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Hiv Incubation Periods

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can HCV shorten HIV incubation period?

Hello doc. i Was diagnosed with HCV in 2006, negative for HIV (test was given approximately 7 months after last risky behavior).. i am confident that after 4 years of no symptoms (or risky behavior) and a negative HIV test shortly after the 24 week...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...infection would not alter your incubation period of viremia.I would not attribute any of your symptoms within a 24 hour period to HIV. Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenyan HIV/AIDS Patients Face Periodic Shortages of Drugs, Hampering Treatment

...Kenyan HIV patients have faced periodic shortages of critical drugs over the past six months, hampering their treatment and threatening Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Menstruation, Menopause and HIV

...Hormones " in the Summer 2004 issue of BETA. ) Menstrual irregularities are common in both HIV positive and HIV negative women. Amenorrhea is the absence of menstruation. Primary amenorrhea refers to a woman older than 16 years who has never... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zimbabwe: AIDS Emergency Period Extended

...Zimbabwe has extended the declaration of emergency on HIV/AIDS by a further five years, according to the Government Gazette, quoting Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Read more »
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Prolonged menstrual period an HIV symptom?

Posted by anonymous34134, 1 Reply
...So, I had an HIV scare in November 2007. I had unprotected oral sex with a guy (he went down on me, and I went down on him, but he didn't come). Read more »

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Symptoms on the night of the act

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...clinic and got shots and meds for the usual STDs (which seemed to clear up the sore throat) and was told I was low risk for HIV. Three months later, I'm having all the symptoms again--swollen lymph nodes, insomnia, fatigue during the day,... Read more »

Herpes question

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Can u catch a different strain of herpes from someone if you yourself had herpes for 10+ years but had an unprotected exposure with someone who just recently got it from someone they were involved with...... Read more »