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What Generation Of HIV Test Does The Military Use

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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Please help, freaking out still....

Hi Doctor,(My original post is pasted below...can you read it along with my new post so that you have all my information?)I have gotten an update from my fertility clinic saying that my Elisa came back Positive again and they are waiting for the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TEST, 2010) Aug 4, 2010I have read several articles on thebody.com about women testing positive on the elisa test for HIV but an indeterminal western blot. my sister in law is going through this right now and is... Read more »

Am I Infected?

Hi Dr. Frascino,I just had an HIV test done last month and have received a positive EIA and an indeterminate Western Blot test. 2 years ago I had an affair with a co-worker and we used protection both times we had sex. I had an HIV test done 9...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TEST, 2010) Aug 4, 2010I have read several articles on thebody.com about women testing positive on the elisa test for HIV but an indeterminal western blot. my sister in law is going through this right now and is... Read more »

Update 3 lives in danger

Hi Dr. Bob How are you? Sorry to be writing again and I'll try and be brief. I saw an Infectious Disease Specialist who ran a CD4 test on me. The results were CD4 of 1318, a CD4% of 46% and she said the CD4/CD8 ratio was normal. A CBC also...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...can't go on living like this and really need your help. Thank you so much.Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,You've had 27 negative HIV tests including an undetectable PCR DNA and 7 undetectable NATs!!! Wow, are you trying to get into the Guinness... Read more »

Tired and scared military bound individual.

I don't mean to add literature to something that may be thoroughly covered already but after much reading I am still feeling stuck. It has been 32 days since I put my drunken self in a bad position...(well that made me smile for the first time...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Military Bound Guy,It's difficult for me to assess your specific risk, as you did not provide details of your drunken bad position/situation. Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Indian Ministry of Defense Encourages Wives of Military Personnel to Take HIV Prevention Measures

... India's Ministry of Defence has launched a campaign to encourage the wives of military personnel to protect themselves against HIV/AIDS following the "rapid spread" of the disease through the country's military, the Financial Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

... What Is HIV Testing? How Do I Get Tested? Who Should Get Tested? When Should I Get Tested? Do Any Tests Work Sooner After Infection? Read more »
The Well Project

Did You Just Test HIV Positive?

...and Support It's Better to Know HIV and Women Make a New Start Useful Info Sheets for Newly Diagnosed Getting an HIV diagnosis can feel like the worst news in the world. It is common to feel anger, fear, confusion, shock, depression,... Read more »
UNAIDS and UNDP

Launch of the Global Commission on HIV and the Law: "Addressing Punitive Laws and Human Rights Violations Blocking Effective AIDS Responses"

...like punitive laws and human rights violations will need to be overcome. UNDP Administrator Helen Clark believes that the next generation of HIV responses must focus on improving legal, regulatory, and social environments to advance human rights... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...to possess both sensitivity (to detect infection) and specificity (to detect noninfection). In the United States, screening tests for HIV must be licensed by the FDA, regardless of whether they are used for screening blood, diagnosis, or... Read more »

time line

Posted by Anonymous
...be kept private?" asks Cleve Jones. Others question the benefit of getting tested when no treatment was available. "When the HIV test came out, my partner and I debated what to do," recalls Dr. Chris Beyrer, director of the Johns Hopkins Fogarty... Read more »

hiv sites for military?

Posted by 21157, 4 Replies
...is there any hiv military people here? Read more »

marine encounter

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I have to start by writing that it has been so reassuring to read other postings. When you are waiting for hiv test results it feels like you're on a little island alone, or orbiting the planet, it is comforting to know it is a shared experience! Read more »