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Hiv Course Of Infection

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Pre infection/post infection Lymph numbers: usual course?

My pre infection Lymph percent and total were much lower (in the low twenties for percent and normal, but just under 2,000 for Lymph total) - now, 28 months after infection, my Lymph percent ranges from the high 30's to most recently 50 percent...
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 devil is in the details of your total lymphocyte count. I suspect given the CD4 counts you have now, that what you are seeing is an excellent immune response to HIV infection. What usually happens is you have an increase to some degree in CD8... Read more »

hiv course in babies

I am writing a report on the stages of a baby with hiv and i was wondering where i could find info... Read more »

HIV- on 5th Course of Ketoconazole

Dr. BobI had a risk Dec. 31, 2003 and tested many times--last test on Dec. 28, 2004 was negative on... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

A Three-Course Meal -- 2. The Main Course: Healthy Eating

Building a Healthy Diet Food is the foundation of nutritional health. Nothing can replace food. It can be supplemented, adjusted, increased or decreased, but not entirely replaced. Food provides the building blocks of carbohydrates, proteins and... Read more »
HIV Medicine Association

President Obama Sets Course for Dramatically Reducing the Impact of HIV Disease

Today President Obama made a bold and important move in combating HIV disease by announcing a new initiative that commits to putting six million people with HIV on treatment globally by 2013 and investing much needed new resources in HIV care and... Read more »
BETA

Short Course of Early Treatment Offers Later Health Benefits

During the earliest weeks of HIV infection, known as primary HIV infection (PHI), the virus replicates rapidly before the immune system begins producing antibodies against it. Recent evidence -- from a Mississippi child and members of the French... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Projecting Possible Future Courses of the HIV Epidemic in the United States

Table of Contents The Future of HIV Unprecedented Challenges in HIV Prevention Study Examined Five Scenarios Status Quo in HIV Prevention Could Translate Into a Worsening U.S. HIV Epidemic Rapid Scale Up of HIV Prevention Efforts Could Save... Read more »
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First time Caller.. Recent listener.. and of course positive..

Posted by marriednkids, 6 Replies
Well 2/9/2013 I got a call from the state, saying they wanted to see me about some stuff that came out on a life insurance exam. They called on Friday at 4pm, and said they could not meet until Monday, but it was about a serious STD. After... Read more »

Looking for a course author on Coping with HIV

Posted by Anonymous
I'm looking for someone interested in authoring a course at Suite101's Suite University on Coping with HIV/AIDS. I'm also looking for someone interested in developing and editing a regular-feature topic on HIV/AIDS. Suite101.com is a "People... Read more »

Is this a HUGE risk for HIV infection

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Receptive anal intercourse that consisted of a couple of entries in and out and without ejacuation? Read more »

An I infected Hiv ?

Posted by rileyocool, 2 Replies
Please help ! , hey guys aprox 3.5 months ago april25 2012 I had brief unprotected sex with a casual sex worker 1 min ,,, 3 days later I started to develope symptoms the first was a wave& tingling feeling in my body the second was a brainfog... Read more »