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Rare Cases Of Hiv

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The extremely rare cases??? (HIV testing)

In this site, From Dr. Dezube saying, "Basically, if you test negative at 6 months, then you are HIV-negative. The only way for you to become positive, as far as I know, is to be exposed to the HIV virus once again. So relax, and continue to...
Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

Response from Cade Fields-Gardner M.S., R.D.

The Cutting Edge
...very difficult to say anything is 100% sure. From the current understanding of HIV, it is unlikely that an even extremely rare case exists with any certainty. Also, there is a difference between HIV infection and AIDS that should be clearly... Read more »

Would I not be in the special cases of AIDS?

Dear doctor,I am in desperate because I heard the special cases of AIDS.I am just single normal... Read more »

Would I not be in the special cases of AIDS?

Dear doctor,Please answer this ASAP.I am in desperate because I heard the special cases of AIDS.A... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Researchers Document Rare Case of Second HIV Infection With Different Strain

...once. A similar Boston case was reported by Dr. Bruce D. Walker at the Barcelona AIDS conference; last month a report on two cases in injection-drug users in Thailand was published. According to an editorial by Walker and Dr. Philip J.R. Goulder... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Researchers Still Divided Over Significance of New York City Case of Rare, Drug-Resistant HIV Strain

...of the testing conducted thus far, according to the Washington Post ( Washington Post , 2/25). Reaction "These kinds of cases have been reported before," Martin Delaney, founder of San Francisco's Project Inform , said, adding, "A lot of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Cases Increasing Among Young MSM in New York City Despite Drop in Overall New Cases, New York Times Reports

... The number of new HIV cases among men younger than age 30 who have sex with men in New York City has increased since 2003 despite a decrease in the number Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New HIV Cases Increasing in Czech Republic; Most Cases Reported Among Men

... The number of new HIV cases in the Czech Republic reached 147 in 2008, up from 122 in 2007, Miroslav Hlavaty -- head of the House of Light, an organization Read more »
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Unusual case. Ongoing Low CD4 - HIV possible?

Posted by Tryin2BRational, 4 Replies
...something out. I took a flow cytometry test (look for cancer?) and will get results on Wed. I hope you would agree that my case is a little unusual, at least in terms of my cd4 counts. Its hard for me not to think that the CD4 results, may be... Read more »

New York draws fire over case of drug-resistantHIV

Posted by Anonymous
...Francisco. But others questioned whether the information released about the virus justified the public announcement. Similar cases have been reported before, critics say, but have not led to epidemics. In 2003, for example, researchers in... Read more »

Documented Cases of HIV thru Oral Sex on Woman

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Are there any reported and documented cases of getting HIV thru performing oral sex on a woman ? Thanks. Read more »

Bilingual HIV Prevention Case Manager Seattle

Posted by Anonymous
...Lifelong AIDS Alliance Bilingual HIV Prevention Case Manager Description: The Prevention Case Manager is responsible for the provision of prevention case management services Read more »