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How Will Mono Affect An Hiv Positive Person

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Mono affect testing?

Hi doctor,I tested positive for mononucleosis one month after a possible high risk exposure to hiv. I took an elisa test at 3 months after the date of possible exposure though and it came back negative. My doctor tells me to get on with my life....
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
It is possible, but not likely that EBV or CMV mono would effect the development of antibodies during a simultaneous exposure to HIV. There certainly is precedence for this type of concern. For instance we don't like to vaccinate people (to... Read more »

tested positive for mono now worried cant sleep

Dr Bob: I am a 45 year old married male and 7 weeks months ago i did something so foolish ..I had... Read more »

Diag. 9-12-99 HIV+ plus positive for Mono

CD4 count 191. Bleeding and pounding of the gums.Waking up with blood on pillow and blood clots in... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More Research Needed Into How Transgender Persons in Asia, Pacific Affected by HIV, Stigma, Report Says

A report released Thursday in Bangkok by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Asia Pacific Transgender Network (APTN) says more research needs to be conducted to determine the extent to which transgender persons in Asia and the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Advocates Request Support for HIV-Positive People Affected by Floods in Namibia

The Solidarity Community Care Organization is requesting urgent support for HIV-positive people affected by recent flooding in northern areas of Namibia, the Namibian reports. The organization in a recent statement voiced concerns that... Read more »
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Mono vs. HIV

Posted by Anonymous
I am female and have given unprotected oral sex 4 times and have had unprotected vaginal sex repeatedly with the same person (who refuses to get tested b/c he says he doesn't have HIV although he has had a colorful past, how does he know). Anyway I... Read more »

Care Home for persons affected w/ HIV/AIDS

Posted by kel
Hi All~
I don't know if this will interest anyone but her goes. I just recently moved to Phoenix AZ w/ my best freind (who is gay) and we found out that there are no care homes/assisted living facilities for the gay community here or for those... Read more »

Mono?

Posted by Anonymous
I know alot of people talk about some "mysterious" disease that many people seem to acquire because they have all the symptoms, but still test negative to many STD's including HIV. You know, ARS is said to be similiar to mono. Perhaps in many... Read more »

injection of hiv from hiv positive person

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I was at a party injecting drugs. I shared the needle with 2 other people. Later i found out that the guy i shared the needle with was hiv positive. I know i have to get tested. Is it 100% chance that i am infected since his hiv blood went... Read more »