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Mononucleosis Tests Can They Detect Hiv In My Blood

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Blood Tests

if you were to take a blood test to see if you have mononucleosis, could the doctors also see if you have any HIV/ AIDS virus as well. would the doctors be able to detect it without actually taking the exact test. because i mean cant they tell from...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...No, in order to do an HIV test, the lab needs your permission. They cannot run the test without your permission. Read more »

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Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

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Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...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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Some Info on ARS, Seroconversion and the Rest

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...80% of people that get HIV DO have some of these symptoms. The symptoms are very similar to those of a bad flu (influenza) or infectious mononucleosis (mono). If the symptoms come in succession and last a very long period of time, you probably... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous
...of a low index of suspicion, the diagnosis is missed in as many as 75 percent of patients.3 Acute HIV infection may resemble infectious mononucleosis, influenza, severe streptococcal pharyngitis, viral hepatitis, toxoplasmosis or even secondary... Read more »

After 15 Months Just Tested POS!!!

Posted by pozsailor1, 5 Replies
...confusion, muscle spasms/aches soft stools, fatigue and floaters, but I AM going to believe my test results. Didnt want to donate blood to get a diagnosis, so i went to red cross link on net and found all of the tests that they test each blood... Read more »

Mononucleosis (Mono) = Glandular Fever

Posted by Sprite1
...which people speak (in reference to the illness people probably more likely have than ARS most of the time) actually means 'Glandular Fever'. I've only ever known it as 'Glandular Fever' and was just wondering why people use a less obvious term... Read more »