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Hiv Antibody Negative Red Dots

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Information requested on Red - Dot Test for HIV 1 & 2

Dear Doctor, I am seeking some information on a HIV test called Red Dot HIV 1 & 2 . It is a rapid room temperature test for HIV 1 & 2 antibodies . It is manufactured by Cal Test Diagnostics, Chino , California. The brochure also mentions...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
The company had been sent a warning letter from the US FDA about the performance of this assay. Buyer beware as to the validity of the results.... Read more »

noticeable red dots

hello dr. frascino, i hope you remember me who asked about late conversion. i tested out to 7... Read more »

Positive 1/2 antibodies Negative Western blot

I was notified by the red cross that I tested positive for HIV 1/2 antibodies and retested by my... Read more »

RehabAdvisorDotCalm: This Must (Not) Be the Place

Drat, Travis' cat. Photo credit: Peter, Travis' partner. DATELINE: June 2011 (a far superior residential drug and alcohol treatment facility, compared to the first, somewhere along the southern California coast. 56 days sober and counting ...) ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: A Study Comparing Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV Among Ex-Red-Light District and Non-Red-Light District Sex Workers After the Demolition of Baina Red-Light District

Goa's red-light district was demolished in 2004. In the current study, the researchers compared HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) between sex workers who had been based in the Baina red-light district (ex-RLD-SWs) with those who had... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

Healthcare Delivery in Georgia: Follow the Red Dots

On June 18, Jeff Graham and I went to the Georgia Department of Human Resources (GDH) and Georgia Department of Community Health (DCH) 2001 Budget Forum/Workshop held here in Atlanta. Several of these are held around the state ideally to allow input... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

AIDS 2012 Thursday Webcasts Now Available

The following webcasts are now available at . Thursday -- Plenary: Turning the Tide on Transmission Official Press Conference - July 25 Regional Session:... Read more »
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little red dots

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Anyone here know what these tiny red dots are on both my thighs? They aren't raised. I don't think they are folliculitis. I had a possible exposure to HIV 6 months ago. I had a negative antibody test at 5 1/2 months. These dots are really... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I have little red dots on lips, eyelids and hands. speider looking
veins all over chest. had blood exposure in cut. the person
is hiv+ hep c+ three weeks after exposure had sore throat non tender swollen lymph nodes,diarrhea,fever,dry cough
dark urine,... Read more »

what are these red dots?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
My exposure was protected oral and vaginal intercourse with a massage parlor worker 10 weeks ago. Now I am getting these tiny red dots on my skin from time to time. I have been told they might be from scratching, but I would like more peoples... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Went to the doctor said he is not sure what the red dots are
but I have a chronic reactivated EBV. Thinks I should see ID
since exposure with hiv + hep c + blood. had mono long time ago. My EMG results will be back friday they only did my legs
but my... Read more »