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Delayed Seroconversion In Pregnancy

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can pregnancy (immunosuppression) delay HIV antibody production?

Dr. Bob I respect you very much and trust your opinion...PLEASE HELP...I had an exposure 5 1/2 months ago in healthcare where a droplet of blood went in to my eye. The dentist I worked for was laughed at me for being nervous and said that you cant...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,1. No. Neither pregnancy nor stress delays HIV seroconversion.2. You've had negative hepatitis C screening at 8 weeks, 12 weeks and 5 months. Just what part of "hepatitis Read more »

hepsera and pregnancy

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pregnancy

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Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...diabetes Having pre-diabetes puts you at increased risk for developing type 2 diabetes Type 2 diabetes can often be prevented or delayed by making changes to your diet and increasing exercise Symptoms of Diabetes Symptoms of diabetes... Read more »
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Pregnancy and HIV

...negative after about 12 to 18 months. What About the Mother's Health? Recent studies show that HIV-positive women who get pregnant do not get any sicker than those who are not pregnant. Becoming pregnant is not dangerous to the health of an... Read more »
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Children and HIV

...tablet. It is difficult to know when to start treatment for children. Immediate treatment might prevent immune system damage. Delayed treatment may provide better quality of life for several years. However, HIV-related diseases show up much... Read more »
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Mycobacterium Avium Complex (MAC)

...Drinking alcohol regularly can help MAC infection to spread more quickly in people with HIV. Drugs can be used to prevent or delay the onset of MAC in people with HIV. Three drugs are approved by the FDA for MAC prevention: azithromycin,... Read more »
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PLEASE...I AM DYING...

Posted by goingmad, 1 Reply
...blood test for HIV 1/2, HEP C, Syphillis at 5 months and 1 week- NEG My questions are: 1) Could pregnancy and extreme stress delay seroconversion? 2) What about coinfection with Hep C? 3) Can having Latent TB delay seroconversion? 4) Everyone... Read more »

DELAYED SEROCONVERSION

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...JOHN HOPKINS SITE SAID THAT CHRONIC HEP C CAN CAUSE DELAYED SEROCONVERSION SO IF THAT PERSON HAS BOTH BECAUSE OF HIV HE WOULD BE MORE LIKELY TO GIVE YOU HEP C SO IF YOUR BODY IS FIGHTING Read more »

delayed seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...you can have a delayed seroconversion if you are coinfected with hiv and hep c i have spoke with so many doctors and hospitals they said you need to Read more »

Delayed seroconversion cases. With names and...

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...to take an ELISA, because... ... Response from Dr. Squires You have to distinguish between never converting antibodies or delayed antibody development. The assays hae gotten better and more sensitive, so the likelihood of taking longer than 6... Read more »