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Can You Doctor Look At Hematology And Tell If You Have Hiv

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Question on blood test..

Dr Bob, this site is great, it has scared me at times and calmed me sometimes.. I had a very risky exposure on the 2nd January, had some symptoms like swollen throat and neck pain. I had a full blood test today, the results came in 15 minutes, and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Middle Eastern Admirer in Tokyo,Unfortunately the doctor you saw is woefully uninformed! Routine hematology tests like the ones you had cannot diagnose HIV or rule it out. The only way to determine if you've acquired the virus is to take Read more »

pediatric splenomegaly with HIV B2

What is your opinion about a splenectomy in a 10 years old boy with perinatal hiv (B2)? He has... Read more »

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Dear Dr Henry,I am a 50 year old, HIV + (1991) male. My spleen has been enlarged for the past 6... Read more »
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Posted by JumptheHorizon, 4 Replies
...was about one month after I think I could have been infected, but my lymphocytes were down). Anyway, what is the story for Doctors who are HIV positive? I saw a news article in the newspaper which said that recent patients of a HIV positive... Read more »

can a hematology blood test detect hiv?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...can a hematology blood test detect if you have hiv??? even though it isnt specifically for HIV like the ELISA??? pls answer Read more »

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Posted by willbestrong1, 2 Replies
...Last week i had my elisa test and it was positive. then they did western blot test but now they cant say anything..i mean the doctor told me he cant say whether i am negative or positive..they will have some more research on me...what does this... Read more »

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Posted by bradford, 1 Reply
...the world, people are going to naturopathic physicians when faced with a health issue. It is naturopathic physicians, not medical doctors, who are specifically educated as physicians but with an expertise in alternative medicine. The... Read more »