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ARS/Percentage

Posted by happyfrog, 1 Reply
If you were to come in contact HIV, What is the precentage of people that will come down wiith ARS. I dont believe i have come on contact with anything i was just being asked by a freind. Also are the rapid test approved by the USAID and WHO... Read more »

Some Info on ARS, Seroconversion and the Rest

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
To Everyone Worried about ARS and Seroconversion
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Technically ARS and seroconversion are not the same thing.

ARS = Acute Retroviral Syndrome, sometimes called Acute Viral Syndrome, or Primary Vital... Read more »

Acute seroconversion symptoms (percentages)

Posted by oi812Help, 1 Reply
What percentage experience this acute infection symptoms and at how long after exposure/infection.

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Percentage question regarding testing

Posted by Questioningone, 2 Replies
I do know that percentages don't really say anything about ones own current situation.. but I wonder if anyone do know the following (antibody test):

What percentage of infected people are thought to test positive 5 weeks after exposure?

What... Read more »

ars not sure

Posted by Anonymous
i had one time sexual relation and i used condoms but the condom did not cover the end of the base it covered more than half of the penus but not till the end of the base. what is the probability of HIV

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Symptoms Consistent with ARS...Is/Are There Such Thing/Things? (ARS SYMPTOMS, 2011)

Dear Dr. Bob,I know you have pointed out again and again that symptoms are extremely unreliable in diagnosing HIV/AIDS. Besides being a cold hard fact, it also helps to lighten up those reading this forum who are plagued by anxiety and guilt...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello.The reason to get an HIV test is potential HIV exposure, not the presence or absence of symptoms. The take-home lesson is if you've put yourself at risk for HIV, you need an HIV test. It really is just that straightforward.Regarding a... Read more »

Doctor's ARS concern sending me off deep end

Dear Dr. Holodniy,Three months ago I went to the doctor because I was feeling a bit run down and experiencing what I thought was the flu. My doctor asked me about my recent sexual activity, explaining that he wanted to consider the possibility of...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
From the information you have provided, I don't think you need to pursue any other tests. It is extremely unlikely that you have HIV infection given a negative DNA PCR and negative antibody test at 12-15 weeks after a potential exposure.MH... Read more »

re: ars, pep, seroconversion, and some emotional feedback Aug 31, 2011

hey dr.bob thank you for the great response. i'll definitely follow your advice and expect a follow from me as well....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi, Alex.Thanks for your thanks. I'll look forward to your follow-up report.Good luck.Dr. Bobars, pep, seroconversion, and some emotional feedback Aug 31, 2011hey dr.bob please excuse the lack of capital letters, ill try to make my spelling... Read more »

ars, pep, seroconversion, and some emotional feedback

hey dr.bob please excuse the lack of capital letters, ill try to make my spelling and grammar as decent as i can though.firstly i have to say you run an amazing web resource with thebody.com and im really grateful to you for being such a strong...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello, Alex from Toronto.I'll make a few brief comments on your story and try to respond to the various questions and concerns you raised in your lengthy post. I'm shocked that a nurse in an emergency room on Toronto wouldn't know... Read more »
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