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What Are Causes Of Delayed Seroconversion

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does hyperglycemia cause delayed seroconversion

I was wondering if hyperglycemia would cause a delayed seroconversion. I swear I searched the site and couldn't find an answer to this question so I will be brief. My possible exposure was brief unprotected receptive vaginal (when I say brief I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi.Hyperglycemia does not delay HIV seroconversion. It has no effect on specific antibody production, HIV test validity or duration of the seroconversion window.Dr. Bob... Read more »

B Complex Deficiency Cause Delayed Seroconversion?

Hello Dr. Bob, I pray you answer my question as I have been on edge for some months now. I have... Read more »

Vitamin B Complex cause delay hiv seroconversion?

Hi, I have a question. My possible exposure was I licked the top of a male friend's penis that... Read more »
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psoriasis? delayed seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous
does anyone know if the autoimmune disease psoriasis would cause delayed seroconversion? just got tested and now this is eating away at me. responses/feedback would be greatly appreciated. thanks

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DELAYED SEROCONVERSION

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
JOHN HOPKINS SITE SAID THAT CHRONIC HEP C CAN CAUSE DELAYED SEROCONVERSION SO IF THAT PERSON HAS BOTH BECAUSE OF HIV HE WOULD BE MORE LIKELY
TO GIVE YOU HEP C SO IF YOUR BODY IS FIGHTING TWO INFECTION HOW COULD IT NOT BE DELAYED? SOMEBODY HAS TO HAVE... Read more »

7 month negative or delayed seroconversion?

Posted by chetan, 1 Reply
I had unprotected anal sex on Jan 15th 2013, I tested negative on Vidas (HIV I, II and p24 antigen) on 27th Feb 2013, negative on ELISA on 17th April and negative again on Vidas on 27th August. No sexual activity after that.

From last two months I... Read more »

delayed seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Two questions:
1. Can being very active (going to the gym 5 days a week, playing sports) delay seroconversion past 6 months? Are there any factors that can delay seroconversion?

2. I have read that HIV can cause very long and severe genital herpes... Read more »