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Hiv Symtoms 6 Month

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AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...6 months after possible exposure will detect almost all HIV infections. However, there are no guarantees as to when an individual will produce enough antibodies to be detected by an HIV test. If you have any unexplained symptoms, talk with your health care provider and consider re-testing for HIV. Do Any Tests Work Sooner After Infection? Viral load tests detect pieces of HIV genetic material. They show up before the immune system...
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hiv antibodies

during actue hiv infection or serconversion in people that devople symptoms does that means the body have devople hiv antibodies to fight the infection, and if so why does it take 6 months for sum people to test positive when they have symtoms of...
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
...transmitted, and what the genetics of a person's underlying immune system is on how quickly you develop the antibodies against HIV. Read more »

symtoms dont necesary mean HIV

i just want to say thank you dr. bob. it was comforting to read ur forums. i finally took my 3rd test today and it was negative. i had symtoms like herpes type I, chapped corners of mouth, white tounge, yeast infections, rash, swollen lymph node on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Congratulations and WOO-HOO!Thanks also for reinforcing two of my recurring themes in this forum: "symptoms, no matter what they are, do not equal HIV disease!" and "symptoms are notoriously unreliable in predicting HIV infection."Donations Read more »

Hiv symtoms after recieving oral sex

Hi Doc,I received unprotected oral sex from a sex worker on 3rd of march 2006, after two days I had a sore throat and had antibiotics treatments for 10 days(amoxyllin 500mg three times a day) but after that I am facing problems with my tongue and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,From reading this site for the past couple of months, you probably already know what I'm going to say, but since repetition is the mother of learning, here we go again!Your HIV risk Read more »

persistant hiv symtoms

Hi Doc, I am really a big fan of yours and I really appreciate the work you are doing by helping those who really need you in this situation. Doc, I am having very confused about my test results, actually I had an unprotected oral sex...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...conclusive. Neither HIV-1, HIV-2, hep B nor hep C is your problem. No way. No how. A negative test outside the window period trumps symptoms each and every time.I cannot diagnose the cause of your symptoms over the Internet. However, I can with... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...someone who was infected very recently. The test looks for antibodies produced by the immune system to fight HIV. It can take two months or more for these antibodies to be produced. See Fact Sheet 102 for more information. However, the viral... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Hepatitis C and HIV

...you have chronic infection. Hep C viral load testing is recommended if you have been at risk for hep C or have any signs or symptoms of hepatitis. Hep C tests are similar to the HIV antibody test (see Fact Sheet 102 ) and viral load tests (see ... Read more »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...infections. Some infections may appear as though they're well under control, such as TB disease. Some may have resolved many months or even years ago. However, other infections may have occurred without you noticing their symptoms, like herpes... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
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HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF SYMPTOMS !

Posted by KitG, 1 Reply
...Great to find this site. I want to know: Is there anyone on this forum who is going through the same thing as me, with a six months negative antibody test and a whole load of symptoms? Heres the story: Following a one-off unsafe sex encounter... Read more »

HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF SYMPTOMS !

Posted by KitG, 3 Replies
...Chris, uhohblita. It's also the title of my first ever post here: __________________________ HIV neg at 6 months. LOADS OF SYMPTOMS ! Posted by KitG ( ) Posted on 1/15/01 08:19 AM "Great to find this site. I want to know: Is there... Read more »

Whats the longest for hiv to take

Posted by nomoreworry4me, 1 Reply
...show on test has there been any cases longer then 6 months why some people says it lay dormant for years . said that it lay in cells without being detected ! I hope CDC knows the truth Read more »

ARS symtoms at 6 wks and testing...please reply

Posted by jim012, 1 Reply
...of questions about my story. 1.Has anyone experience systoms like mine at 42 days postexposure. 2. The day i got tested, my symptoms were improving. Can the EIisa pick up antibodies while being tested during the ARS period (assuming). I have... Read more »