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Can You Think You Have Mono And Really Have Hiv

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Mono and HIV

Hi there, I'm new to asking about things online. I've had mono for about 3 months now. It was in recession, but last week my doctor told me I was getting better and now I'm worse. So basically I relapsed. My mono symptoms are going back with a...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...certain - this will allay any fears/anxiety you may have. I will also tell you that I routinely do HIV testing for anyone with mono just to be conservative and to give the very best care to my patients. Read more »

mono and hiv?

I had a vaginal ultrasound three months ago. I suspect the device was not properly sterilized and... Read more »

MONO or HIV?

I was diagnosed with mono early november of last year (2002). This concerned me because I was with... Read more »
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"Mono"-Therapy for HIV Infection Using Ritonavir-Boosted Indinavir

... Pilot Study: Ritonavir Boosted Indinavir Treatment as a Simplified Maintenance "Mono"-Therapy for HIV Infection (Poster 589) Authored by M. Hupfer, T. Wagels, C. Kahlert, D. Bueche, W. Fierz, U. Walker, P. Vernazza Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Complete Blood Count (CBC)

...results of a CBC are needed to calculate T-cell counts, so both tests are done at the same time. Monocytes or Macrophages (Monos) make up 2% to 8% of WBCs. They fight infections by "eating" germs and telling the immune system what germs they... Read more »
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 Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
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Mono vs. HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...has had a colorful past, how does he know). Anyway I had a severe sore throat and went to the dr. and I tested positive for mono and oral herpes HSV1 which was causing the severe sore throat. I'm still concerned with HIV. I read an article... Read more »

mono or hiv?? HELP!!!!!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...got my first tattoo. I watched him take a new needle out of the pack but Im still scared. I just want to know the symptoms of mono ANYBODY HELP ME!!! I do feel tired alot of times and I hear that mono or flu-like illness is a symptom of HIV. I... Read more »

mono and hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...worried I might have contracted hiv through kissing. I kissed a couple girls I met in bars. Since then I was diagnosed with mono, and have also look to have what appears to be genital herpes now. I also had other symptoms during my mono of... Read more »

I have MONO!

Posted by briannan, 3 Replies
...swollen and tender lymph nodes (started about 6-7 weeks after possible exposure) that has been going on a few weeks. He did a mono test, and it came back positive! I have been tested for mono in the past (before this incident), and it always... Read more »