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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Among Youth

Fast Facts Youth aged 13 to 24 accounted for an estimated 26% of all new HIV infections in the United States in 2010. Most new HIV infections among youth occur among gay and bisexual males; there was a 22% increase in estimated new infections in this group from 2008 to 2010. Almost 60% of youth with HIV in the United States do not know they are infected. Youth in the United States account for a substantial number of HIV...
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HBV Lab result

I saw my lab and got HEPATITIS B VIRUSSURFACE AB 316.1 mlU/ml, what does that mean? Also It said Positive for Hepatitis A virus AB? ...
Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Lynn E. Taylor, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Brown University
Good news -- you are protected against hepatitis A and B.... Read more »

2 elisas positivos y un negativo

hace 2 semanas fui a donar sangre, a los 3 dias me llamaron q me presente para informarme un resultado,cuando fui me dijeron que tenia HIV y me preguntaron si queria repetir la prueba a los 3 dias me llamaron y me dijeron q tenian el mismo...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
Hola,Las pruebas que administra un centro de donacin de sangre son ms sensitivas y menos especficas que las llevadas a cabo en un laboratorio para diagnosticar la infeccin por VIH. Eso quiere decir que el nmero de falsos positivos es ms grande en el... Read more »

Comienzo de Truvada y Stocrin

Qu tal Doctor,He comenzado con la doctora tratamiento hace un mes con CV de 110.000 copias/RNA mL y un CD4 de 430 ( este ultimo, aument desde 380)a un mes de comenzar con Truvada y Stocrin por falta de Stock de Atripla en un nuevo conteo de CD4...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
Buenas tardes,Estoy bien, gracias, pero un poco confundido. Ha comenzado tratamiento hace un mes. Contina tomando tratamiento? Por falta de stock de Atripla, qu ocurri? Cuando me escribe nuevamente con las aclaraciones, por favor dgame lo que es su... Read more »

HCV AND HIV at workplace

Hello all and thank you for taking some time answering my question Yesterday while assisting a surgeon in a bypass surgery, he accidentally dropped the needle on my gloved finger, I was holding the heart so I couldn't move or react, I...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

HelpWithBenefits.com
You are asking medical-related questions which I am not really qualified to answer. Did you suffer a needle stick/cut? If not, that may be the end of it. What is your employer's protocol? Do you have to report "suspected" or... Read more »
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I'm have been having paranoia after unprotected sex. I was a virgin. pulling out hair

Posted by Anxiety92, 2 Replies
Hello, this is my first time posting here. I am a 21 year old African American college student. I stumbled upon this site while googling frantically for answers. I had sex for the very first time with my ex boyfriend boyfriend. It was a brief... Read more »

Hurt, trying to smile

Posted by Better_Days, 2 Replies
I am new here and am happy to meet friends whom we share alot in common, i now feel i got a friends i can freely talk to and also gain more from others. Being a mother has been the joy of a lifetime since they(my kids) make me smile even in the... Read more »

The tests so far and questions

Posted by LnrGirlAZ, 1 Reply
I did the usual test at four weeks. This was a HIV 1/0/2 Abs, Qual ( if anyone knows the name for this one, i would love to know)that was a negative. My primary doctor felt it was important for me to test with pcr rna at 20 copies per mL at 8 weeks.... Read more »

Oraquick reliability

Posted by Jaithelion, 1 Reply
Ill make this quick, im 19, had brief unpr. sex with high risk girl, no more than a minute, ive tested 3 times using oraquick all negative at 10 weeks 11 weeks and 12 weeks, now 4 months after exposure I have terrible symptoms, infected tooth,... Read more »