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Hiv Rna Viral Load

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Need help - Feb 16, 2009 - USING HIV RNA PLASMA VIRAL LOAD

Doctor!! Greetings!!I am really very sorry for the late reply..This is with respect to the Question which i have asked and got reply from you on Feb 19, 2009 regarding RNA testing. You have suggested me to take one ELISA test at 3 months mark. I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your negative HIV ELISA tests at three and six months are conclusive and definitive. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how.I can't diagnose the Read more »

Positive Elisa, Negative Western Blot, Dr wants to do a HIV Viral Load

I tested positve for HIV with 2 pregnancies on the ELISA and both were negative Western Blot. I... Read more »

viral load undectable

I have just recieved my blood test results and i now have undectable viral load.I want to apply for... Read more »
The Body PRO

Abstract No. 383:Efficacy of Efavirenz (Sustiva) Concerning Regimens in Patients with Baseline Plasma HIV-1 RNA Viral Load Exceeding 100,000 copies/mL

...EFV to investigate whether the efficacy demonstrated with the entire cohorts were similar to those of patients with baseline viral loads above 100,000 copies/mL. The data were evaluated from DMP 266 studies, 003 (EFV plus IDV), 006 (EFV plus IDV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Effects of Early Syphilis on CD4 Counts and HIV-1 RNA Viral Loads in Blood and Semen

... The researchers conducted a retrospective case-controlled study comparing blood plasma HIV-1 viral loads and CD4 counts in cases during early syphilis (n=63, 27 receiving antiretroviral therapy) to those before and after syphilis Read more »
Seattle Treatment Education Project

Videx (Didanosine, ddI) Less Effective at Once-a-Day Dosing?

...(nelfinavir) compared with subjects on a regimen of Epivir (3TC), Retrovir (AZT), and Viracept. The proportions of subjects with HIV RNA viral loads below 400 copies were 50% and 59%, respectively, while the proportions of subjects with HIV RNA... Read more »
Women Alive

Warning about Treatment Interruptions

...Drug treatment interruptions are risky. For most people, the HIV RNA viral load increases and the CD4 cell count decreases. The decreased CD4 cell count might place many at risk for AIDS-defining, life-threatening Read more »
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100% Sure I am infected

Posted by iknowigotit, 5 Replies
...As of today i still have lymphadenopathy, GI issues, neuropathy, thrush and swollen gums. I asked the hiv specialist to run a HIV RNA viral load test to determine that hiv is infecting me and that its causing alot of serious damage due to my... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...HIV RNA viral load NEG! Good luck to all those who are waiting. I hope this board returns to being the supportive place it was when I first came. Read more »

ARS and RNA test

Posted by Anonymous
...Is it true that an HIV RNA viral load is positive in patients with acute HIV infection as stated on Yahoo Health? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...acute HIV infection in symptomatic individuals with potential HIV risk factors, current guidelines2 recommend use of HIV RNA (viral load) tests. Read more »