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Hiv Early Days

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Early HIV detection test done at 33 days

Hello Dr.Wohl ,I had an unprotected sex with a female co-worker(vaginal) . I have taken the early hiv test by lab corp and the results came negative. HIV DNA, PCR/HIV Ab 01 HIV−DNA by PCR 01...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Dear Mark, Did you have HIV RNA or DNA testing done? Either way the tests show no evidence of HIV infection. They are reliable and would be positive within a couple weeks of infection. Shingles would not be expected to happen as a manifestation of... Read more »

Recently diagnosed - early days

Hi Dr Horwath,I was diagnosed with HIV about a month ago. I've had 2 blood tests - results... Read more »

May I Stop PEP (2 days early)

I'm on my fourth week of PEP it makes me sick to my stomach Combivir and Keletra no one is... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Historical Society Exhibition to Explore the Early Days of AIDS

This summer, the New York Historical Society will mount an exhibition titled "AIDS in New York: The First Five Years," which will focus on the early years of AIDS in New York City. Comprised of diaries, ephemera such as clinician's notes and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York Museum Chronicles Early Days of AIDS in the City

The New-York Historical Society will run a retrospective exhibition, "AIDS in New York: The First Five Years," from June 7 through September 15 at the society's Upper West Side museum. It documents the early years of the epidemic and its devastating... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: The Early Days of AID Atlanta

As AID Atlanta celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, some of its founding members are recalling its early days as a grassroots awareness organization. One summer day in 1982, a group of friends that normally met for cocktails or card games... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Minnesota: Early Testing Urged on Latino AIDS Awareness Day

On Thursday, Minnesota joins the rest of the nation in marking National Latino AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD). Since 1982, 610 Latinos have been diagnosed with HIV in Minnesota, including 129 who have died, according to the state Department of Health.... Read more »
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too early for ars? - 4 days.....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
i had vaginal sex with a girl, the condom fell off, was unprotected briefly.

4 days later i got a rash on my chest, lasted less than a day.

the next day i got prety sick, vomiting and diareaha, was just a 24 hour thing.

i'm thinking these symptoms are... Read more »

Ur Stories on Early HIV Symptoms.

Posted by thinker, 3 Replies
Hello to all,

I would really appreciate it if some of you out there would share your stories with me about your experience with ARS (early symptoms) before you were diagnosed HIV +. What type of symptoms did you have? How long after your exposure... Read more »

Does anyone has dry mouth and neuropathy early HIV

Posted by paranoiafreak, 1 Reply
Does anyone here experience persistent dry mouth and throat and white coated tongue and peripheral neuropathy (Burning, stinging, tingling feet and hands which is persistent?

This has occur after 3 months of lowgrade fever and 2 episodes of hives... Read more »

nodule on Parotid Papillae early sign of HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello people,

First i'd like to say that The Body is a great site and i think it has many visitors from outside the US. So do i from Holland.

I'm suffering whith the following problem:

In august 2001 I have had protected oral and latex protected... Read more »