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Window Of Hiv

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Ask the Experts

Testing window for HIV/HCV coinfection

Dr. McGovern, I have tested -ve for HIV & Hep C @ 6 months via antibody testing. Is additional testing prudent or should I consider the results definitive and conclusive to rule out co-infection ?
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...only reason to test further out is when someone has developed acute hepatitis C infection as well. Then we test further out for HIV antibodies. Read more »

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... Read more »
Articles
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 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. 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, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Symptomatic Primary HIV Infection in a 49-Year-Old Man Who Has Sex With Men: Beware the Window Phase

...multi-resistant N. gonorrhoeae strain with reduced susceptibility to third-generation parenteral cephalosporins." "A rapid HIV antibody test was negative at the initial visit," the authors wrote. "We could only establish the diagnosis 14 days... Read more »
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HIV Window after having unprotected vaginal sex.

Posted by Nelson44, 1 Reply
...can explain my situation to be best of my abilities. I dated a woman for 5 months. After 8 weeks of dating we got tested for HIV and STD's and everything came out negative. She told me that her last sexual encounter prior to our was with her... Read more »

HIV2 window update?

Posted by still_have_hope, 1 Reply
...Hi I had risky encounter with someone who had confirmed HIV2 I would like to know if 1 HIV duo combo is conclusive for HIV2 after 90 days or is the window periodlonger for HIV2? 2 is Read more »

treatment to clamidia effect hiv window

Posted by mistake1, 1 Reply
...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 »