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Hiv-2 Home Access Test

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Home Access Test 12 weeks, can I Woo Hoo or What? Or possible HIV 2! I will donate $$$$$$$$$$

I recently had a real good scare. Had about a minute of unprotected intercourse with a stripper were the condom failed. For the next 2 weeks I stressed like I never did before. At 12 days I took a qualatative DNA-PCR test which came back negative...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...information, OK?1.Your HIV risk is relatively low, but not completely nonexistent.2.I would consider your 12-week negative Home Access test to be conclusive and definitive.3.Neither your nor your wife's symptoms are suggestive of or worrisome for... Read more »

Home Access HIV test

I know that you get a lot of questions about HIV and accurate testing so here is one more. My... Read more »

Access to new HIV drugs in 2010

What are the 2010 options for salvage patients? I have low t cells and I'm also dual-tropic. I... Read more »
Articles
Treatment Action Group

"Kiss My Access": Community Envoy to Food and Drug Panel Urges Caution in Approving New Anti-HIV Therapueutics and in Providing Early Access

...me make an example of myself." "I have been on combination AZT+ddI since 1989, when ddI became available through an expanded access program. My CD4s went from a low of 105 to a high of 700 within 12 months. They slowly fell to the mid-300s,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Barriers to Migrants and Mobile Populations in Accessing Comprehensive HIV Services and Treatment

... Transcript (.pdf) For more information on this session, including access to speaker presentations, please see the conference Programme-at-a-Glance . Although conditions of mobility and migration Read more »
International AIDS Society

New IAS Global Advocacy Campaign Seeks to Keep World Leaders Focused on the Unfulfilled Promise to Ensure Universal Access to HIV Prevention, Treatment and Care

... In 2005, world leaders at the G8 summit in Gleneagles, Scotland and every UN Member State pledged to achieve universal access to HIV prevention, treatment and care for all who need it by 2010. Despite important progress in expanding access to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lancet Editorial on Universal Access to HIV/AIDS Drugs

... "2010 is the landmark year for achieving universal access to HIV treatment. Although the 2006 [goal] did not imply 100% coverage, the words 'universal access' raised expectations. The Read more »
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HIV-1, HIV-2, and Home Access

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...anyone here know if HIV-2 is common in the United States? And, if you are infected with HIV-2 and not HIV-1, would your Home Access test be positive? I am asking because I had several (approx. 5) incidents of unprotected vaginal and oral... Read more »

Home access hiv test

Posted by LynnB, 3 Replies
Well I spent the money went ahead and pricked my finger, about passed out from that I am such a wuss, and sent the sample in. Then the next morning I called and my results were not in yet. So I waited all day calling off and on the check and... Read more »

the home access hiv test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
what kind of test is this? elisa? and is it just as good as any other test you would get at a clinic? Read more »

HOME HIV ACCESS TESTING?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi, pray that all are well. I was just wondering the opinion on the FDA approved home access hiv-1 test. Should I be comfortable with the negative results? Or would the doctor's office results be more reliable? Thanks Read more »