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telling a pt they are positive

How do you tell a pt he is HIV 1 IGG positive without stalling
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
...antibody test and western blot confirmatory test are positive, you tell them just that, based on these test results, they have HIV infection. Read more »

IGG2-subclass deficiency (UPDATE) (IgG SUBCLASS DEFICIENCY, 2010)

Hi Dr. Frascino,I had a blood exam which showed my overall IgG level to be quite low, but still... Read more »

IgG-2 deficiency

Hi Dr. Bob,What you do on this site is greatly appreciated.I (27 years old, male) have a question... Read more »
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...likely to be used by people who have been on treatment for a long period of time? Yes, but there's strong evidence that both HIV infection as well as specific medications are associated with the problem. In fact, an early study showed that... Read more »
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HIV Health Checklist

...test HIV-positive or when you start antiretroviral treatment. Viral load (See fact sheet 125 ): This measures how quickly HIV is multiplying. Lower results are better. The best is "undetectable," but this does not mean "zero." This test shows... Read more »
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HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

...drugs work by interrupting astep in HIV's lifecycle, thereby stopping HIV "in its tracks." The HIV Lifecycle Once HIV is in the body, it targets and infects a certain type of whiteblood cell called a CD4 cell. HIV then takes over... Read more »
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Talking With Your Children About HIV: HIV Awareness for Children

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some one with more knowledge please explain this

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 1 Reply
...enzyme activities carried by both HIV virions and envelope proteins. These Nagalase carriers were already complexed with anti-HIV immunoglobulin G (IgG) but retained Nagalase activity that is required for infectivity. Stepwise treatment of... Read more »

Strange circumstances

Posted by Impossible, 1 Reply
...myself at risk having unprotected sex with two women of unknown status for extended periods of time. I wasn't thinking about HIV in the heat of the moment(or at that time) or else I would have protected myself better with condoms. Fast forward... Read more »

all answers appreciated!!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...something has taken away from my muscles and strength. I seem to shake alot these days. Through all of this i got aware of HIV infection and have had numerous testing done. Forst at week one-ELISA- NEGATIVE! Also hepatitis negative ant week... Read more »

to: wdu

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...last post I reply one day later. I am from Singapore. The unlucky guy who seroconverted chlamydia at 17 weeks. I tested for IgG and have no symptoms at all. Can you believe it?? I also got no called ARS symptoms. I still got hope and will test... Read more »