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Can Doctor Suspect Hiv From A Cbc Or Urinalysis

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Complete Blood Count (CBC)

... The Complete Blood Count (CBC) Red Blood Cell Tests White Blood Cell Tests The Complete Blood Count (CBC) The most common laboratory test is the complete blood count (CBC). It examines the components of blood, including red and white blood cells
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I had a risk in 1999 unprotected with a woman. It was a one-night stand. The next day I had to get them to give me a ride and her daughter kept looking in the rearview mirror at the mother saying just loud enough for me to hear You can get Aids from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...should you do? That's an easy one. You should stop perseverating on a disease that you don't have. Your repeatedly negative HIV tests out eight years from your walk on the wild side are definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. No way.... Read more »

First claim of aids cure from the scientific community and qualified medical doctors! (BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT,"FUNCTIONAL CURE"

Hi Dr. Bob,While I dont have hiv nor have been at risk, I follow your posts just for your great sense of humour and expert knowledge.Anyway, the news just broke that German doctors have had a breakthrough which might be a big step in finding a CURE...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...42-year-old American living in Berlin, is still recovering from his leukemia therapy, but he appears to have won his battle with AIDS. Doctors have not been able to detect the virus in his blood for more than 600 days, despite his having ceased... Read more »

100% HIV +ve from Oral Sex [ Medical Doctor]

Dear Dr Bob, I have a unique case unlike any other...(yeah where Have I heard this before) ...I can definetly say that I have HIV + from unprotected oral sex with an escort. Men like myself with foreskins are I feel at an infinetly higher risk from...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hung Wankenstein to Head-in-the-Bushes overnight or was this a gradual change? I shudder at the thought that you are in fact a "medical doctor" as your title suggests. Where did you find information that "symptoms" such as these are suggestive of... Read more »

Crack Medical Doctor Returns: The Oral Suspects

Hi Bob, I found your answer thoroughly entertaining and well...for a moment completely forgot about my symptoms...:)well the PCR (Artus Kit) came back -ve at 6 weeks post exposure and p24 repeat at 6 weeks came back negative as well. I had a few...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I'd say your chances were excellent; however not certifiable until you get that three-month definitive test. Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »
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HIV and Kidney Disease provider should monitor your kidney function, even if you have no symptoms. The most common test of kidney function is a urine test. A simple "dipstick" is used. This test checks levels of protein, sugar, ketones, blood, nitrites, and red... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

... I nformation - Never stop asking questions, reading, trying new drugs,therapies, or tools. M edical Team -- Choose physicians who are knowledgeable about HIV andneurological problems and listen to you and answer your questions. S... Read more »
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Women, Anemia and HIV/AIDS

...the percentage of RBCs in the blood. HGB and HCT are measured as part of a routine blood test called a complete blood count (CBC). A CBC should be done as part of your regular health exams. HGB levels for women should be about 12 grams per... Read more »
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HIV Testing

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HIV Positive Doctors and Medical Students

Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...was about one month after I think I could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...Medically I have been through others tests and every other possibility, i.e., cancer, etc. has been ruled out. I had a CBC and a urine test. The urine test showed an abnormal (excessively high) amount of protein, though it was not analayzed as to... Read more »

can you detect HIV w/ a normal urinalysis?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...can you detect HIV w/ a normal urinalysis just like what you take in school check ups? pls answer. Read more »

HIV and CBC - to Jackie_Blue

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...most muscles and tingling/tickling sensations under my skin, as well as rumbling stomach), would this have any effect on my CBC? My CBC is perfectly normal. Also, if my number of platelets is absolutely normal, would I get thrombocytopenic... Read more »