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seropositive to hiv

what is the difference between a serpositive and a positive hiv patient...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Seropositive means antibody positive. They are the same thing.... Read more »

What is seropositive?

positive partners and the occurrances of becoming "seropositive". I am negative and my... Read more »

Seropositive couple

Hello,My friend want have a baby with seropositive and she is seropositive herself. viral load... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Mental Health in HIV Seronegative and Seropositive IDUs in South Florida

"Injecting drugs are a primary vector for HIV transmission," and approximately one-third of HIV-infected people in the United States have a history of injection drug use, according to the study authors. In South Florida, urban injection drug users... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexual and Reproductive Life of Women Informed of Their HIV Seropositivity: A Prospective Cohort Study in Burkina Faso

Of the 16,000 new HIV infections that occur every day in the world, 1,600 affect children, chiefly in Africa. Almost all these children acquire HIV infection from their mothers. Treatment of mother alone or mother and child with antiretrovirals and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Using Economic Threshold Analysis to Determine the Intensity of HIV Prevention Services for HIV-Seropositive Persons

Previous studies of the effectiveness of HIV prevention interventions for HIV-positive persons have looked at interventions with varying intensity, from single sessions to those offered twice-weekly for six months. This raises issues concerning... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

High Prevalence of Childhood Emotional, Physical and Sexual Trauma Among a Canadian Cohort of HIV-Seropositive Illicit Drug Users

More resources are needed to respond to the long-term effects of childhood maltreatment upon injection drug users (IDU) who are HIV-positive, according to the current study. The authors examined the prevalence and correlates of antecedent emotional,... Read more »
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HIV Seroconversion in HCWs (Health Care Workers)

Data on the timing and clinical characteristics of seroconversion in HIV-exposed HCWs are
limited by the infrequency of infection following occupational... Read more »

Don't like posting this stuff-but I found it

Posted by DUDE, 1 Reply
HIV Seroconversion in HCWs (Health Care Workers)

Data on the timing and clinical characteristics of seroconversion in HIV-exposed HCWs are
limited by the infrequency of infection following occupational exposure, variations in
postexposure testing... Read more »

window period

Posted by shadesofgrey, 3 Replies
there has been so much info going on this board about hiv seroconversion and people get confused from info on different sites on the web. dr. bob does a nice job of explaing this i found this an interesting answer from dr. bob on this site.... Read more »

France Window Period

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
This is information from France!

The tests ELISA and Blot Western These tests seek the antibodies which appear 3 to 6 weeks after the contamination and definitively remain positive. In rare cases, they are positivent more tardily, but if, 3 months... Read more »