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Can U Have Hiv For More Than 10 Years With No Symptons

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The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues in HIV+ Women Pregnancy and HIV In Conclusion A Look at the Numbers Over 25 years have
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Lipodistrophy as HIV Infection Sympton?

Dear Dr Bob.First of all, I would like to thank you for the wondeful work you are doing. I have consulted you in the past :(http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Archive/Infected/Q197507.html).Its been over a year in a half since my unprocted...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...evaluation. By the way, multiple cases like yours have been evaluated at the Frascino Medical Group and none have wound up having HIV! Their symptoms were ultimately found to be attributable to other medical (or psychological) conditions.Good... Read more »

Will i get HIV by this?? and is this consider a sympton of HIV

Hi there, Recently a gal gave me a handjob but she told me that she did touch her vagina as she was it with water using her hands. Right after she did this, she came to masturbate me using her hands. Assuming her hands is still dirty, will i be...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...Remember, HIV infected fluids need to come into contact with mucous membranes, and relatively quickly, for transmission to occur. There is Read more »

multiple co-infections with no symptons-19 years

In 1984 I shared a needle and 6 months later had "classical" HIv+ symptons. Fever Unknown Origin, Dermatological "condition" UO, Lymph enlargement (neck,under arm groin) UO.1987 treated for Hep Type nonA/B. Very jaundiced , very high Live enzymes.I...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...You would be termed a "long-term non-progressor" since you have HIV infection but have suppression of the virus without treatment for more than 10 years. You have cleared hepatitis C if the virus Read more »

Symptons to HIV? Or Anxiety?

Hello, I stumbled upon this website about 2 weeks ago, in which two weeks prior I had an encounter with a sex worker that performed unprotected oral sex on me (I being the insertive, and she being the receiver). Since then I have been reading up...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...The symptoms you describe are not due to HIV infection. Most of the signs associated with HIV infection take years to develop. Your symptoms are clearly an anxiety reaction Read more »
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... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

... The HIV epidemic is a serious threat to the Hispanic/Latino community. While Hispanics/Latinos 1 represented approximately 15% of Read more »
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Coping With an HIV/AIDS Diagnosis

...just celebrate my life and beat it. That was my choice." Click here to read or listen to how other people disclosed their HIV status. D'Jaun Black Diagnosed in 2004 "Being HIV positive has been the greatest adventure I've ever... Read more »
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I dont know wat to do, I tink my life is over!!

Posted by derken, 3 Replies
...has lost lots of weight and has cold sores on her lips and has pains in her stonach but none of this is uncommon to her. My symptons have been increased bowel movement and I also have A RASH ON MY FINGER SINCE IT HAPPENED and also a slight pain... Read more »

red spots

Posted by Anonymous
... Please help has anyone with hiv had these symptons, im going for my test on monday , i just need some support. Its the third time ive had the test but since these symptons have Read more »

hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Why is losing weight a sympton for early hiv?? how does it make you lose weight can someone please tell me im scared that i might be hiv positive Read more »

symptons

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I beg all people worried about various symptons to bite the bullet and go and get tested straight away , and therefore not risk making the same mistake as me. I had a risky Read more »