When Will People Infected With Hiv Show The Presence Of Antibodies
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Presence of Binding Antibodies in Genital Secretions of High-Risk, HIV-Uninfected Women Offers Possible Explanation of "HIV Immunity" EnigmaThere's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. It is these women and men who are transforming HIV treatment and care. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV... Read more »
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University of North Carolina - Chapel HillYou had no risk for HIV infection that I can see here. You used a condom.HIV antibodies are detected about 12 weeks after exposure that led to infection. The rash associated with acute infection could develop before 12 weeks. In my opinion, you have... Read more »
New York University, School of MedicineAll great questions. Yes there is sometimes a low level of DNA after a resolved HBV infection, but not usually if it resolves in the first 6 months of it. If you are core antibody positive you should be protected from HBV and dont need vaccine. Some... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Symptoms associated with seroconversion and the production of detectable levels of detectable anti-HIV antibodies generally occur around the same time. Regarding your situation:1.Protected sex is protected, assuming the latex condom was used... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi, there:Since you had underwear on for this incident I would not be concerned. HIV needs direct access to the bloodstream for an infection to occur. Direct access to the bloodstream most often happens during unprotected penetrative sex and... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyPRESENCE OF ANTIBODIES MEANS IMMUNITY
Usually, if you test positive for antibodies that means that your immune system has effectively fought off a pathogen and you now have immunity. But with the HIV test, the logic is reversed. Instead of meaning... Read more »
Posted by raymond, 1 Replybecause our bodies are not good at detecting it because the virus does not act like any other. most viruses consist of a protein coat and rna strain. the virus lands the protein coat injects the rna into the cells where the rna sstarts reproducing... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesWill a person always have antibodies present? Will they ever lose them years done the road?
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Posted by chris8178, 2 RepliesCould you tell me is it possilble to have hiv with out having antibodies produced post 6 months?
I had unprotected anal sex about 7 months ago and been having some major health (oral) issues.
I have seen a lot of doctors; 3 ents; 2 general docs; 1... Read more »
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