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Late Symptoms Of Aids

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Medical question about blood test & late symptoms

Dr Bob, thanks for your reassuring reply, Even though you said my risk is low, I will get tested, actually this Tuesday 6th March, just to be sure as you agreed. Would be good if you get this before then :-) This question is more of a medical nature...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Your fears continue to be completely unwarranted.1.You do not have AIDS. I agree your problem is stress, not HIV.2.No, definitely not.3.You are not HIV-positive. You do not have AIDS. Hypothetically, if you did contract the virus four years... Read more »

Is it possible to have no symptoms until it is too late?

My husband died a year and half ago after a late diagnosis of AIDS. I've tried a few support... Read more »

late stage

what are the symptoms for late stage of aids. If someone is in late stage what is the treatment and... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Mexico: HIV/AIDS Awareness Comes Late to Navajoland

Students and staff at Navajo Technical College acknowledged National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day by hosting a health fair and gourd dance on March 26. Approximately 200 people attended the event in Crownpoint, which included an appearance by... Read more »
The Center for AIDS

Late HIV Diagnosis: Predictors, Costs, Consequences, and Solutions

Table of Contents Introduction CDC Says Test Everyone (Almost) Late HIV Diagnosis: Numbing Numbers Harbingers of Belated Diagnosis or Presentation How Much Does Late Diagnosis Cost -- and Who Pays? Clinical Consequences of Late HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom, Ireland: Late HIV Diagnosis "A Problem"

A new study found that one-third of nearly 1,000 patients learned they had HIV only when their CD4 cell count was low. The study reported that 168 patients in the United Kingdom and Ireland had been to a hospital with HIV symptoms a year before... Read more »
PositiveWords

Being Diagnosed Late in the Course of HIV Disease

It's hard to find out you're HIV+ under any circumstances, but some people don't find out until they wind up in the emergency room. This can be devastating. Even if you have been diagnosed late (with fewer than 200 CD4 cells or an opportunistic... Read more »
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Late conversion

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Dear guy, here is my situation. I just test 17 weeks hiv -ve. However, the chlamydia and herpes 1&2 all turn positive. The result of my 3 months test are -ve chlamydia and positive herpes 1. Hiv also -ve in 3 months. My doctor said I might be... Read more »

Is ten years too late?

Posted by matt367, 2 Replies
Hello.. This is scary!! I found out that somebody from my past is very very sick. I have not been able to find out what she is sick with and am praying for her. But also i am worried because after we started dating (ten years ago) I had very bad... Read more »

Late presenter......

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
I have just recently been diagnosed with the following labs:
CD4 count - 8
Viral load - 780,000
Potentially, I was infected over 10 years ago, but have been relatively symptom free.
I was just wondering what percentage of others found themselves in this... Read more »

Symptoms and late serconversion?

Posted by Anonymous
Hi,

I had an exposure a month after I took an immunosuppressant called Remicade for my crohn's disease (Fistula). Lots of kissing occured (deep-wet), this woman offered me a BJ, which I politely refused. Anyway that was a year ago.

About 2 weeks after... Read more »