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Mononucleosis Test And Hiv

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mononucleosis as an indicator of acute hiv infection

I have read that during acute hiv infection, a mono-like illness is quite common. If someone was diagnosed with mono in the past by his clinical symptoms (sore throat, fatigue, headache), a heterophil antibody test which was positive, and a...
J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

Response from J. B. Molaghan, N.P., A.C.R.N.

San Francisco General Hospital
...disease. Many viral infections other than HIV also cause these synmptoms. A positive heterophile antibody test is indicative of mononucleosis, and is reasonably specific for Epstien-Barr infection. However, it is possible for a person to be... Read more »

MONONUCLEOSIS POSITIVA PUEDE SER HIV

HOLAEL MES PASADO ME HICIERON UN ESTUDIO DE SANGRE EN EL QUE EL HIV DIO NO REACTIVO, PERO POR UNA... Read more »
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...tested with specimens from patients with potentially interfering substances, including anti-nuclear antibody, C-reactive protein, infectious mononucleosis, and antibodies to HCV, EBV, CMV, HSV, rubella, rheumatoid arthritis, varicella, HAV, HBV,... Read more »
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Percent of HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous
...Keet 1993, Lindback 1994). The clinical symptoms of acute HIV-1 infection were first described in 1985 as an illness resembling infectious mononucleosis (Cooper 1985). The most common symptoms (see Table 1) are fever, maculopapular rash, oral... Read more »

to extremely

Posted by uhohblita, 2 Replies
...exposure, not a current infection. Or is that M? I cant remember. anyhow just thought you'd be interested. i know its not hiv related but perhaps that helped us sign up in the ranks of lunatic soldiers. march onward! the body needs to... Read more »

am I infected?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I am a heterosexual male. The date is 07/01/02. On 06/22/02 I gave a female unprotected mouth to vagina oral sex. Two different times on the same night. I penetrated her vagina with my tongue, and insterted fingers, licked sucked, the clit etc. ... Read more »

please help

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...antibiotic, the tonsilitis is presently gone but the sore throat persists. I am going back to the doctor to ask about possible infectious mononucleosis. Should I also ask for an AIDS test? I have an HMO and I am somewhat worried about what... Read more »