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Who Is Hiv Vaccine Is Tested On Payed

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

... ELISA Western Blot (WB) Assay Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA) Window Period Interpretation of Test Results Accuracy of Antibody Tests Anonymous HIV Testing Confidential HIV Testing HIV Name-Based Reporting Partner Notification Orasure Test for HIV Rapid Tests for HIV Home HIV Antibody Tests Urine Test for HIV RNA...
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HPV Vaccine- Should I use it and will my insurance pay?

Does anyone know what this means for those of us who are (WAY)over 26, as relates to having insurance pay for it? I assume that would be considered "off label"--- Would most insurances pay for it, if it hasn't yet technically been demonstrated to...
Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Response from Nelson Vergel, B.S.Ch.E., M.B.A.

Program for Wellness Restoration
...total cost for the 3 shots is close to $400. You can get it at your doctor's office. I would love to have access to genotype testing to find out if I really would be wasting my money if I were to decide to get the shots.Jeff Taylor, one of my HIV... Read more »

Pregant with a positive elisa test with undeterminal wester blot??? (PREGNANCY AND INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TEST, 2010)

I have read several articles on thebody.com about women testing positive on the elisa test for HIV but an indeterminal western blot. my sister in law is going through this right now and is freaking out. she has been with my brother for 1 1/2 and he...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...liver disease, injection drug use, multiple sclerosis, parity or recent immunization.4. Infection with O strain or HIV-2.5. HIV vaccine recipients.6. Technical or clerical error.The most important factor in evaluating indeterminate Western Blot... Read more »

Indeterminate wb (PREGNANCY AND INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TEST, 2010)

My wife and I just started an IVF cycle in feb of this year. We were both tested for stds and hiv and both tested negative. The first live ivf cycle failed and in April we transferred two of our frozen. The embryos are ours (my sperm, her eggs).We...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...liver disease, injection drug use, multiple sclerosis, parity or recent immunization.4. Infection with O strain or HIV-2.5. HIV vaccine recipients.6. Technical or clerical error.The most important factor in evaluating indeterminate Western Blot... Read more »

Could Hep A&B Vaccination Cause False Negative HIV Antibody Test?

Dear Dr. Frascino, I'd like to say I've been through a whole lot of sites and I can say without a doubt that you are the best and most dedicated out there. I've also read most of the posts on this site and am shocked at the volume of e-mails you...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...rolled-up Ben Franklin!) The health care worker guidelines for occupational exposure to coinfected patients suggest HIV-antibody testing at baseline, six weeks and twelve weeks after exposure. There is a caveat, however: If, and I must stress... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Doctors Advocate HIV Tests for All; Insurers Urged to Pay for Screening

...College of Physicians and the HIV Medicine Association made an urgent call for national AIDS policy reform, including universal testing for everyone who does not opt out. Dr. Michael S. Saag, director of the University of Alabama-Birmingham's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. Medicare May Pay for HIV Testing

...proposal released on Sept. 9, Medicare, the government health insurance program for the elderly and disabled, would pay for HIV testing for its enrollees. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) said it has sufficient evidence to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California Bill Would Require Insurers to Pay for HIV Tests if Signed By Gov. Schwarzenegger

...has ever received an HIV test. Some supporters of the bill, by Assembly member Paul Krekorian (D), said that the lack of HIV testing sites puts more people at risk of HIV infection. In a statement, Krekorian said that the "important bill creates... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

California Gov. Schwarzenegger Signs Bill Requiring Insurers to Pay for HIV Testing

...on Tuesday signed a bill ( AB 1894 ) into law that requires health care plans operating in the state to pay for routine HIV testing, the Los Angeles Times reports (Rau/McGreevy, Los Angeles Times , 10/1). According to the California Office... Read more »
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Viral load test cost

Posted by Bensf, 1 Reply
...I've been HIV+ for 10 years, not on meds and have been part of a study that pays for my CD4 and viral load tests. The study is ending and I am covered by Anthem Blue Cross- California with a high deductible, Read more »

Hiv Dna By Pcr

Posted by shadow1234567, 1 Reply
...can live life to Britney Fullest world. Cause I have taken lease 31 hiv tests from eia imca and western blot and rna and naat testing and dna . all NEGATIVE WOO HOO NOW I'M GOING TOO GET MARRIED TO MY GIRL WITHIN TWO MONTHS GET HER KNOCK UP AND... Read more »

this is crazy

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...the doctors office. i pay my money have no insurance want test done they say just relax . why do i just have to relax. if i am paying the money for my office visit have know insurance will pay for my lab test why can't I HAVE HCV RNA HIV RNA ?... Read more »

testing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
How long does it take for them to test HIV ? why do they say 1-2 weeks ? mine was ready in one week and im jw if something did come up say a day you got your blood work would they call you and leave a msg if you werent home ? and say you were on... Read more »