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Neutropenia And Hiv

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Neutropenia and HIV infection

Dr.WholI had protected sex with a comercial sex worker at August 2011. I was concerned about touching outside of condom and then my penis. I went for HIV test at 6 weeks(Ab+Ag), 3 months(Ab+Ag) and 6 months(rapid test): all negative. I had...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
None. The timing is all wrong and the HIV testing you had is excellent. You do not have HIV and therefore could not transmit HIV to her. Further, HIV does not generally deplete neutrophils. It is a disease of the lymphocytes. DW... Read more »

Lymphocytosis, Neutropenia and HIV

Dear Dr. Holodniy,I have neutropenia (1.56, 27.9%) and lymphocytosis (3.41, 60.9%). Other parts of... Read more »

Neutropenia and HIV

Dear Doctor,I currently have Neutropenia and I performed oral sex on a man. What are the chances... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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Test Positive Aware Network

Ask the HIV Specialist

Bruce Rashbaum, M.D. Dear HIV Specialist, I have been HIV-positive for almost four years and recently decided to go on medication because my T-cells dropped to 334 (they're now back up to 456 with an undetectable viral load). Since... Read more »
Treatment Action Group

Guide to Hepatitis C for People Living With HIV

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Merck & Co., Inc.

Important Drug Warning: Results of Pharmacokinetic Study in Healthy Volunteers Given Victrelis (Boceprevir) and Ritonavir-Boosted HIV Protease Inhibitors May Indicate Clinically Significant Drug Interactions for Patients Coinfected With Chronic Hepatitis C and HIV

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Tested Positive

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'am a single mother of 3 children, I have always worked very hard to take care of my family. I have been in a monogamous relationship with the same man for the past seven years. Since early May I have been battling with what I thought was just... Read more »

the unlukiest

Posted by red32, 2 Replies
The unluckiest man on earth
I am 32 straight man I was very healthy before 7 months, after a short breaking with my wife, I have dated a women that I dont really know on 24 September, we had unprotected oral sex, but broken condom when vaginal... Read more »

Some Info on ARS, Seroconversion and the Rest

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
To Everyone Worried about ARS and Seroconversion

Technically ARS and seroconversion are not the same thing.

ARS = Acute Retroviral Syndrome, sometimes called Acute Viral Syndrome, or Primary Vital... Read more »

posible seroconversin tarda?

Posted by jomia, 4 Replies
Hola a todos y disculpas por la extensin en mi relato.

Hace diez meses tuve una relacin de riesgo: yo hice sexo oral sin proteccin a un travesti sin eyaculacin y me penetr analmente tambin sin proteccin.

Al cabo de dos semanas me apareci fiebre que se... Read more »