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When Do Seroconversion Symptoms Occur

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one liner on ARS symptoms & SEROCONVERSION

Hello Doc,Do ARS symptoms and seroconversion occur together or does seroconversion follow ARS symptoms ?Merci....
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
It can be together, or serocoversion can follow.... Read more »

Early Symptoms of Seroconversion

Dear Dr. Holodniy,Thank you for all of the help you have provided in this forum. I have been... Read more »

Seroconversion: symptoms?

Dr B, Seroconversion: does it entail symptoms like the ARS does? Fever etc. will occur as symptoms... Read more »
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Four of the six oral presentations in the "Treatment is prevention: the proof is here" session reported on the results from HPTN 052. 1 This study had been unblinded four years earlier than planned due to a review by the data and safety monitoring... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Factors Associated With HIV Seroconversion in Gay Men in England at the Start of the 21st Century

In order to "detect and quantify current risk factors for HIV seroconversion among gay men seeking repeat tests at sexual health clinics," the authors conducted an unmatched case control study in London, Brighton, and Manchester. The authors... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Survival From HIV-1 Seroconversion in Southern Africa: A Retrospective Cohort Study in Nearly 2,000 Gold-Miners Over 10 Years of Follow-Up

Viktor von Wyl and colleagues 1 looked at the Swiss Cohort to examine the emergence of antiretroviral resistance after patients began their first antiretroviral regimen that included either a non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI)... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Aging With HIV

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Floaters - Why Do They Occur?

Posted by Anonymous
I was really scared when I noticed floaters. On second thought, I would agree that they are hardly indicative of HIV infection. First of all, I asked many people whether they see floaters. The majority of them do! Also, before my exposure, I... Read more »

can conversion occur at 8 weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
read that most conversion symptoms occur 2 - 4 weeks after exposure. im now at 8 weeks after
an unprotected anal, anonymous encouter with another man.
can swollen glands, extreme sleepiness and temp occur this late? my temp is running 99.9.
is that... Read more »

Seroconversion

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
How soon after exposure could seroconversion occur?
My exposure was Thursday morning. Could I be experiencing seroconversion already, only 5 days later?
My glands on one side of my face hurt and are swollen, no fever, sore ear.
Can anyone advise me? ... Read more »

Seroconversion question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I just have one question. I was tested at the three month window after an encounter and it turned up negative. Before this time, I had some of the symptoms, light rash, headache, flu-like. However, after the test (about a month) I had some... Read more »