How Long After Symptoms Start To Test HIV Positive
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello again K,No matter how many times you write in, my assessment and advice will not change. So for now we'll have to agree to disagree. You're positive you're positive. I'm positive you're not. So we'll just have to... Read more »
Stanford University, School of Medicine1. It may relate to someone's underlying immune system and genetics, the amount of HIV received and the method (sexual vs. injection drug use).2. No.3. Because the look for antibodies and not the virus. The position of the US FDA has been up... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHello and sorry to hear about your test results.While you can't have "acute symptoms" more than 3 months after exposure (ie., you're past the point of acute infection), you could certainly have HIV symptoms (i.e, those of chronic... Read more »
Chicago Black Gay Mens CaucusThanks for your question,You did not get HIV from your one time anal exposure. Your four month HIV test tells us that.Symptoms at best will give us clues that there's some sort of infection going on. The issue though is what kind of infection.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesHow long after "symptoms" would you test positive regardless if you have ARS or not..... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesIf 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 judge by symptoms, if you feel you are at risk, get tested"........I think... Read more »
Posted by Jambasher, 4 RepliesAnd for anyone interested. Its my first post. Great site, helping probably millions of people. Wonderful work!
This is maybe not the right place to do this but still:
There seem to be the rather frequent occasion of people suffering from long lasting... Read more »
Posted by sagarpoz2013, 1 ReplyHi everyone here,
May God Bless u all with Strength to deal with the situaton.
I am here because i had a HIV exposure with a Hiv+ girl
around 6 months back. and had my 3 months IVth generation Negative result. But after 4 months i have been suffering... Read more »
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