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How Long After Infection Will I Test Positive For HIV

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Does Acute HIV Infection symptoms last this long?

First off I was told I was HIV positive 2 weeks ago, and now waiting for all the baseline test you recommend to come back to find out "the details" of my infection. TB did already come back neg. Doc said I had Acute HIV Infection.My question is, how...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,The symptoms associated with HIV acute retroviral syndrome (ARS) following primary infection generally occur two to three weeks after initial infection and persist for an additional two to three weeks. However, please Read more »

How long after HIV Infection.

How long after being infected with the hiv virus does the wight loss normally occur. Is it within... Read more »

Condom use by HIV Positive Couple (SUPERINFECTION) (DUAL INFECTION) (CO-INFECTION) (REINFECTION)

My partner and I have been monogomous since we started dating five years ago and we are both HIV... Read more »
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5% or More of Perinatally HIV-Infected Adolescents May Be Long-Term Nonprogressors, U.S. Study Suggests

...Van Dyke R, Patel K, Read J, et al, and the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study. ART among children with perinatally acquired HIV infection: temporal changes in ART and virologic and immunologic outcomes in the Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study... Read more »
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Abstract No. 636: The Long Term Response to Combination Therapy Commenced Early in HIV Infection: 3 Year Follow-Up: What's Happened Since Vancouver?

...specific immune response (N = 9), evolving immune response (N = 20), positive serology with a clinical history compatible with HIV infection within 90-days, and a documented negative serology within 120-days of screening (N = 9). Treatment... Read more »
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Incomplete Peripheral CD4+ Cell Count Restoration in HIV-Infected Patients Receiving Long-Term Antiretroviral Treatment

... In most HIV-positive patients, antiretroviral therapy can fully restore a normal CD4+ cell count of more than 500 cells/mm 3 . However, the Read more »
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Predictors of Long-Term Response to Therapy Resumption After Treatment Interruption in HIV-1 Infected Patients Failing Antiretroviral Therapy

... Predictors of Long-Term Response to Therapy Resumption After Treatment Interruption in HIV-1 Infected Patients Failing Antiretroviral Therapy Authored Read more »
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How long should an AIDS infected person wait.....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...before resuming contact with someone who has recieved live vaccinations. I want to make sure my father-in-law stays healthy as long as possible and that I'm not putting him at risk by having my recently vaccinated children around him. Thanks... Read more »

Can I catch HIV infection this way?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...presence of mind to discard it? I can't understand. Now I have to live with the thought that I may have exposed myself to HIV infection. I mean, the toilet paper which came into contact with the seat actually also came into contact with my... Read more »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...HIV Infections ARE RISING! Many people still have the belief that HIV and AIDS only affects homosexuals! However, 75% of the world population Read more »

How long after "symptoms" would you test positive?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...If you actually DO have ARS symptoms, how long after those symptoms would one test positive on an antibody test? And before any of the regulars jump in with the "you cannot Read more »