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Hiv Viral Infection

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Is HIV consider a viral infection

Recently after a low risk encounter, I kept on feeling nausea and did vomit out 2 times. Went to see my family doctor and he say it may due to some viral infection. I didnt told him anything about HIV but I wish to know is HIV consider a viral...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...HIV stands for the human immunodeficiency virus (so yes, it is technically a viral infection). Your doctor was probably referring to more minor, transient infection, but I would suggest that you talk with him in more detail Read more »

High viral count after recent hiv infection

Hi,I was diagnosed with HIV at the end of march 2006, knowing that my 3 month earlier hiv test came... Read more »

HIV+ "undetected" viral load and infection

My partner is HIV+ and has been for 7years-3 years he has been hiv- undetected virual load...I am... Read more »
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Abstract 5: Cervicovaginal and Plasma HIV-1 Viral Load Among HIV-infected Women on HAART and Non-HAART Therapy

...This was a cross-sectional study of 176 HIV-infected women (46% were IDUs) who had paired viral load assays (using NASBA) from the cervix (CVL) and plasma (PVL). Immunologically, Read more »
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FTC Potent Within a HAART Regimen in Treatment-Naive HIV-Infected Patients With High Viral Loads

... Efficacy of Emtricitabine (FTC) in HIV-Infected Patients With High Pre-Treatment Viral Load (Poster 546) Authored by I. Sanne, M. Saag, A. Shaw, E. Mondou, J. Hinkle, Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV/Malaria Co-Infection Nearly Doubles HIV Viral Load, Increases Chance of Transmission, Study Says

...The HIV viral load levels of an HIV-positive person nearly doubles when he or she becomes co-infected with malaria, increasing the likelihood Read more »
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Abstract No. 52: Viral and Immunologic Examination of HIV-I-Infected Persistently Seronegative (HIPS) Persons

...In this study the authors observed that in detecting HIV I infection the modalities used were based on serological testing for antibodies. There are nine commercial licensed EIA type Read more »
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treatment to clamidia effect hiv window

Posted by mistake1, 1 Reply had treated someone for clamidia, which is antiboitics of doxycline and a shot of peniciline would this prolong the hiv window period . thankyou Read more »

Cunilingus, possible hiv???

Posted by stressed1, 1 Reply
...the last too weeks I have had severe sinusitis, this has been confirmed by my doctor Could you please advise the chances of HIV from my situation and has sinusitis ever been a first sign of HIV Thank you in advnace for your help Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
As i have read taking pep can cause late conversion's,Would taking antibiotic's (BACTRIM)cause late conversion's also. Read more »

Vasculitis and HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does anyone know about vasculitis and HIV? Read more »