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Hiv And Rubella

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hiv tes

i took the vaccine td, mmr,varicela.then the same day later on took the hiv test was nefative how reliable is? ...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Tetanus vaccination (especially when taken on the same day) has no effect on the accuracy of HIV antibody tests.BY... Read more »

MMR effects cd4 count

Doctor,How long after having an MMR vaccination should one wait before testing the cd4 count? Is... Read more »

Immunizations & menical exam for LPN program

I am going through the application process for a LPN program. I've was diagnossed in 1995.1.... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

OIs and Co-Infections and STIs -- Oh, My!

Now that powerful HIV medications can slow down the progression of HIV-related disease and even AIDS, more common illnesses (such as heart disease and cancer) have become a greater concern for people living with the virus. Still, some of the same... Read more »

Recommended Immunizations for HIV-Positive Adults

Immunization Name Associated Disease Dosage Comments and Warnings Recommended for All HIV-Positive Adults Hepatitis B virus (HBV) Hepatitis B 3 shots over a 6-month period Recommended unless there is evidence of immunity or active... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Pregnancies on Rise in New Zealand

An estimated 60 percent of HIV-positive pregnant women in New Zealand do not know they have the virus, and risk passing it on to their babies. The number of New Zealand babies born with HIV is not high. However, AIDS Epidemiology Group Director... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Washington, D.C., Council Member Recommends Eliminating HIV, Syphilis Test Requirements for Marriage Licenses

Washington, D.C., council member Phil Mendelson (D), head of the Committee on Public Safety and the Judiciary, recently recommended eliminating a provision from a marriage bill that would require couples applying for marriage licenses to be tested... Read more »
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german measles delaying serconversion

Posted by Anonymous
I was reading somewhere that measles and german measles suppresses the immune system. I have tested negative at 7, 11, 12 and a half weeks and 17 weeks. After testing at 3 months, a few days after, I got a rash which looked like german measles. If... Read more »

More on the rash

Posted by Anonymous
I'm the guy who tested at 12 and a half weeks negative only to get this german measles like rash after the test and after 11 weeks of feeling miserable and sickly with all kinds of symptoms showing up. I found out after much research that the rash... Read more »

Scared that i might be infected

Posted by Michal, 1 Reply
Okay this may take a minute to read,

Here's my story or situation as i may call it, i had two possible exposures to HIV infection with these two i do not know their HIV status if i did i most certainly wouldn't be stressing over it 24/7 which has... Read more »

Swollen Glands ?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
There is a great amount of reference made to Swollen Glands re HIV infection and diagnosis. Are swollen glands also painful ( as opposed to being tender to the touch ) ?

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