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how long does it take hiv-aids to appear as symptoms in a person's body?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
AIDS HOW LONG/HIV IN: It varies from person to person.It can take months to years to apppear.50% of people infected with HIV will develop aids within next 10 years, but it is very variable these days once there is positive HIV test, there are suppressive antibiotics can be prescribed to prevent onset of full blown aids fda has just approved a drug(truvada) to prevent aids in sex partners of HIV patients.
Answered on Jan 12, 2018
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