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HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS

Assuming HIV is the cause of AIDS (and assuming the CDC didn't botch the HIV=AIDS definition), then what is the cause of HIV-Negative AIDS (idiopathic CD4 lymphocytopenia)?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...CD4 lymphocytopenia (ICL) is that it's not caused by an infectious or transmissible agent. I'll reprint a question from the archives that discusses ICL.Dr. BobTHIS IS NOT IN THE ARCHIVES!! Nov 17, 2005 Youve ignored this before and im asking... Read more »

HIV negative, but AIDS related cancer

I first suspected that I was HIV positive in 1995 due to persistent swollen lymph nodes. However,... Read more »

I tested negative for hiv does this also mean im negative for aids?

Im a little confused...If you test negative for hiv does that mean you also do not have aids? Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Upcoming Seminar to Focus on the Negative Effects of HIV/AIDS

... One in four African Americans in Palm Beach County is infected with HIV/AIDS. In response, the county health department and the Ujima Men's Collective, an organization for black gay men, are hosting Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Vaccines Hold Greatest Hope of Halting Spread of HIV/AIDS; HIV-Negative Volunteers for Trials Needed, Opinion Piece Says

...discoveries available to everyone who needs them," Kennedy says, adding, "In the coming years, it will also take thousands of HIV-negative people from every racial and ethnic group who are willing to volunteer in clinical trials" (Kennedy, Bay... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Will Have Significant Negative Impact on South African Businesses in Next Five Years, Survey Shows

...less noticeable" impact on the demand side of business, with less than 10% of companies participating in the survey reporting a negative impact on their sales, the South African Press Association reports. According to SABCOHA spokesperson... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/AIDS Epidemics Negatively Affecting Development Progress of African, Former Soviet Union Nations, Report Says

... HIV/AIDS has contributed to major reversals in human development in sub-Saharan Africa and some of the former Soviet Union republics, Read more »
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IS THERE SUCH THING AS HIV-NEGATIVE AIDS?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
As per the title, is there really such a thing? Read more »

hiv-negative aids?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
..."Idiopathic CD4+ T-lymphocytopenia, or ICL, is an immunodeficiency syndrome in which human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, cannot be detected. Because HIV is the causative agent of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), ICL can be referred to Read more »

HIV-Negative AIDS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...CD4+ T lymphocytopenia, does anyone know what it is and it seems odd that people would have low t-cells without detection of HIV. what causes it? inquiring minds want to know Read more »

HIV Negative AIDS.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Am I the only one this does not make sense to? If HIV causes AIDS than how can the lack of it also cause AIDS? I have read the explinations but they seem contrived. Has anyone else Read more »