What Infections Or Diseases That Influence Hiv Test Results
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Ben,There is very little concrete data on this topic. From what I've been able to uncover, taking daily Truvada should not significantly alter the window period. If you and/or your doctor have ongoing concerns, you could consider getting... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,I'll answer the second question first. No, taking medications or having a virus (not HIV) will not influence HIV test results.Next, yes, it is possible to test positive on an ELISA (antibody) test, and not be HIV-infected. We call this a... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Ben,You are indeed a studious kid. Delayed seroconversion is an extremely rare occurrence and consequently, not well studied. I agree we have no evidence that Truvada would inhibit the production of anti-HIV antibodies.Dr. Bob... Read more »
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Posted by GaryNPA, 3 RepliesI have been posting on this board in an attempt to help folks for a long time now. Person after person after person has a low risk exposure, experiences guilt and anxiety - then loses sleep and runs down their body - and then gets ill all over... Read more »
Posted by ruans, 7 RepliesI've only seen 2 cases here worthy of worry; red32 (had relation with HIV+ person, developed, candida, 15 days fever, etc...to this day has neuropathy same as his wife; and myself with a very similar simptomatology and serology (cd4/cd8).
I am... Read more »
Posted by dsakladNegative test results are no longer valid if there's another sexual contact.
Besides AIDS HIV acquired immune deficiency syndrome human immunodeficiency virus
it would be a good idea to for both sex partners to get tested together for the other
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Posted by 03182011, 2 RepliesI've been tested positive a few weeks ago though a mail in anonymous blood sample.
i've took a few weeks to figure things out and went to a clinic to do the oraquick anonymously - the test result returned negative. i've just sent the mail in again... Read more »
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