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Could I Have Passed HIV to My Kid Through Saliva?

I am HIV undetectable for about one year now. Accidentally, I licked my finger and swiped a small scratch on my 4-year-old kid. Is there any chance that I have passed the HIV to him?

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Antibiotic's effect on syphilis test

Sir my question is: Are result of syphilis blood test such RPR are affected by antibiotics use? I am Worried , plz help

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Livomyn

Sir please I have not checked my viral load but the doctor piscribed livomym for me .. please is it good for my health

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CD4 count 534 with Viral Load Undetectable

Dear Doctor, First time here at the Body forum; I have 534 CD4 count, and undetectable Viral load. However, on my previous test of CD4 count it was 700+ and now 534, I would like to know if this kind of fluctuation is normal? Thank you very much

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B 12

Is B12 injection suitable for h I V person?

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I have 1:16 vdrl dillusion is it curable and already i took pencillion 2 month back

I have 1:16 vdrl dillusion 2 month back i took pencilion injection is it curable now or again may i check vdrl test

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Syphilis follow up results

I was treated previously( within the last year) and went for normal bloodwork again and my TITER came back 1:1. What does that mean? Also my FTA-ABS and RPR were both reactive.

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Relation between range and % of CD4

I would like to know the range of CD4 in 20- 45%.please

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10 to 12 years cd4 128 platelet count 15000 below

sir i have 10 to 12 years hiv ,i didn't start medication and now i want start this week i diagnosis dody then i found low platelet count 15000. cd4 128 ,platelet count 15000 below. what should i dow now.plz suggest me sir.