How Long Is The Hiv Window Period

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Risk of Hep C Infection

Hello,I was involved in unsafe active anal sex with double penetration in late June. I am HIV + and at the time was about to start meds - my T cell count at the time was 220. What are the risks for catching Hep C as I am told it can be sexually...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
You may have to wait up to 6 months. Read more »

HIV Window Period

I have recently did a HIV test using OraQuick at my GP clinic end Jan'09 and was tested negative.... Read more »

Does Using Anti depressent tablets delays the window period?

Hi BobI have been using anti-depressent tables for past 10 years if I want to check my hiv status... Read more »
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What Is HIV?

... Table of Contents What Is HIV? What Is AIDS? What Is the Difference Between HIV and AIDS? How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Do I Need to Get Tested for Read more »
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Frequently Asked Questions About HIV/AIDS

...disease, when the virus first establishes itself in the body. Some researchers use the term acute HIV infection to describe the period of time between when a person is first infected with HIV and when antibodies against the virus are produced... Read more »
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The Stages of HIV Disease

... HIV Is a Continuum Infection Primary Infection (or Acute Infection) Seroconversion The Asymptomatic Stage Early- and Medium-Stage Read more »
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Women and HIV/AIDS

...(PID) Although little conclusive research is available on HIV and menstruation, many HIV+ women report abnormal menstrual periods. Somehave excessive bleeding while others stop menstruating altogether. Human papillomavirus (HPV) is an STD... Read more »
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NEW WINDOW PERIOD

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Everyone SHOULD read CRNEG post. The windowperiod actually is over a year. Not six months, just a year. And all the people who says just three months? No in Europe? Read more »

WHO (World Health Organization) Window Period

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...http://www.who.int/diagnostics_laboratory/faq/window_period/en/index.html Windowperiod What is the "window-period" and how long is it? This is the time between original infection with Read more »

Window Period Debate: My Story

Posted by MiamiLat, 5 Replies
...Hello friends! I notice how the windowperiod issue keeps on recurring and I'd like to share my personal story: After a HIGH risk exposure (unprotected insertive anal) with Read more »

Window Period

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...So why do we have so many different windowperiods across different organizations around the world? Even within the US different states have different WindowPeriods. Which information Read more »
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