symptoms between that period? if so wut kind. Read more »