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co-infection HIV and HCV , delay window periode

Dear Dr. McGovernI had unprotected sex with a sex worker, I had negative antibodies test for HIV for 1, 3, 5 and 8 after high risk exposure, I had liver enzyme test ALT:120 and AST 43 in 11 weeks after exposure, I scared for HCV and HBV, so I had...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
No you do not need any further testing.Also, I would NOT have tested you past 6 months. The issue of late testing for HIV infection only occurs if you have definitely first acquired acute HCV. Since that did not happen, you didn't have to be... Read more »

Does Using Anti depressent tablets delays the window period?

Hi BobI have been using anti-depressent tables for past 10 years if I want to check my hiv status... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Funding Delay an Obstacle for Agencies

Together with bureaucratic problems, Congress' delay in passing the 2011 budget has caused a months-long hold-up of funds for basic medical care and support services for low-income people with HIV. Each year, about $640 million is distributed to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Efforts in Southern Sudan Hindered By Funding Delays, Lack of Awareness, Officials Say

The fight against HIV/AIDS in southern Sudan is facing challenges related to funding delays, a lack of resources, stigma and a population that is largely unaware of the disease, IRIN/ PlusNews reports. According to IRIN/ PlusNews , the region's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Arkansas: Fear Causes Risky Delay in HIV Tests, Experts Say

Early HIV testing took top billing among a variety of awareness initiatives in Arkansas on World AIDS Day. The state has experienced more HIV infections than the official count of 5,630, said Kevin Dedner, the Arkansas Department of Health's... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Delay in CARE Act Reauthorization "Playing Havoc" With HIV/AIDS Funding, Could Affect Care in Maryland, Editorial Says

The delay in reauthorizing the Ryan White CARE Act -- which provides funding for HIV/AIDS programs in the U.S. -- is "playing havoc with AIDS funding for 10 states that have yet to convert to a new system" of reporting HIV/AIDS cases by name and... Read more »
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Worried about possible hep b/c delaying HIV window period

Posted by n1368585, 2 Replies
Hi

I had a possible exposure (unprotected sex with csw) in Thailand in nov 2011.

I tested negative with 3rd gen ELISA at 4,8,10, 13 and 16 weeks.

Also did a ELICA at 8.5 months which was negative.

However, here is the worrying part. I have been... Read more »

I know your out there (oral guys)DELAYED SERO"s

Posted by U_mushroomhaters, 1 Reply
Look I am looking for those of you who honestly believe they contracted HIV from oral sex. If you do not want to get bashed and beat up then just IM me and do not post on this thread (believe me I understand not wanting to get beat up on this) Also... Read more »

I know your out there (oral guys)DELAYED SERO"s

Posted by U_mushroomhaters, 3 Replies
Look I am looking for those of you who honestly believe they contracted HIV from oral sex. If you do not want to get bashed and beat up then just IM me and do not post on this thread (believe me I understand not wanting to get beat up on this) Also... Read more »

question on delayed seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous
In my daily consultation and test job, I encounter many worried wells who have difficulties in understanding the rare cases in history who took more than six months to seroconversion.

By literature research, I found that:

1) There are a few documented... Read more »