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Washington University, St. Louis School of MedicinePlease see my other responses dealing with thrush. If you have not had any potential HIV exposures in the interim from the time you first got tested, I would not get another test for HIV. You have had testing for six months including looking for... Read more »
Grady Health SystemThere are numerous reasons why a person may present with thrush (candidiasis), including but not limited to HIV/AIDS, uncontrolled diabetes, use of asthma inhalers, use of systemic corticosteroids such as prednisone, etc. In a more broad sense,... Read more »
University of Massachusetts, Medical SchoolNo one symptom or sign reliably distinguishes HIV-infected from HIV-uninfected infants. While we certainly do see thrush in HIV-infected babies, it is also commonly seen in uninfected babies. The diagnosis of HIV infection can only be made through... Read more »
Grady Health SystemA white to yellowish coating on the back 2/3 of the tongue, does not necessarily mean you have thrush (candidiasis). Just because you have AIDS and have recently been on an antibiotic does not necessarily mean that you have candidiasis. If there are... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymousi was wondering why im getting thrush with t cells 784 and viral load is undectable?
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesIf someone had reacurring thrush 4 months,could that mean the body is so immune supressed that a 3 month test could give a false neg.Thrush has been diagnosid by a Doctor,im really scared,also have other symptoms.
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Posted by Anonymous, 5 RepliesHello,
I have tested negative for HIV twice in the last 6 months but am not sure if the tests were accurate as I continue to have oral thrush. I know it's thrush because I keep scraping it off and it grows right back, also it looks like all the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI was tested for HIV 2yrs After last possible exposure, I tested because I had burning tongue and my Doctor told me I had Candidisis (Thrush) I took the test and it came back Negative. I was tested for other things as well and I came back with NO... Read more »
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