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Can You Be An Hiv Carrier And Still Be Negative

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Do HIV carrirers test negative (HIV CARRIERS) (HIV BASICS)

DO HIV carriers test negative? (I did an HIV 1&2 test which came back negative. But someone told me that I could still be a carrier. The test was done six (6) months after my last possible exposure.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...such thing as an "HIV carrier." See below.Dr. Bobis there such thing as HIV- carriers?Mar 13, 2007 Hello Doc, I have tested negative for HIV out to six months and believe I am negative per the recommendations of this site and my own doctor.... Read more »

HIV Carrier

How can you become a carrier of hiv and can you pass it to others. Does testing HIV... Read more »

chronic HBV carrier infected with hiv

dear Dr.,As a chronic hbv carrier, if i'm infected with hiv, can hbv delay hiv seroconversion. 3... Read more »
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The Well Project

Getting HIV Drugs

...co-pays add up. You can often save money by ordering your prescriptions through mail-order pharmacies. Speak to your insurance carrier about this option. (If you use mail order, plan ahead so you do not run out of your medications.) AIDS... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...to be diagnosed with HIV later in their disease than men andfewer women than men are getting HIV treatment. This can have a negative impacton women's health. Women may postpone medical care and treatment due to anumber of barriers including: ... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...have to be unnecessarily frightened anymore. That education includes getting an HIV test . It doesn't hurt to be sure you're negative -- in fact, all adults and sexually active teenagers should get tested for HIV periodically, in the same way... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...contribute to the perception of Hispanic/Latino gay men as "failed men"). Greater acculturation into the US culture has both negative (engaging in behaviors that increase the risk for HIV infection) and positive (communicating with partners... Read more »
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Paranoid

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I just found out that a woman I had an unprotected encounter with in July 1999 tested negative for hiv in December 1999 and negative again in March 2000 when she had surgery. Is anyone aware of a situation where a Read more »

Western Blot Test

Posted by yes1, 4 Replies
What is the accuracy of the Western Blot at 7, 8, 9, and 10 weeks? Read more »

Possible HIV infection?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...upper groin area. My lymph glands in my neck are not swollen. My doctor has checked for all of the usual STD's and everything is negative. He seems to think that it is all in my head. I would love to believe that's the case but unfortunately the... Read more »

face it, there are false negatives

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Face it...there are false negatives I know of a number of people who have had repeated hiv Elisa tests come back negative over a period of years only to Read more »