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Hiv Three Month Test

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if Dr. Bob was French... ? (SIX WEEKS VERSUS THREE MONTH HIV TESTS)

Doctor Bob,suppose for a minute you were French - or just being in doctor in France. The authorities there consider an Antibody/Antigen test conclusive at 6 weeks. (For standard Ab tests, they say 3 months, like CDC). Ok. Now, someone asks you in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...another. Also, guidelines are only that: "guide"-lines. They are not absolutes. For instance, if someone decides to calculate three months as 90 days (3 months x 30 days) rather than 84 days (7 days x 12 weeks), does that make his method more... Read more »

Is an HIV test at three months conclusive?

Concerned Male, 20, writing. (I just sent this letter, but I think it was at the wrong forum so I... Read more »

why do you say 6 months when everyone else says three for HIV testing????

sorry but why on earth would you say six months for testing, when everyone from the CDC to HIV... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: State-of-the-Art: HIV/AIDS Medications for the Treatment Experienced

...Adolescents , developed by the DHHS Panel on Antiretroviral Guidelines for Adults and Adolescents -- a working group of the Office of AIDS Research Advisory Council (OARAC) Panel's Recommendations: In treatment-experienced patients with... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Stopping HIV/AIDS in the Black Community

...by HIV for many years, much of the black community seems not to have noticed. For years, Phill has worked tirelessly to put HIV/AIDS on the agenda in the black community. During the summer of 2006, he did something extraordinary. At the... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Tips and Tricks for Coping With HIV/AIDS

...first thing that happened is, I literally dropped to my knees. Having just witnessed and buried two of my closest friends to AIDS, I knew what it looked like. The pictures that kept running, flashing in front of my eyes were: I was going to die... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Breaking HIV/AIDS Research From CROI 2007

...research articles that have been published in major peer review journals, and is a frequent presenter at the world's largest HIV/AIDS medical conferences. Dr. Gallant and his colleague, the noted HIV researcher, John Bartlett, are coauthors... Read more »
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hiv neg 3months thrush 6months?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...tested hiv neg at 3 months with elisa blood test....but 6 months post exposure i've got thrush...it was ruled from antibiotics, but am curious now. my Read more »

HIV + 1 MONTH

Posted by KAMIL1, 3 Replies
...STILL SCARED OF + RESULTS A MONTH AGO STILL IN SHOCK AT TIMES LEARNING TO DEAL HAVE REALLY NO CHOICE NEED ANSWERS FROM OTHER HIV + FEMALES IN EARLY,20'S Read more »

HIV and Leukimia all in 2 months...

Posted by lomevina, 2 Replies
...I need help... I was diagnosed with HIV not too long ago... and was recently diagnosed with Leukimia... I dont even know how to deal with it or what happens... I have Read more »

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 »