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Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Test: You can have blood test for HIV to see if positive.
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes indeed: Similar question a few days ago. Also you? With proper medical treatment and care by an expert, people with HIV can normal lifespa and pretty much nor ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
HIV: After being infected you can rapidly (within hours to days) detect the virus in the blood by pcr-rna testing . Antibody testing (usual means of testi ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
HIV is real: Hiv infection is transmitted sexually and in situations where blood is shed. Are you asking this because you do not understand how infections and vir ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Condoms: and periodic HIV and STD testing is imperative. You sexual partner should be on anti-retroviral therapy and have a current viral load., approximately ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
No: It's very easy to diagnose HIV infection. The test is simple and highly accurate.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
None: You cannot tell who is HIV positive. It's best to play it very, very safe nowadays, and drop the barrier protection only when you're in a long-term re ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jim Trione
22 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Hard to say: This question is somewhat unanswerable. Many folks on anti-retrovirals are doing well and have near normal life expectancies barring any complication ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
It is disqualifying: "Presence of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) or serologic evidence of infection (042) is disqualifying. Positive Enzyme-Linked Immunoabsorbent Assa ... Read More

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