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How Long Does It Take To Get AIDS After Infection

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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 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 »

Can you know how long you have had Aids for?

If you were detected of Aids now and are full blown Aids, is there a way you can know how long you... Read more »
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5% or More of Perinatally HIV-Infected Adolescents May Be Long-Term Nonprogressors, U.S. Study Suggests

...the ages of 7 and 16. All of these children acquired HIV from their mother; they were perinatally infected. We're looking at long-term outcomes in these children related to cognitive function, cardiac function, liver disease, kidney disease and... 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?

...patient population was 38 newly infected individuals recruited between 7/95 and 2/97. The criteria for entry was detectable HIV RNA with absent HIV specific immune response (N = 9), evolving immune response (N = 20), positive serology with a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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 »

HIV Infections ARE RISING!

Posted by bradford, 7 Replies
...the time they do get tested it is often too late! HIV reacts in each individual differently, there is no way of knowing how long before illness occurs. This is why people who have tested positive but seemingly have no signs of illness, are... Read more »

HIV------AIDS???????

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...THEN I GOT AIDS BECAUSE I DIDNT DO ANY MEDICAL TREATMENT FROM HIV BECAUSE I DIDNT KNOW. HOW WOULD I KNOW I HAVE AIDS??? HOW LONG DOES HIV TAKE TO BECOME AIDS (WITHOUT ANY TREATMENT)? WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS OF A NEWBIE TO AIDS??? THANKS FOR ALL... Read more »

HIV and HEP-C co-infection

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i know this might sound like a stupid question but is it possible to pick up both HIV and HEP-C from one unprotected, penis/vaginal sexual encounter ? and if so, can this cause problems with an HIV test at 3 months Read more »