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Hiv Aggressive Strain

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Can I aguire other more aggressive strains by having unprotected sex?

Everyone is saying though my current virus has no drug resistance that I could aquire someone else's who had mutated or has resistance to some drugs and therefore I end up with an entirely new hiv that could rearrange every treatment so far. Can...
Eric Daar, M.D.

Response from Eric Daar, M.D.

UCLA School of Medicine
...Thank you for your questions.What you are asking is whether someone with chronic HIV infection is at risk for being "superinfected" by another persons virus. While data is not definitive there are clearly increasing Read more »

weak strain??

I am on HAART ..But before being on treatment at a docs visit ,I had my numbers ran, the doc said I... Read more »

Bad Strain?

Dr Bob.....I am about to be tested next week after being fairly sure I have contracted hiv through... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Aggressive HIV Strain Appears to Be Isolated Case

...and Treatment in Rio de Janeiro refuted the notion of an outbreak of a new, highly aggressive and multiple drug-resistant HIV strain in New York City. On Feb. 11, the New York City Department of Health issued a press release warning of a man... Read more »
The Body

HIV News & Views, April 8, 2009 - The Body

...spots, online videos and even airport dioramas. (Article from kaisernetwork.org) I Have an "Aggressive" HIV Strain; What Does That Mean? (A recent post from the "Living With HIV" board) Is there anyone who has an "aggressive... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...intravenously every 12 hours. Another drug called caspofungin acetate (Cancidas) has also shown activity against azole-resistant strains of candidiasis. Recommended dosage is 50 mg/day. There are drug interactions that have been observed... Read more »
The Well Project

Bone Disease and HIV/AIDS

...and Healthy Bones If you don't have joint pain, it is also important to exercise on a regular basis. When you exercise your muscles pull against your bones, which helps keep them healthy and strong. The best kind of exercise to keep your bones... Read more »
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aggressive strain

Posted by borrowedtime, 5 Replies
...is there anyone who has an "aggressive strain" of the hiv virus who can share about his/her health/survival experiences? i was told last monday, 04/06/09, that i have an aggressive Read more »

Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...was negative. The question is if all the tests are negative then what is affecting my health. Is it that there is a HIV new strain or is it one of these Circulating Recombinant Forms (CRFs) whose antibodies and genetic material can not be... Read more »

Should i receve the treatment

Posted by lostinca88, 2 Replies
I just fund out I am infected.. totally lost... my question is should i get treatment... ? without treatment, how long it may last... want to have a normal life as long as possible... Read more »

23 and just got tested + not sure what life has

Posted by Anonymous, 36 Replies
...Hey, I am 23 and just found out i have HIV and sure to start treament soon(cd4 197 -VL19.000). I keep asking my self and god, why start, what can life have to offer me Read more »