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What Increases Length Of Window Period

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Can Oral sex increase window period?

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Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Can oral sex increase the window period? No, of course not. If it did most gay men in San Francisco would have window periods as long as the last ice Read more »

3 month Window Period or Six Month Window Period (WINDOW PERIOD, 6 WEEKS v 3MONTHS v 6 MONTHS)

Dr. Bob,Thank you for not only responding to me but for responding to all of us with concerns. ... Read more »

antihistamines and window period

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...and what precautions you might take to prevent transmission to other people. Regardless of the result, testing tends to increase your commitment to overall good health habits. If you test positive, you can learn more about HIV and be... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

...cycles. Birth control pills interact with many HIV drugs. Some interactions can cause the birth control pill to stop working and increase your risk for pregnancy. Others can cause decreased levels of HIV drugs and put you at risk for rising... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Genital herpes Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) Although little conclusive research is available on HIV and menstruation, many HIV+ women report abnormal menstrual periods. Somehave excessive bleeding while others stop... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...infected with HIV, it usually takes from three weeks to two months for your immune system to produce HIV antibodies. During this "window period" you can test negative for HIV even if you are infected. If you think you were exposed to HIV, you... Read more »
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Info about the 3 month window period

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Therefore, it is now recommended that after exposure, the re-test should be at three months, rather than six months. This change will increase the likelihood for earlier treatment to begin. Please see the below DOH memorandum for complete... Read more »

Window Period!

Posted by Anonymous
...early infection through PCR testing have contributed greatly to our understanding of the window period and have provided increased confidence that virtually all cases of HIV infection can be detected by three months. What is the best time... Read more »

Window Guidelines

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...monitor early infection through PCR testing have contributed greatly to our understanding of the window period and have provided increased confidence that virtually all cases of HIV infection can be detected by three months. What is the best time... Read more »

Text of NY Dept of Health - window

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Therefore, it is now recommended that after exposure, the re-test should be at three months, rather than six months. This change will increase the likelihood for earlier treatment to begin. Please see the below DOH memorandum for complete... Read more »