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Is it possible for a person to have HTLV1 symptoms but still test negative on antibody and pcr test ? Immune system is too weak?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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It is unlikely that you have HTLV 1.
It takes many years for symptoms to develop and person would have positive antibody result. You may consult this site for information on this topic. http://www.webmd.com/hiv-aids/htlv-type-i-and-type-ii For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk prodFor good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex.

In brief: See below

It is unlikely that you have HTLV 1.
It takes many years for symptoms to develop and person would have positive antibody result. You may consult this site for information on this topic. http://www.webmd.com/hiv-aids/htlv-type-i-and-type-ii For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk prodFor good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
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