Reaction To Hiv

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HIV reaction

While pregnant, 18 weeks, did IFA and Western blot tests - both positive. CPR results show CD4 - 593, CD8 - 715. ALL my sexual partners (3) have negative results. How can I be +? My doctor says, she had cases when such results showed a specific...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

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...your tests-- while pregnancy can occasionally give a false positive immunity test (like Monospot), a positive ELISA (IFA) and HIV Western blot are very rarely wrong. Indeed, if you're pregnant, I want to confirm these findings with a second... Read more »

adverse reaction to HIV meds

On 2-5-03 the doctor I was working with stuck me with an HIV+ needle. The doctors I was sent to... Read more »

I think I have HIV due to insect bite reactions

HiI visited Thailand over 4 weeks ago. I had sex and mostly used a condom but one time I inserted... Read more »
Articles
The Body

Word on the Street: U.S. HIV/AIDS Community Reaction to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

... U.S. HIV/AIDS Community Reaction to the National HIV/AIDS Strategy On July 13, U.S. government officials formally unveiled the country's Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Blood Test Stops Dangerous Reaction in HIV Patients

...the cause of the reaction. Now they have developed a test to see which patients have this gene. The researchers enlisted 2,000 HIV patients at 265 worldwide clinics for the study. Half were screened for the gene; those who had it were put on... Read more »
The Body PRO

The 4th International Workshop on Adverse Drug Reactions and Lipodystrophy in HIV

... The Body Covers: The 4th International Workshop on Adverse Drug Reactions and Lipodystrophy in HIV San Diego, California September 22-25, 2002 Overview of the 4th International Workshop on Adverse Drug Read more »
The Body PRO

The 3rd International Workshop on Adverse Drug Reactions and Lipodystrophy in HIV

... The Body Covers: The 3rd International Workshop on Adverse Drug Reactions and Lipodystrophy in HIV Athenaeum Inter-Continental, Athens, Greece October 23-26, 2001 The Body's Conference Summaries Other Reports and... Read more »