Asymptomatic Phase Of Hiv

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Ask the Experts

Impact of Aids on Operational requirements of flight attendants

What are the opportunistic infections that are manifested during the asymptomatic phase of the disease, and how will it impact on the inherent operational requirements of a flight attendant?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...By definitions, OIs do not occur during the asymptomatic phase of HIV disease. They only appear when your immune system has been sufficiently weakened by HIV. If you are asymptomatic, there should Read more »


I don't understand this asymptomatic phase. In all the years I have been HIV+, being hot and sweaty... Read more »

Is there any specific symptoms?

Hi there. Just asking whether there is any specific symptoms in certain periods of time. When do... Read more »
Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Gilead Initiates Phase II Clinical Trial of Integrase-Based, Single-Tablet, Once-Daily Regimen for the Treatment of HIV

...regimen of elvitegravir, GS 9350 and Truvada ® (emtricitabine 200 mg/tenofovir disoproxil fumarate 300 mg) for the treatment of HIV-1 infection. GS 9350 is an investigational compound being developed as a pharmacoenhancing or "boosting" agent... Read more »
NCM Publishers, Inc.

The Good HIV Patient

...relatively good health in the absence of symptoms, or with only transient and episodic events. Among the poor and less educated, this asymptomatic phase of HIV infection is often not known because many first discover their serostatus during an... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vital Signs: HIV Testing and Diagnosis Among Adults -- United States, 2001 - 2009

...comprehensive strategy to identify all persons with HIV infections and to initiate early intervention. In 2010, the National HIV/AIDS Strategy established a goal of increasing, by 2015, from 79% to 90% the percentage of persons living with HIV... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of 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 asymptomaticphase. During this phase they say you will have no symptoms Read more »

Asymptomatic condition!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Based on Dr Bob's comments, asymptomatic condition can go on for a decade. What does this mean??doed this mean that someone would not be able to get a positive result Read more »

ELISA test taken!

Posted by bura, 2 Replies
...whether it is accurate is a different story. My question is, what is a STAT test? what is the meaning of asympotamic stage of hiv?please do not tell me to research myself as i am in a stage where i do not know what to do nor think. I need answers... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...PN begins in the feet and slowly spreads and this hasn't been the case but I wonder if maybe I am experiencing some kind of HIV related motor neuropathy - would this follow the same pattern. Also aware that PN rarely occurs in HIV infected... Read more »