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How Long Does It Take To Get Rid Of Cmv

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How long CMV IgM test will be positive?

How long CMV IgM test will be positive after somebody will be recovered after infection?thanks
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
It usually becomes negative after several months but in some instances may remain positive for a year or more; JLS. Read more »

CMV and EBV -- First Exposure,long story but Small questions

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CMV+ in HIV- persons

Rick, I recently donated blood again and found out that my CMV status was + (written at the back of... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

...damage your bone marrow or kidneys. This may require additional medications. Other drugs require infusions that can take a long time. Discuss the side effects of any CMV treatment with your health care provider. What do the guidelines say? ... Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...the gut include: Cryptosporidiosis Microsporidiosis Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) Severe or long-lasting GI problems can lead to serious health problems and can prevent HIV drugs from entering the system and... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...Cidofovir (Vistide), originally developed to fight cytomegalovirus (CMV), might also help fight HPV. HPV infection can last for a long time, especially in people who are HIV-positive. Dysplasia and warts can return. They should be treated as... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

...happens, you will test positive for HIV. After the first flu-like symptoms, some people with HIV stay healthy for ten years or longer. But during this time, HIV is damaging your immune system. One way to measure the damage to your immune system... Read more »
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cmv

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...cmv.Ive heard with cmv the symptoms can be the same as hiv.Does anyone have or know much about cmv is it a serious disease and how long do symptoms last with it im still having symptoms and its now going on 5 months.help please Read more »

CMV

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... CMV is a virus that is causes mono like symptoms, but a person will test negative on a monospot if they have it. My question is, Read more »

Life expectancy of 53m pos

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...Does any body know how long a 53/m in fairly good health who just test pos. might live? Thanks for some answers Read more »

CMV research

Posted by JamieLEE
...Although most people never develop symptoms after exposure, the incubation period appears to be between three and 12 weeks. How long can an infected person carry CMV? CMV remains in the body throughout a lifetime. Infected people may... Read more »