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Hiv Type O Treatment

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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 worried. Pls give me an answer. Thanks!
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
Not with the current commercially available PCR based assays.MH 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 »

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

I m medical student.Some HIV 1-2 EIA is not detected subtypes(HIV-1 O and M type and HIV-2).Is it... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

... What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Immune Therapies in Development

...I trial. TXA127 (angiotensin 1-7) stimulates bone marrow to produce progenitor cells. These can develop into several types of immune cells, including CD4 T cells. Therapeutic Vaccines Therapeutic vaccines improve HIV-specific T-cell... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Selzentry

... Common Name: maraviroc (formerly UK-427,857) Brand Name: Selzentry Class: CCR5 antagonist (a type of entry inhibitor) Standard dose: without food, with no food restrictions. The recommended dose varies depending on other Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...increased susceptibility to unusual infections, as do individuals with certain genetic conditions, severe malnutrition and certain kinds of cancers. There is no evidence suggesting that the numbers of such cases have risen, while abundant... Read more »
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newly poz. 23 y.o. would appreciate advice & tips

Posted by rewfio, 5 Replies
I am a 23 year old queer male who just tested positive on the 4th. It's all new and I've been trying to absorb as much as possible as quickly as I can and process my thoughts about my future (health, dating, ability to have a family, jobs, etc). ... Read more »

50% of HIV+ Develop Neurocognitive Impairment

Posted by ScotCharles, 3 Replies
...well controlled as are the other medical complications of HIV in the context of modern treatments.1 Mortality and many other kinds of HIV disease-related variables have declined with modern treatments. But there have been some suggestions that... Read more »

NOT A MYTH

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...possible cases of occupational transmission of HIV to health care workers were reported worldwide. However, individuals with other types of jobs also risk occupational exposure to bloodborne infection. We report the case of a policeman in whom... Read more »

hiv type o

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had a high risk exposure with a west african and am looking for a place I can get teted for hiv type o. My hiv type 1 and 2 tests were negative. does anyone here have any information about this? Thanks so much... Read more »