Will A Normal Blood Test Show Hiv

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scared im infected do normal blood test show hiv results

a year ago i sleeped with a guy who i now suspect has hiv, after about 4 months i notice dark blemishes around my genitals and they have been spreading.My doctor told me i had trush, but i'd had trush befor and this was'nt it , the cream my doctor...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
...someone who specializes in women's health called a gynecologist for another examination. Yeast infections do not mean you have HIV. Women with and without HIV get yeast infections in the genital areas at about equal frequency. Thrush, on the... Read more »

Normal blood tests.

I am worried that i may have been put in risk of the hiv/aids virus. However recently i had to have... Read more »

Can HIV positive people have normal lab tests?

If a person were to be HIV positive would it be possible to have normal physicals and normal labs... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...to HIV, talk to your health care provider about getting tested for HIV. Testing for Acute HIV Infection The normalHIVblood test will come back negative for someone who was infected very recently. The test looks for antibodies produced by... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...usually available within two weeks. In the US, call the National AIDS Hotline, (800) 342-2437. The most common HIV test is a blood test. Newer tests can detect HIV antibodies in mouth fluid (not the same as saliva), a scraping from inside the... Read more »
The Body

HIV Testing 101

...activity Anal Sex (In general) Anal Sex (Insertive) Anal Sex (Receptive) Anal/Vaginal Intercouse (Unprotected) Bestiality Blood Testing Docking Fingering Fisting Frottage or Rubbing Kissing Lap Dancing Male vs. Female Transmission ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...(WB) result is unclear. The entire HIV test must be repeated with a new blood sample, usually several weeks after the first blood test. Indeterminate results usually occur if the test is performed just as the person begins to seroconvert. ... Read more »
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Questions about my test results!

Posted by Worried12, 2 Replies
...WOOOOOOOOOHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO NEGATIVE! Now, does a normalblood test do HIV-2 also? And I have been applying Hydrocortizone to a rash, could that have interfered? Can I safely WOO HOO? Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...if u are infected with hiv does this show up in wbc counts? and does a normalblood test ever suggest a hiv test should be taken>? Read more »

Symptoms and chances?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...local GUM clinic is not open until next week so cannot get tested just yet however I was thinking if I were to get a normalblood test would the HIV cells show up during the test or would the analyst have to be specifically looking for them? Read more »

thorough blood test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...bladder infection. He prescribed me some antibiotics, but upon my persistence and anxiety, he agreed to do a complete and thorough blood test. I was called back a few weeks later saying that my levels of bilirubin (from liver) were a little... Read more »
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