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Hiv Type O Symptoms

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symptoms of HIV sub-type O? Pls answer.

Dear Dr,I'm in Thailand. Thanks for the help of your forum!I think HIV sub-type O is a most dangerous Virus than any other HIV, because it can escape from the current Elisa blood test. So could you give us some introduction to itssymptoms?I was...
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
...The symptoms in the limited reports are the same. Type O would be unusual in Thailand. Subtype B and E are the most common and should be detectable with the assays used in your country.MH Read more »

Can HIV sub-type O be detected by PCR?

Dear Dr, Can the HIV sub-type O be tested by HIV PCR after 10 months from exposure? I'm really feel... Read more »

Some HIV 1-2 EIA is not detected subtypes(O and M types)

Dear Dr. Mark.I m medical student.Some HIV 1-2 EIA is not detected subtypes(HIV-1 O and M type and... Read more »
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The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...proportion of CD4+ T cells are infected than previously realized, particularly in lymphoid tissues. Macrophages and other cell types are also infected with HIV and serve as reservoirs for the virus. Although the fraction of CD4+ T cells that is... Read more »
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hiv online test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Does anyone know how to order an hiv 'o' subgroup test online. My symptoms sre persisting despite a -ve 6 months anonymous elisa. I just one to rule out hiv, and Read more »

initial symptoms of hiv - most common symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello, I need some help from others with hiv. What was and when did it hit you the inital onset of strange symptoms. I know one said they felt whipped out with tired feeling. Read more »

I have an Idea :)

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...the HIV Docs start looking at different strains in someone who has classic sympyoms of HIV? How did they end up finding sub-type's O&N, was it after people just kept insisting they were sick? Do the current Eliza's pick up HIV 2, and... Read more »

HIV-1? HIV-2? HIV-O?

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...We didn't even know about HIV until the 1980's. So, we invented a HIV1 test, only to find there is a HIV2. So, we invented a HIV2 only to find out there is Read more »