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Is It Possible To Turn Positive After 6 Months

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3 month Window Period or Six Month Window Period (WINDOW PERIOD, 6 WEEKS v 3MONTHS v 6 MONTHS)

Dr. Bob,Thank you for not only responding to me but for responding to all of us with concerns. Your responses have reassured me, but what causes me concern is the differing opinions on the window period. I've read, have been told that a test...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...small sample of what can be found in the archives. I do realize it's a confusing issue.Dr. Bobwhat is the winow period 3 or 6 months? Can Whooo after 3? Mar 1, 2010Hi Doctor,You do a wonderful service here and I have question regarding an eposure... Read more »

Big weenie guy once again (6 WEEKS VS 3 MONTHS VS 6 MONTHS, 2009)

Dr.Bob, hope you remember me. I have a 2 questions for you. 1. I had protected sex with a retired... Read more »

more of a comment than a question (3 MONTHS VERSUS 6 MONTHS, 2009)

Dear Dr. Bob,It's Rob here again (president of the ex-worried well club). So I've started... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

You Can Have a Healthy Pregnancy if You Are HIV Positive

...the care of HIV positive women during pregnancy. CATIE (Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange, www.catie.ca or 1-800-263-1638) can direct your doctor to the most up-to-date guidelines. Some women choose to have their babies closer to... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

The Feminization of an Epidemic

...PRO2000 (0.5%) were released at the 2009 Conference of Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) in Montreal, Canada a few months ago. PRO2000 (0.5%) is a highly negatively-charged molecule (a polyanionic polymer) that is designed to... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...Sheet 125 ) or the strength of your immune system (a CD4 count, see Fact Sheet 124 ). How Do I Get Tested? In September 2006, the US Centers for Disease Control recommended routine HIV screening of people in healthcare settings. This should... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Pregnancy and HIV

...water to mix baby formula. The World Health Organization advises that mothers should take ART during breastfeeding. After 6 months, they should add other foods while continuing to breastfeed for up to a year. A recent study showed that it is... Read more »
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SRCHFRANS34.....8 weeks vs. 3 months vs 6 months

Posted by stupidgirl, 2 Replies
...have multiple partners and don't know when the exposure was exactly they asks for six months. The CDC says to get tested at 6 months to be sure there isn't any antibodies. Being tested at eight weeks like i was is good but as i was told eighth... Read more »

3 months vs. 6 months

Posted by bigdogdog
...my recent visit to the local clinic they said to come back at 12 weeks and then if that test is negative to still return at 6 months for a final test. According to the nurse doing the tests she said that the Dr's at this clinic adhere to the... Read more »

hiv neg 3months thrush 6months?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...tested hiv neg at 3 months with elisa blood test....but 6 months post exposure i've got thrush...it was ruled from antibiotics, but am curious now. my hiv neg testing was brought into Read more »

6 months conclusive?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Hi, is it safe to say a person is conclusive after waiting 6months to test after possible exposure without further exposures and you have negative results? If possibly infected would hiv antibody Read more »