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HIV levels in sperm

...Is it true that HIV levels are often (or usually?) greater in sperm than in blood? If so, do they do ELISA and PCR tests on sperm when HIV is suspected
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
...HIV levels are usually lower in semen (rather seminal fluid) than in blood. Semen is usually not tested for HIV infection. Read more »

HIV levels not detected, Still at risk during sex?

...his recent doctor's meeting we were told that his HIV levels are undetectable. Recently we have... Read more »

What is my HIV Level

Dear Doctor,I was detected HIV on 14-11-05 and I have done Western Blot Test and here is the... Read more »
Articles
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

High HIV Levels Shut Down Anti-HIV Immune Responses

...anti-HIV T-cell proliferationwhile taking antiretroviral drugs. The investigators reasoned that if thoseT cells were keeping HIV levels low, they should continue to do so even iftherapy were interrupted. When the researchers stopped the drugs,... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

HIV Levels Differ in Men and Women

...illegal drug use and approximate time of infection were all comparable in the two genders. It is unclear why women have lower HIV levels than men. Dr. Farzadegan suggested that women may be capable of clearing the virus faster than men, but that... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Levels in Wisconsin "Unacceptable"

...the increase in 2002 is part of a longer-term trend in increasing case numbers," Dr. James Vergeront, head of the state's HIV/AIDS program, said Thursday. Vergeront is calling for continued monitoring of the epidemic to assess trends. In 2002,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Children Who Begin Combination Antiretroviral Treatment As Newborns Show Lower HIV Levels at Four Years Old, Study Says

...Disease Control and Prevention . --> Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv .... Read more »
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Join us to take HIV Prevention to the next level!

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...Study Description: NO/AIDS Task Force and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention invite you to help with a new program for men who have sex with Read more »

Join us to take HIV Prevention to the next level!

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...and SouthPOL+ team member. The conversation will center on what is going on in the community with regards to the Internet and HIV/AIDS. All participants can either choose to call us at a 1-866-783-4737/504-945-4000 number or we can call them. Key... Read more »

HIV providers needed! Physicians and mid-levels

Posted by jklein
...HIV specialty care to under/uninsured patients and also conduct rigorous clinical trials. We recently became part of the NIH AIDS Clinical Trials Group, ACTG and are conducting those trails as well as investigator initiated research aimed at... Read more »

Join us to take HIV Prevention to the next level!

Posted by Anonymous
...and SouthPOL+ team member. The conversation will center on what is going on in the community with regards to the Internet and HIV/AIDS. All participants can either choose to call us at a 1-866-783-4737/504-945-4000 number or we can call them. Key... Read more »