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history of cd4 and cd8 lymphopenia but hiv 1 and hiv 2 and western blot has been ruled out

my cd4 count is at 478/ul lymph is at 36.8% my cd8 count is at 113/ul lymph 8.7% but have never tested pos for hiv 1 or hiv 2 or western blot . in 2005 i had a pneumocystis carinii pneumonia i was also tested and tested neg for hiv . i was ok after...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...same condition. Here is my story back in 1997 I had a sexual partner which after two years into the relationship and a long history of unprotected sex found out she was HIV positive, however after rigorously testing I remained negative, time flew... Read more »

Not your usual "symptoms question" (NATURAL HISTORY OF HIV, 2009)

I will proudly donate for a simple answer. I'm studying more about HIV since my friend got recently... Read more »

Why does AIDS develop later now and in the past people progressed more quickly? (NATURAL HISTORY)

It says that AIDS comes out usually about 8-10 years, but in the 80s when people were infected they... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

JAMA Examines History of HIV Testing, New CDC Recommendations

...Association : Lawrence Gostin, associate dean at the Georgetown University Law Center , in the Oct. 25 issue of JAMA examines the history of HIV testing and the new CDC recommendations regarding testing. According to Gostin, policies for... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

GMHC Leads Call to Action on National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day During Women's History Month

... New York, N.Y. -- GMHC plans a series of "call to action" events during the month of March (Women's History Month), in response to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) report that the HIV/AIDS epidemic is increasingly affecting women. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Atlantic City Is First to Launch New Jersey's Needle Exchange Program

...needle exchange program, the first such program in New Jersey. The participants had to answer questions about their age, sex, history of HIV testing, and drug treatment. Camden, Newark, and Paterson will also participate in the three-year pilot... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV-Related Risk Behavior and History of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Among Male Migrants Who Patronize Commercial Sex in China

...ever paid for sex. Almost 20 percent of clients from the community sample and 60 percent from the STD clinic sample reported a history of STDs. For both samples, factors associated with being a male client were working at industrial or... Read more »
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Testing History.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...November 11, 2004 Abbott Oraquik (two weeks after very high risk exposure), negative. 1st week Feb, 2005 Abbott Determine HIV 1/2, negative. 1st week June, 2005 , same test, negative. 1st week October, 2005, same test, negative. 1st week January... Read more »

ADVICE:QUESTIONS

Posted by scared27, 2 Replies
...November 2007, and I tested negative. I am currently involved with a man, we have unprotected sex. We discussed our past sexually history. He has been married for 7 years and has 2 kids. He has been seperated and almost divorced for 2 years. He... Read more »

Symptoms vs. testing history - what should I do?

Posted by Tryin2BRational, 3 Replies
...I've been sick more than any other recent years conbined. Prior to this year, a broken wrist - that's it. Despite my testing history, I can't shake this fear that HIV may be causing my ongoing problems and that the testing may have missed it. ... Read more »

HIV + Panic Disorder = Terror

Posted by grcboy28, 2 Replies
...My situation keeps going from bad to worse, here's my story: I suffer from panic disorder and anxiety issues with a history of hypochondriasis, HIVphobia and OCD. Not currently on meds. For the first time in my life I had unprotected vaginal... Read more »