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Can Hiv Show Up Years After Being Infected

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Hiv to AIDS only 1 year after initial infection

I was tested negative for HIV 1.2 years ago, but seemed to have symptoms of flulike hiv contraction at that time. Since then i got retested just over a year later and my result was not only hiv pos, but AIDS with CD4 count 97 and viral load of...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...more aggressive in attacking and killing t cells than others. There are some research lab-based tests that can differentiate HIV viral strains, but these are not commercially available. In your case treatment should start now. These more... Read more »

What's the best case scenario for HIV infection? Be real, how many years can I go on?

We hear 13, 16, 18 years for HIV cases with proper meds. How many years of life from times of AIDS... Read more »

Hiv-Aids will could be cured in 4 years time says Hiv Noble prize winning Professor

WE COULD HAVE HIV-AIDS CURE IN 4 YEARS WITH PROBER FUNDING says the professor that found HIVOct 13,... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Symptomatic Primary HIV Infection in a 49-Year-Old Man Who Has Sex With Men: Beware the Window Phase

...multi-resistant N. gonorrhoeae strain with reduced susceptibility to third-generation parenteral cephalosporins." "A rapid HIV antibody test was negative at the initial visit," the authors wrote. "We could only establish the diagnosis 14 days... Read more »
The Body PRO

Abstract No. 636: The Long Term Response to Combination Therapy Commenced Early in HIV Infection: 3 Year Follow-Up: What's Happened Since Vancouver?

...profoundly discouraged when there was virologic breakthrough. A more rational look at what has happened over the past several years suggests that there has been a very positive movement forward. While there is virologic failure, and sometimes... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Thailand Aims to Halve HIV Infections Within Three Years: Official

... On Tuesday at an HIV/AIDS conference in Pattaya, a senior Thai health official announced a campaign designed to halve new HIV infections within three years. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Dakota: HIV Infection Rate Matches Last Years Pace

...bottom 10 percent of US states in HIV infection rates, officials say they are worried that the rate of infection so far this year is on pace with last year's figures. In 2005, the state recorded 33 new HIV cases -- the first year since 1995 when... Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Year in Review: Looking Back on 2010

Posted by bartleby
...So much has happened this past year. We're rolling out end-of-the-year reviews . So check it out! You'll find: Top HIV/AIDS Clinical Developments of 2010 The Buzz Factor: Most Talked-About Stories on TheBody.com in 2010 and you can even... Read more »

AIDS: 25 years

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...AIDS: 25 years Twenty five years after being given a death sentence, I'm still alive! I have been living infected with HIV since 1984 but Read more »

I am HIV positive, I tested positive a year ago.

Posted by DELRAELADAMSCH, 1 Reply
... Hello I am HIV Positive and I have been taking the necessary medication and I tested positive a year ago. Read more »

I have HIV Associated Dementia after 24 Years

Posted by ScotCharles, 4 Replies
...emotions, nor remember instructions, nor do multi-tasking work like driving a car. Fortunately, I planned for this event twenty years ago and I will have an ample income in my retirement. If there is a lesson in what is happenning to me, it is... Read more »