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Can Lyme Disease Interfere With Hiv Results

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I had a risky incident on September 2, 2010, I am a female who had unprotected sex with a local police officer. (unknown status) I took a test for hiv at the 8 week mark.. Negative.. I am going in for my 3 month in a week just to make sure.. Now...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...negative HIV test result next week, I suggest you stop worrying and start WOO-HOO-ing, OK? I'll post below some information about Lyme disease from the archives.Good luck. Happy New Years!Dr. Boblymes Apr 5, 2008Hi Dr. Bob- Thank you in advance... Read more »

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Posted by Elarrytranith
... amoxicillin no prescription and curam augmentin Early Lyme disease is often treated with an oral antibiotic such as doxycycline, cefuroxime or azithromycin, all of which are active against Borrelia Read more »


Posted by mobieorly123, 1 Reply
...the case that they both attack the immune system In other words they are both retroviruses. If you have ever had any type of lyme disease, been diagnosed with babesia or always had lymphnode issues when you get flu's or just sick or if you have... Read more »


Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

Still in shock & worried about specialist meeting

Posted by madisongurl, 4 Replies coming back fine Cd4 normal, but Cd8 elevated. No other problems. Does anyone know what this indicates? Also, I may have Lyme disease which I would have contacted back in September that would also elevate cd8 cells could this possibly give... Read more »