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Primary Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

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Donation PROMISED--monospot reliable indicator of mono?

...Links Comment in: Am J Med. 2001 Aug 15;111(3):237-8. Positive Epstein-Barr virus heterophile antibody tests in patients with primary human immunodeficiency virus infection.Vidrih JA, Walensky RP, Sax PE, Freedberg KA.Department of Medicine,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...something to consider. Also, definitely get a box of condoms for your hot wheels, as well as your love shack! Your worries (and HIV) are easily preventable.Thank you for your donation ( ). Your gift will touch many... Read more »

HIV + Couple (POZ with POZ)

My partner and I have been together for 7 years and are monogomous. I got HIV from him and he... Read more »

Same strain of Hiv.Is reinfection possible

If my hiv+ partner infected me does this mean that we have the same strain of the virus and if so... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Intersubtype Human Immunodeficiency Virus Type 1 Superinfection Following Seroconversion to Primary Infection in Two Injection Drug Users

...a prospective cohort study in Bangkok, Thailand. In both cases, the second infection (called "superinfection" as opposed to primary infection) was detected several weeks after the individuals had developed a strong antiviral response to the... Read more »
International Association of Physicians in AIDS Care

Looking into the Future of HIV Therapy

...Arch Intern Med 1988;148:945-949. Kinloch-de Loes S, Hirschel BJ, Hoen B, et al. A controlled trial of zidovudine in primary human immunodeficiency virus infection. N Engl J Med 1995;333:408-413. Danner SA, Carr A, Leonard JM, et... Read more »
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Acute HIV Infection: A Unique Opportunity to Intervene

...unique opportunity to intervene. Footnote Kinloch-de Los S, Hirschel BJ, Hoen B, et al. A controlled trial of zidovudine in primary human immunodeficiency virus infection . N Engl J Med. August 17, 1995;333(7):408-413. Previous Summary ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Revised Recommendations for HIV Testing of Adults, Adolescents, and Pregnant Women in Health-Care Settings . Weintrob AC, Giner J, Menezes P, et al. Infrequent diagnosis of primary human immunodeficiency virus infection: missed opportunities in acute care settings. Arch Intern Med ... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
If there is ARS i have a question. When would the rashes apear. During Serconversion or rashes can appear months after?? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...handout on acute HIV syndrome, written by the authors of this article, is provided on page 545. The diagnosis of acute human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) syndrome requires a high index of suspicion and proper laboratory testing. Patients... Read more »

algun experto o con experiencia plis, no encuentro

Posted by samba, 3 Replies
...solo una amigdalitis con un poco de pus en las amigdals la semana antes de esto. Otra pregunta es si se tiene una infeccion primaria, los sntomas salen todos a la ves, son consiguientes o una semana se tiene un sintoma y otra otro sintoma. Por... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous
...Blot in uninfected blood donors. AIDS. 1993;7:655-8. ?Alloimmune mice...were shown to make antibodies against gp120 and p24 of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), and mice of [two] autoimmune strains...made antibodies against gp120. This is... Read more »