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Hiv Dna Testing

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Dr Bob Porn Star Hiv Dna Test

Doctor Bob . I heard that porn stars gets better tests then other people anyway I amaried your work and I know anybody would know about this porn star test you would. I have taken the hiv dna porn star test at 10 month with elisa both neg . So they...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Future Porno Star,You're confident that if anyone would know about "this porn star test" that it would be me!?!? Now why would you assume that? Those movies that I made back when I was a young buck were . . . oh . . . that's not what you... Read more »

Your suggestion of a HIV DNA test?

Thank you again for answering my question from last month. I saw my doctor last week and showed... Read more »

Hiv Dna Pcr Possitive -Results (ANOTHER FALSE POSITIVE PCR TEST, 2010)

Dear DoctorThank u so much for your response.It means a lot to me during all this devastating... Read more »
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HIV i-Base

After Baby Is Born

...HIV-negative HIV PCR DNA -- a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test is a highly sensitive test that detects tiny amounts of HIV DNA in blood plasma. The test will "amplify" or multiply HIV DNA in the test tube so that it can be more easily... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Colorado Transplant Patient Infected With AIDS Virus in 2008

...donated -- approximately nine days. At that time, he had not developed antibodies that would have been detected when his blood was tested before being shipped to surgical centers. According to a CDC report, a laboratory tested the infected... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is Antiretroviral Therapy (ART)?

...cell. HIV empties its contents into the cell. The HIV genetic code (RNA) is used by the reversetranscriptase enzyme to build HIV DNA. The HIV DNA is inserted into the cell's DNA by theintegrase enzyme. This establishes the HIV infection in the... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Working to Improve Pregnancy Outcomes

...copies/ml. Eight participants have delivered and seven of the newborns test negative for HIV-infected cells (by PCR assay for HIV DNA). Test results for the one remaining baby are pending. All infants were born without abnormalities. ... Read more »
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HIV-1 Proviral DNA by PCR test????

Posted by sadman, 2 Replies
...days past exposure. I've also read elsewhere that they actually can detect the virus after just days. Because it looks for HIV DNA not the body's immune response which takes weeks to months. I took one at 16 days post incident, did I wast my... Read more »

Hiv2 test or pcr dna

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi, its me again. I was wondering after several non-reactive results after about 1yr and some time but have oral problems:dry mouth, white hairy tongue with white cottage cheese looking stuff on it, mouth ulcers on the cheeks of my mouth and unable... Read more »

HIV RNA QUALITATIVE,QUALITATIVE TEST QUESTION

Posted by okki, 1 Reply
...test.The laboratory where i live offer this test.Ihave heard a lot of information about the HIV RNA quantitative Viral load and Hiv Dna qualitative test,but the HIV RNA qualitative test is it almost no information about in THEBODY.COM.Isnt the... Read more »

DNA PCR Vs Viral Load test

Posted by sunkyst, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know the difference between a HIV DNA PCR test versus a viral load test that's performed on someone already confirmed positive, obviously one is about detecting the Read more »