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Hiv Symtoms Diarrhea And Rash Got Test 5 Weeks Later

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Diarrhea and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents Diarrhea and HIV How Does Diarrhea Affect the Body? Treating Your Diarrhea Taking Care of Yourself Diarrhea and HIV Diarrhea is one of the most common problems for people living with HIV(HIV+). It can affect as many as 80 percent of HIV+ people. While diarrheacaused by advanced HIV disease has decreased, many HIV+ people have diarrheafrom their HIV drugs. Diarrhea occurs when you have bowel movements more...
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Does a Rash appearing 12 weeks later mean seroconversion?

Hello Dr. Bob, Im still worried. I went ahead and had unprotected sex with my wife after I got opinons from everyone and my negative test at 8 and 10 weeks. Now she is having headaches and I am having rashes appearing. I was doing fine until the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your rash does not mean you are seroconverting or that your multiple tests were all false-negative tests! Your fears are once again unwarranted. Your follow-up HIV test was not warranted and the result will undoubtedly be negative once again. If... Read more »

POst PEP Antibody Test And Acute Symtoms

Hello Dr. Bob,I had and exposure and was put on Truvada and Isenress 96 hours after exposure for 2 months. I tested negative at week 8. At that time the doctor took me off PEP. My question is (1)....is the 8 week test accurate since I was still...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Bob,I see several worrisome problems with the information in your post. First, your PEP was begun 96 hours after your exposure. PEP is most effective if started immediately after an exposure. The more time that elapses between exposure and taking... Read more »

Got tested and came back negative but have symtoms

Hi, I'm asking my question from South Africa. I had an exposure to a hiv positive persons blood. The blood came into contact with my hand on intact skin on my finger, I only noticed the blood later once it had dried. I may have picked my nose...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:I do not think you need to retest. The risk of transmission was extremely low. Intact skin is an effective barrier against HIV. In health,Richard... Read more »

oral sex from prostitute, flu 2 weeks later

hellothis isn't a good situation, but I need to be completely honest. For the last two years, about 3 to 4 times a year I would travel to the bad part of town and receive head from hookers. For the longest time, it was the same one, but when...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiThe risk of HIV transmission with oral sex is extremely low. It is even reasonable to state that for the person receiving oral sex (that is on whom oral sex is being performed) the risk of acquisition of the virus is practically zero. For the... Read more »
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Symtoms and negativ test after 16 weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Im wondering for those who have experienced ars, how long the rash last.? I have rash for over 9 weeks. I had a high risk.Thanks. Read more »

Symtoms and neg test after 16 weeks.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Im wondering for those who have experienced ars, how long the rash last? I have still rash for over 9 weeks. I had a high risk. Thanks. Read more »

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

Posted by jim012, 1 Reply
Back in mid october 2001, I made a mistake to having unprotected vaginal intercourse with a female of unknow status. At 42 days postexposure, I experienced low grade fever, malaise, muscle ache, productive cough, sinus congestiong with purulent... Read more »

17 week post exposure with symtoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Well it comes down to this. Tested negative at 17 weeks for HIV 1/2 abs using the Elisa. Proviral DNA at 17 weeks indicated negative no HIV DNA Detected. Previous testing at 29 days with the hiv1 RNA PCR indicated not detected <50 co/ml. Would... Read more »