Is Any Medicines Hide HIV Virus In Blood Test
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Harvard Medical SchoolSwelling of the parotid glands is not uncommon in people with HIV infection. Parotid glands are not lymph nodes, they are salivary glands. Nevetheless, parotid enlargement sometimes occurs in people with generalized lymphadenopathy, and in those... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineAlmost ALL patients who have cleared virus by six months after the last shot, MAINTAIN this great result. These patients are cured. It is quite rare for the virus to bounce back after this because it doesn't hide out like other viruses do (like... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,It is true some virus can "hide" in various sites within the body, but that would not affect HIV-antibody tests. Anti-HIV antibodies are proteins made by the body's immune system in an attempt to fight off the infection. These... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillThe virus can 'hide' in cells in the body and that is what makes HIV hard to cure. BUT, the antibodies the body makes once HIV infection occurs does not hide and most who are HIV+ also have virus circulating in the blood. So, do not... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI tested negative on a standard ELISA test AND a DNA PCR test at almost 5 months post-exposure. The results were negative. Nevertheless, joint and node pain continues. I can't stop thinking that HIV is somehow hiding in my nodes and thus escaping... Read more »
Posted by Magnet, 4 RepliesI write this question in the hope of gaining insight from both HIV positive gay men as well negative men in "magnetic partnerships".
I only now discovered this term "magnetic", as it relates to my life! It can no longer be a twist of fate that my... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI am worried that I may have contracted HIV and have yet to go to a clinic for a test. However, a few days ago I went for a blood test because I have been feeling tired for over a year now. My question is this. Could the virus show up on the blood... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHi everybody I am wondering is there some kind of test which look for virus itself?
I am becoming paranoid about hiv i tested 8 months after my last sex and i am still woried becouse i started doubting everything medicine science even my own body.
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