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Hiv Symptoms After 8 Weeks

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blood exposure, and negative test at 8 weeks

Hello Dr. Frascino,Thank you so much for your answer, I just have another quick one, how or where can i donate, i look all over this site but can't find the link, do i just send a check, can i use a credit card somewhere on here. Thanks again.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

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The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Thanks for you willingness to help others in desperate need.Be well. Stay well.Dr. Bobblood exposure, and negative test at 8 weeksJun 22, 2009 Hi Doctor Frascino, (I have Lyme disease for about 8 months since Sept, 2008 and been on treatment with... Read more »

blood exposure, and negative test at 8 weeks

Hi Doctor Frascino,(I have Lyme disease for about 8 months since Sept, 2008 and been on treatment... Read more »

some of you will not belive my story

dear doc bob,i felt i had to share my story,in the hope that it will eleviate some peoples fears.i... Read more »
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IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...symptoms, sometimes severe. For some, these symptoms can be life-threatening. Though most cases of IRIS resolve after a few weeks, the symptoms may be mistaken by you or your doctor as HIV disease progression or another condition. IRIS is a... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

DNCB (Dinitrochlorobenzene)

...It has been used to treat skin lesions caused by Kaposi's sarcoma (KS). Advocates of DNCB claimed that it could clear up all symptoms of HIV disease, except for pneumocystis pneumonia (PCP). DNCB's supporters claimed that antiretroviral drugs... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...stopping the drug should be discussedthoroughly with your doctor. If you decide to stop or reduce a drug, it maytake six to eight weeks for the PN symptoms to decrease. If the symptomscontinue, the PN could be due to HIV. Relieving the pain can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

U.S. Antiretroviral Therapy Guidelines

...using a genetic test, HLA-B*5701 before starting abacavir (see Fact Sheet 416 ). When to Start Treatment Patients with symptoms of HIV disease or with less than 350 CD4 cells should all be treated. Treatment is recommended for patients... Read more »
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Extremely Worried

Posted by wonder2345, 2 Replies
...next day. Well at 6 weeks post exposure I went and had an Oraquick Advance finger prick test and it was neg. I also went at 8 wks.-neg. I just had another one done at 85 days and it was neg. Of course I felt very relieved until I was told to... Read more »

I am so scared

Posted by briannan, 3 Replies
...Guys, I went to the health department today, and got a 6 week test. Tonight, I started having a heavy head, sweating, and feel like I have the flu. I also feel like I have the chills. Read more »

accurate enough??

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have painful lymph nodes (off and on) and night sweats and other symptoms. My last possible exposure was 12 weeks ago, but I miscalculated and got a test done at 11 weeks. How accurate is this negative and would I be having these symptoms Read more »

Symptoms of HIV or Anxiety?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Howdy, For 7-8 weeks now I have been experiencing random pains (all over) that last seconds before hitting another part of my body - it happens every Read more »