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Does Hiv Take 6 Months To Show Up

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HIV BLOOD WORK EVERY 6 MONTHS ???

Hi Dr Bob thank you for your time you are my hero,l am hiv postive and my last 3 blood works every 3 months have come back undectable and my cd4 are around 410 and (....my doctor in sydney has told me not to bother to come in every 3 months now and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...G'day Jeff,Most HIV specialist physicians recommend CD4 counts and HIV plasma viral load determinations every three to four months. Personally I Read more »

HIV RISK AFTER 6 MONTHS FROM A NEGETIVE TEST

I sincerely need your help. Because I am worried very much. Because. I had posted a question in... Read more »

Ever retracted a WOO HOO? UK HIV advisor (3 MONTHS VERSUS 6 MONTHS)

Doctor Bob,I have noticed a bit of an anomaly in the window period advice you give different... Read more »
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National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

NIH Scientists Find More Health Benefits From Starting HIV Treatment Early

...of B cells in blood samples taken from three groups of study volunteers: men who had been infected with HIV for fewer than 6 months; men who had been infected with HIV for 6 months or more (often for several years); and men who were not infected... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Treating Infants, Pregnant, Nursing Mothers With ARVs Drives Down Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

...active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) from early in the third trimester of pregnancy through weaning prevents mother-to-child HIV transmission, according to a study in Botswana," published Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine , ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

...provider about how to deal with side effects. Ribavirin can cause severe birth defects. Women should not use it for at least six months before they become pregnant, or during pregnancy. Men should not use RBV for at least six months before... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...Numbers Mean? Are There Problems With the Viral Load Test? What Is Viral Load? The viral load test measures the amount of HIV virus in your blood. There are different techniques for doing this: The PCR ( p olymerase c hain r... Read more »
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Latent seroconversion to HIV+ after 6 months

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Nov.13/01 - I am a RN, 59 yrs old, white, female, I have no other medical problems. I suffered an accidental needlestick from an aids patient on Jan. 27/00. I took the required medication for safety sake, had been testing HIV- until July 28,... Read more »

hiv neg 3months thrush 6months?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...tested hiv neg at 3 months with elisa blood test....but 6 months post exposure i've got thrush...it was ruled from antibiotics, but am curious Read more »

HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF SYMPTOMS !

Posted by KitG, 1 Reply
...Great to find this site. I want to know: Is there anyone on this forum who is going through the same thing as me, with a six months negative antibody test and a whole load of symptoms? Heres the story: Following a one-off unsafe sex encounter... Read more »

HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF SYMPTOMS !

Posted by KitG, 3 Replies
...might find this useful eg. Chris, uhohblita. It's also the title of my first ever post here: __________________________ HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF SYMPTOMS ! Posted by KitG ( ) Posted on 1/15/01 08:19 AM "Great to find this site. I... Read more »