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Window Of Hiv

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similar window for HIV-1 non-b subtypes?

Is a 12-week window period sufficient to detect non-group B HIV-1 infection? I had a possible blood to blood risk in Thailand, where the predominant sub type is E....
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
With the newer generation assays, the window period remains the same for all subtypes/strains (test at three or more months after exposures).See my response to <a... Read more »

Testing window for HIV/HCV coinfection

Dr. McGovern, I have tested -ve for HIV & Hep C @ 6 months via antibody testing. Is additional... Read more »

Ultra-Sensitive RNA, GMHC Window, HIV II

Dear Dr. Holodniy,Thank you for considering the questions of those that are worried about possible... Read more »
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U.S. National Institutes of Health

NIH-Funded Study Defines Treatment Window for HIV-Positive Children Infected at Birth

HIV-positive children older than 1 year who were treated after showing moderate HIV-related symptoms did not experience greater cognitive or behavior problems compared to peers treated when signs of their infection were still mild, according to a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pregnancy as a Window of Opportunity for HIV Prevention: Effects of an HIV Intervention Delivered Within Prenatal Care

The study team set out to determine if "an HIV prevention program bundled with group prenatal care reduced sexually transmitted infection (STI) incidence, repeat pregnancy, sexual risk behavior and psychosocial risks." At two prenatal clinics, the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pakistan's "Window of Opportunity" to Prevent HIV

Pakistan has a "window of opportunity" to prevent the rapid spread of HIV among vulnerable groups, the World Bank said as a bank-sponsored conference on HIV/AIDS in South Asia gets underway in Sri Lanka. UNAIDS estimates show 0.1 percent of the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Asian Leaders Have "Window of Opportunity" to Avert HIV/AIDS Crisis, Report Says

Asian leaders can avert an HIV/AIDS crisis if they act quickly to break social taboos, attack stigma, encourage prevention programs and provide access to treatment and support systems for HIV-positive people, according to an Asia Pacific Leadership... Read more »
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Window for Hepatitis and Hiv and more

Posted by Anonymous
Yes, Window in sweden is up to six month but more likely 2 month. This virus can take some times to develop and you are using other tests than Antibodys. Hepatitis is a liver infection so you will have the virus there AND HIV virus is spread in the... Read more »

Anti boitics- affect on the Window period-Hiv!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone know if the use of an anti biotic medicine will affect the window period after a possible exposure to Hiv! would it prolong the period for seroconversion to take place or or speed up the process of your body to generate anti bodies... Read more »

who appovred window period for hiv

Posted by nomoreworry4me
cdc or fda appoved window period . dont they really have to make sure they know what they are talking about before telling people about window period to cover lawsults Read more »

treatment to clamidia effect hiv window

Posted by mistake1, 1 Reply
My question is say the hospital had treated someone for clamidia, which is antiboitics of doxycline and a shot of peniciline would this prolong the hiv window period . thankyou Read more »