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HIV during pregnancy: chances for my baby

Dear Dr. Frascino,first of all, thank you for your time and commitment to helping people. I am HIV+ young female. I do not know how and when I got the virus, but I always had viral load less than 48 copies/ml. I eventually got pregnant and was on...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...assays.)In non-breastfeed infants an undetectable HIV PCR DNA test at one month is indeed both a very sensitive and specific test for HIV disease. The current guidelines recommendation for HIV diagnostic testing in infants less than 18 months... Read more »

Monoclonal B Lymphocytosis and HIV testing

Hi doctor Robert! I am from Portugal. I was diagnosed with Monoclonal B Lymphocytosis on August of... Read more »
Articles
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...questionable reliability are marketed illegally over the Internet and in newspaper and magazine advertisements. Rapid Test Rapid tests for HIV are assays that detect antibodies to HIV within minutes. Many of these tests use easily collected... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

Taking Unnecessary HIV Monitoring Tests: A Waste of Valuable Resources

...to test people who are worried about symptoms, after having a possible exposure with someone whose HIV status is unknown! Tests for HIV-2 and Group "O" The HIV-2 virus is found almost exclusively in Western Africa, and in persons who have had... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nucleoside Analog Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors in Development

...discontinued in 2010 dOTC (BCH-10652, BCH-10618) by BioChem Pharma KP1461 has been put on hold due to disappointing results from a clinical trial. FddA (Beta-fluoro-ddA, Lodenosine) by US Bioscience GW420867X by GlaxoSmithKline Lobucavir... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV Viral Load

...understanding of viral load has grown since 1996, when the first viral load test was approved and began to be widely used. Most early clinical trials that studied the role of viral load looked primarily at groups of men. Women were not enrolled... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...to possess both sensitivity (to detect infection) and specificity (to detect noninfection). In the United States, screening tests for HIV must be licensed by the FDA, regardless of whether they are used for screening blood, diagnosis, or... Read more »

HIV tests that detect the genetic material of HIV

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...HIV tests that detect the genetic material of HIV itself (rather than antibodies or antigens) are known as PCR tests. PCR stands for Polymerase Read more »

ALL THE HIV TESTS TO CHECK FOR HIV

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...HIV tests that detect the genetic material of HIV itself (rather than antibodies or antigens) are known as PCR tests. PCR stands for Polymerase Read more »

test nuevos mas sensitivos

Posted by Anonymous
...determinable cases, and seroconversion was detected within 1-2 weeks after the onset of illness by 27 of 30 currently available tests for HIV antibody, in contrast to the 2-7 weeks or more needed by the old tests. HIV RNA appeared during the week... Read more »