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Hiv And Predictions

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Ask the Experts

Does neuropathy predict HIV progression?

if someone already had nerve damage in their feet, would hiv infection tend to attack this earlier than normal?and if someone had only been infected for a year and gotten nueropathy that quickly, would that mean they are a fast progressor or can...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

AIDS Research and Treatment Center of the Treasure Coast
...thanks for posting. Neuropathy can develop from other medical conditions and does not represent a special susceptibility to HIV infection. Similarly, the occurrence of neuropathy with HIV is not a predictor of rapid progression. Rather, rapid... Read more »

Do I have HIV?

Hi,I had unprotected sex over 3 years ago and got an STD. I was suppose to get a blood test to... Read more »

Life expectancy of an HIV positive person on treatment

How many years does an HIV positive patient on HIV treatment survive? Read more »
Articles
University of California-San Francisco

Using Hair to Manage HIV/AIDS and Predict Treatment Success

... UCSF researchers have found that examining levels of antiretroviral drugs in hair samples taken from HIV patients on therapy strongly predicts treatment success. The findings , published in the February 20 issue of AIDS , note Read more »
The Body PRO

Can a Trofile Assay Be Used to Predict HIV Disease Progression?

...room for considering that this may play a role. Great. Thank you. References Goetz MB, Leduc R, Labriola A, et al. Prediction of HIV disease progression by an enhanced co-receptor tropism assay (CRT). In: Programs and abstracts of the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Results by Phone: Can We Predict Who Will Test HIV-Negative?

... To study a requirement that all patients return to the health care setting to learn their HIV test results, the researchers described the number of HIV cases detected at Sydney Sexual Health Center among persons who disclosed Read more »
British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Genetic Test Predicts Response to Maraviroc in Treatment-Experienced HIV Patients

...Pfizer's maraviroc, work by preventing HIV from entering CD4 cells via the CCR5 co-receptor. HIV V3 Genotyping uses HIV-tropism-prediction algorithms based on the genetic signature of viruses that use this co-receptor. About the Analysis The... Read more »
Connect With Others

HELP ME PLEASE how do i tell her i'm HIV+ ?

Posted by condel58, 3 Replies
PLease..any life experiences or advice will be greatly appreciated. i recently met a woman and intamcy looms..i am healthy..cd4 600+ indectable VL. how do i tell her? what do i tell her? hwl Read more »

Test Result

Posted by zazoo, 2 Replies
...My result was back on Saturday and I just found out today what most of have predicted. Yes, I am HIV NEGATIVE. This is definitely my last test. I have to concentrate my thoughts and energy on something much more beneficial than Read more »

World AIDS Day 2006: raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness

Posted by Anonymous
...World AIDS Day 2006: Raising 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness We urgently need to raise 'HIV/AIDS' Awareness to stop the epidemic spread of AIDS-related Myths, HIV-related Lies Read more »

The Failure of Viral Load Tests

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...The Failure of Viral Load Tests JAMA Study Shakes AIDS Science, Angers HIV Advocates A nationwide team of orthodox AIDS researchers led by doctors Benigno Rodriguez and Michael Lederman of Case Western Read more »