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Pcr Dna Results After Oral

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DNA/PCR/ORAL/Lymph Nodes Help me, I didn't vote for BUSH!

I'm a female in the bible belt, but I didn't vote for BUSH!. What are the chances that a 5 month ICMA and HIV DNA PCR - negative and a 6 month and 9 day oral swap - negative would turn positive later on? I have confirmed generalized lymphadenopathy,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your repeated negative HIV tests, including HIV DNA PCR, ICMA and oral fluid tests out to six months, are definitive and conclusive, despite your "steroid shot in August" and ongoing Read more »

Hiv Dna Pcr Possitive -Results (ANOTHER FALSE POSITIVE PCR TEST, 2010)

Dear DoctorThank u so much for your response.It means a lot to me during all this devastating... Read more »

please answer (RNA PCR versus DNA PCR 2009)

dear doc bob i had a risky hiv incounter from oral sex with a csw and drug abuser wich landed me... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Treatment

...light; more light means that more virus is present in the patient's blood. The other test, called the reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction or RT-PCR test (commonly called PCR), chemically multiplies the amount of viral RNA in a blood... Read more »
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...Assays 2. HIV-1 Confirmatory Antibody Assays 3. HIV-2 Antibody Screening B. Viral Identification Assays 1. DNA Polymerase Chain Reaction (DNA-PCR) 2. Plasma HIV RNA Assays III. Monitoring Tests A. Lymphocyte Analysis ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Microsporidiosis

...developed for the identification of microsporidia in clinical samples. Molecular methods (mainly Polymerase Chain Reaction, PCR) is an alternative method for the laboratory diagnosis of... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

The Evidence That HIV Causes AIDS

...communication). HIV can be detected in virtually everyone with AIDS. Recently developed sensitive testing methods, including the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and improved culture techniques, have enabled researchers to find HIV in patients... Read more »
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What about rare strain/CRF's?

Posted by john00
...ASIAN women over the past few years. The last was in September of '09. I have tested out to 36 weeks with a negative antibody, PCR-DNA, and rapid tests. Most recently PCR DNA was at 6 months, last rapid 7 months, and last antibody(two... Read more »

Hiv2 test or pcr dna

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...unable to gain weight and possible purpura markings on palm of fingers and feet. Should I take a hiv2 test to rule out hiv or a pcr dna in case I'm just not producing antibodies? Thanks. I know the 6month period is suppossed to be conclusive... Read more »

Gman yo dint answer me! please!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...butt, ichty skin, problem with my gums, swollen noes in my neck, fatigue, etc. 50 days after the exposure I had a negative DNA PCR. I was so sure i was infected. Now, Im waiting for the second ELISA, that was performed on june 16 (65 days after... Read more »

The reason not to use a PCR (WARNING)

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...There is a reason not to use a pcr rna for testing. I had an oral exposure insertive and receptive with very little cum and caugt an std. I had almost none of Read more »