H.i.v. Symptoms

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when to have an H.I.V. Test?

Hi Dr. Bob. My name is kevin from Kenya. Iam glad of the work you are doing and I will be sure to donate on the foundation.I realised there is a lot I never knew. Just a quick question, is there any chance that H.I.V. acute symptoms to show up...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Kevin from Kenya,Your symptoms two months after a risky exposure are not suggestive of HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS). However, symptoms or no symptoms, if you had a potential HIV exposure, you should get Read more »

is h.i.v curable?

if someone is found to be h.i.v + and the virus has not yet afeected the cell is there any chance... Read more »

does the H.I.V. cocktail damage the heart

My nephew now on H.I.V. therapy for many years just had a heart attack. Although I am certain part... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


...worked. Pentamidine is a drug that is usually inhaled in an aerosol form to prevent PCP. Pentamidine is also used intravenously (IV) to treat active PCP. What Is PCP? PCP (or pneumocystis pneumonia) is the most common opportunistic... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

...Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is an opportunistic infection. The virus is very common. Between 50% and 85% of the US population tests positive for CMV by the time they are 40 years old. A healthy immune system keeps this virus in check. When the immune... Read more »
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Progressive Multifocal Leucoencephalopathy (PML)

...Can PML Be Detected? How Is PML Treated? Where Can I Get More Information? The Bottom Line What Is PML? Progressive multifocal leucoencephalopathy is a serious viral infection of the brain. "Encephalo" means brain. "Pathy" means... Read more »
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Cryptococcal Meningitis

...cryptococcal infection is highest when your CD4 count (see Fact Sheet 124 ) is below 100. Cryptococcal meningitis is a major HIV-related opportunistic infection, especially in the developing world. A recent study estimated that there are 1... Read more »
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I'm 28 years old with H.I.V

Posted by beauty
...Hello I'm 28 yrs old and I've been H.I.V. for a little over a year . I wake up each day with a positive attitude. Number one I believe there is a God who can heal me through Read more »

Am i infected through oral sex

Posted by Anonymous
...Recently me and this girl got together and i gave her oral (ate her out) but both of us do not have H.I.V. (negative), but i had a cut on my lip when i was doing it and i dont know if my blood cut into her body, is there anyway something Read more »

A little worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Im not very famillar with aids or HIV but am a little worried. I recently found out that a girl that i was with went to the clinic to test. Im a big time hypocondriac Read more »

Its my birthday!! Also the day of my H.I.V test...

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Happy birthday to me!! i turned 25 today. Im gonna go get tested too. Wish me luck. Im kinda nervous but i hope everything turns out right. Pray for me guys!! Read more »