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Can ARS Develop In 7 Weeks

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Post Pep Testing @ 6 weeks, 12 weeks, 24 weeks!

Hi Doc,I am fully aware that post PEP HIV antibody testing should be carried out at 6,12 and 24 weeks from exposure for a conclusive result.Do you know of any cases where earlier negative tests have gone on to be positive at later stage? If so, how...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,No, with over 25 years of clinical experience, I have not seen a case where someone with negative post-PEP testing out to 24 weeks subsequently tested HIV positive (without additional HIV risk). Dr. Bob Read more »

3 month Window Period or Six Month Window Period (WINDOW PERIOD, 6 WEEKS v 3MONTHS v 6 MONTHS)

Dr. Bob,Thank you for not only responding to me but for responding to all of us with concerns. ... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Jan. 7, 2010 -- Weekly 2009 H1N1 Flu Media Briefing

...We still have more activity than we usually have this time of year, though it's certainly much below where it was several weeks ago. All the virus that we're seeing right now is the H1N1 virus. We haven't yet seen the emergence of seasonal... Read more »
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Tell TheBody.com What You Think of Our Weekly "Hot Topics" Newsletter!

... Each week, staffers at TheBody.com browse the most recent questions and answers in our "Ask the Experts" forums and choose what we consider Read more »
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96-Week ARTEMIS Data Indicate Darunavir Is Superior to Lopinavir in Naive Patients

...darunavir/ritonavir (DRV/r) 800/100 mg once-daily vs lopinavir/ritonavir (LPV/r) in treatment-naive, HIV-1-infected patients at 96 wks. In: Program and abstracts of the 48th Annual ICAAC/IDSA 46th Annual Meeting; October 25-28, 2008; Washington,... Read more »
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Once-Weekly Epoetin Alfa Corrects Hemoglobin as Effectively as Thrice Weekly

...Society of America in October 2001. 2 Michael Saag, M.D., et al. in the CHAMPS study showed that once-weekly dosing for 16 weeks increased hemoglobin by at least one g/dL in 75 percent of patients with a mean rise in hemoglobin of 2.7 g/dL.... Read more »
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Fever 7 weeks after high risk exposure

Posted by EuropeMan, 1 Reply
...I developed a cough 5 weeks and a fever 7 weeks after unprotected viginal sex with a French stripper in Japan. The cough was with green flem so the doc Read more »

12 weeks to 13 weeks

Posted by mistake1, 1 Reply
...so after every symptom i have had a 12 week negative rapid 10 minute hiv test do you guys think the 1 week matters or is this a good enough the lady at the clinic said i Read more »

negative at 6 weeks, positive at 13 weeks?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...back negative. What are the chances that the 13 week could be positive if the 6 was negative? Did any of you test negative at 6 weeks and then positive at 13 weeks? Scared Shitless Read more »

9 Weeks and counting

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I am wondering if it is possible to show symptoms of ARS at 9 weeks? Let me explain... I began showing symptoms at about a week and a half after a low risk experience (gave oral with no fluid Read more »