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Hiv 8 Week Test

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What is the Reliability of neg Hiv test at 8 weeks?

Hello Dr. Bob, I have asked questions before, and I French kissed a lady on two occassions for two to three hours on and off. Whats the likely hood of getting hiv from french kissing if I didnt know if I or she had a cut. If its been 8 weeks and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...majority (but not all) of HIV-infected folks will have detectable levels of anti-HIV antibodies in their blood within four to six weeks after becoming infected. Thanks for your support of The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation... Read more »

HIV Test at 8 week

Dr BobHats off for providing great service.I have a few questions.1. I had protected sex with a... Read more »

How telling is a Hiv test after 8 weeks?

I had an hiv test 8 1/2 weeks after a possibly risky act, it came back negative. My question is :... Read more »
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The Balm In Gilead, Inc. Mobilizes the 19th Annual Black Church Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS March 2-8, 2008

...Gilead and its esteemed platform of religious and political leaders to mobilize the Black community in the fight against HIV/AIDS during the 19th annual Black Church Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS, March 2-8, 2008. The week-long... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...suggest measuring baseline (pre-treatment) viral load. A drug is "working" if it lowers viral load by at least 90% within 8 weeks. The viral load should continue to drop to less than 50 copies within 6 months. The viral load should be measured... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

... How Serious Is HIV for Women? What Do Women Need to Know? Research on Women Treatment for Women The Bottom Line How Serious Is HIV Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...stopping the drug should be discussedthoroughly with your doctor. If you decide to stop or reduce a drug, it maytake six to eight weeks for the PN symptoms to decrease. If the symptomscontinue, the PN could be due to HIV. Relieving the pain can... Read more »
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Tested negative at 8 weeks.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...I just tested negative at 8 weeks. Is this considered a good indicator that I may not be infected? Read more »

Negative PCR DNA at 8 weeks

Posted by sunkyst, 2 Replies
...I just got the results of a PCR DNA test at 8 weeks and a negative HIV antibody test. Does this mean I don't have HIV or do I need more testing? Read more »

syphilis & HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi, My VDRL came out +ve with 1:16 titre and TPHA was +ve while HIV came out -ve in week 5. Doctor confirmed it as syphilis and gave me my first penicillin jab and some medication to be taken for Read more »

8 week NEG

Posted by Anonymous
...Hello All I had a question. I tested NEG. on a HIV test 8 weeks (57 days after exposure) I wanted to know how accurate this result is. My exposure was, I fingered a guy and then rimmed him. Read more »