Hiv And Ids
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Ask the Experts
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,No, I probably would not agree with the medical opinions you are currently getting. If your screening HIV test results are in dispute, I would get a DNA PCR. From what you tell me, I would anticipate the result would be undetectable.I cannot... Read more »
ID doctor, PCF, Nurologist, Urologist and two ~5 - 5.28 month hiv tests (Orasure and EIA) say negative but still symptoms2nd post.At 9 months after a possible low risk handjob in Nov08 where I believe the stripper... Read more »
(1)CDC standards for needlesticks? (2)regarding needlesticks, how can you get the needle apparatus fluid residue tested for HIV, hepatitis and any other suspected ID's?I am a health care professional. Our hospital has a contridicting policy that states that after a... Read more »
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Baltimore Sun Profiles Organization That Provides Health Care, Antiretroviral Access to Rural Lesotho VillagesThe Baltimore Sun on Thursday profiled the Idaho-based Mission Aviation Fellowship , a religious organization that flies health care workers to rural villages in Lesotho to provide care to people cut off by "poor or nonexistent roads." According... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesAfter looking through all of these posts about "I have this symptom, and this symptom and I think I may have HIV!" I thought that I would go ahead and just say that 99% of you people who are POSITIVE you have HIV do not have it.
Actually if I had... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHi everyone...
I'm HIV positive and I used to have unprotected sex with my boyfriend of almost two years. Last week we got his test results back and part of it came out "undetermined"... so he had to get a blood test. I'm really nervous and confused... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousHere are some questions I was lucky enough to get an ID doctor who has worked with almost 1000 hiv patients since the mid 80's.
I will do my best to post his resp. as close to what he said as I can.
Q: Who long does it really take to convert to HIV... Read more »
Posted by HealingPower, 5 RepliesAre all ID Specialists located in clinics? That's kind of impersonal don't you think? Please tell me that I may be able to find one in their own office or a little more private. Read more »
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