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How long does it take HIV to turn into aids?

How long does it take HIV to turn into aids?

About 10 years: In the days before we had effective treatment, the average time from infection to aids was 10 years. Many people progressed faster, and many slower. Now that we have good treatment, no one is supposed to develop aids, because treatment should be started long before you reach that stage. ...Read more

Dr. Martin Raff
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Aids (Definition)

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome, or AIDS, is the final stage of HIV, which causes intense damage to the immune system. It is associated with a low CD4 lymphocytes count and clinical signs of immune dysfunction. Specifically, AIDS begins when the CD4 cell ...Read more


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How long does it take HIV to turn into aids?

How long does it take HIV to turn into aids?

Varies: Everyone is different. Sometimes it happens withing a year or two and in other cases it takes many years. However, if you get on proper medications once you have an HIV diagnosis, there is a good chance of never developing full blown AIDS. ...Read more

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How can someone die when they get HIV then aids?

How can someone die when they get HIV then aids?

AIDS related death: If untreated, HIV slowly decimates the immune system leaving the individual susceptible to infections and cancers usually held in check by the immune system such as pneumocystis, mycobacterial diseases, lymphomas, accelerated cancers (eg: lung, cervical cancer, head and neck cancer), endemic fungal infections, and chronic wasting. All of these can be averted by haart (that means taking the meds!). ...Read more

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How long does it take for HIV to turn into full aids? And how long does it take to identify HIV and can blood test detect them both?

How long does it take for HIV to turn into full aids? And how long does it take to identify HIV and can blood test detect them both?

Blood test : Hiv disease and aids are considering same disease cause by HIV virus. It can be diagnose with blood test. Aids is advanced disease where certain infection , malignancy and lab criteria make the diagnosis of aids. Treatment is essential for both stage. ...Read more

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After how many months does HIV turns into aids?And aids can be cured?

Years; No: Hiv infection has historically progressed to full-blown aids in 5-20 years. Hiv infection cannot be cured, but its progression can be arrested with medications. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will it take to get my braces done?

Can someone tell me how long will it take to get my braces done?

Average time: According to AAO, average time in Rx for growing Tweens/Teens is about 18 months. Adults take a little longer. Know, however that no two people/malocclusions are alike. Rx can take 6 to 36 months. See a qualified Orthodontic Specialist for an answer to your particular problem set. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will the healing take from taking out four wisdom teeth?

Can someone tell me how long will the healing take from taking out four wisdom teeth?

Initial 2 days: Initial recovery is 2 days, 4 if you have extensive swelling. Ice is very helpful the first 24 hours. Sutures usually removed or gone in 1 week. The extraction site will fill in and remodel over time. The hole will turn into a depression and finally become a smooth ridge taking 6 months. The late healing will be unnoticeable to you except it will trap food less and less. ...Read more

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How long does it take for herpes to show up? Can i die from it eventually?

How long does it take for herpes to show up? Can i die from it eventually?

Herpes: 90% of those infected with herpes never get a sore. So it can be forever. But, the blood test for herpes should turn positive three to six months after exposure. No. Herpes is not life threatening. ...Read more

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How long does a set of hearing aids last before they break?

How long does a set of hearing aids last before they break?

Ask audiologist: Depends on whether you drop them, step on them, get them soaked with water, or do other nasty things to them. Otherwise the person or business from which they were purchased could give you the best estimate of how long they should last under normal circumstances. Hope it is years. ...Read more

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How long does it take for wisdom teeth to come through?

How long does it take for wisdom teeth to come through?

Start at age 18...: As a rule, the third molars (wisdom teeth) erupt between the ages of 18 and 25. But, as in all things in medicine, the bell curve of averages includes those as young as 14 and, in my experience, those as old as their 40s. Some erupt completely; some only partially erupt (highly prone to infection: decay and gum disease); and some never erupt. Full eruption of a tooth can take a couple months. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will it take for my adult tooth to come in?

Can someone tell me how long will it take for my adult tooth to come in?

Age 44 and ?: If you entered your correct age (44) and you to not already have all your permanent teeth in, then either there is insufficient room for it to erupt, the tooth is congenitally missing, it's ankylosed up in your jaw, or it's impacted. In all those cases, it won't come in on its own. If you want an accurate answer and possible solution to your problem, you'll need to see a dentist in person. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the results to come back for a aids test?

How long does it take for the results to come back for a aids test?

Varies: It depends on the type of HIV test being done, the lab performing the test, and whether a confirmatory test needs to be done. Generally, it takes about 2 weeks. ...Read more

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How HIV rash will look like? And after exposure how long will it take for ARS symptoms.

How HIV rash will look like? And after exposure how long will it take for ARS symptoms.

See below: ARS symptoms are variable in scope and timing. It is best to get tested if you have any doubt about being infected. Consult this site for image of HIV rash. https://images.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search;_ylt=A86.J3bK.AlV.0sAFConnIlQ;_ylu=X3oDMTB0MzkwOG5yBHNlYwNzYwRjb2xvA2dxMQR2dGlkA1lIUzAwNF8x?_adv_prop=image&fr=yhs-mozilla-001&va=hiv+rash+pictures+symptoms&hspart=mozilla&hsimp=yhs-001 ...Read more

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How long does it take for meconium results to come back?

Too long: It may take up to 7 days. Most hospitals have to send it out to a major center for analysis. What are you looking for? ...Read more

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How long can a person live once they have aids?

Long, with treatment: Today, people with hiv/aids who are placed on appropriate medications and adhere to them can expect to live nearly as long as those without hiv. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will it take my yeast infection symptoms to disappear completely?

Can someone tell me how long will it take my yeast infection symptoms to disappear completely?

Depends: This depends on the extent of the infection, and the treatment used. It can take a few days to weeks. Usually it can be eliminated in a couple days. ...Read more

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How do aids work and how did the virus evolve to be so strong?

How do aids work and how did the virus evolve to be so strong?

Natural evolution: Hiv causes destruction of the immune system, which can lead to aids, which is advanced HIV infection. All things evolve, including viruses. It is always about "survival of the fittest" and those viruses that continue to evolve become fitter over time. In fact, when patients are placed on HIV meds, the virus still tries to mutate/evolve and tries to develop resistance to the current HIV meds! ...Read more