... Hello lovely people I need some advice and information as well as to know if anyone has experienced similar events as myself. ... (10 replies)
... About nine and a half years ago, I had unprotected sex with a girl I met on a beach trip in N. Carolina. I had never had unprotected sex before. ... (6 replies)
... Oh yea? But if I am infected wouldn't my WBC be increased/ decreased since my body will be trying to fight off the infection? What do you think? (26 replies)
... Anal sex, more so in the gay community where there are higher rates of HIV. Your CBC and WBC are pointless for HIV, completely pointless. ... (26 replies)
... Alright, thanks but what would be considered high risk then? Cos I have read on here that my kind of exposure is high risk... On another note, I did my CBC today hopefully my wbc are normal will be getting my result in 2-5 days... (26 replies)
... nths later I was diagnosed with prostatisis went on antibiotics never though about it then I notice horizontal toenail ridges in my big toes so i google symptoms and seen hiv was related to prostatisis and nail problems. I then started getting dailey headaches and decided to go get some tests. ... (11 replies)
... Her ANA like I said, was positive for Sjogren's Syndrome, but they still need to evaluate her more and it shouldn't be too much of concern. ... (7 replies)
... I was so sick i went to the hospital twice and they did blood work and my wbc and everything else was normal. I dont understand. I also contacted the guy and all he said was i got tested youre fine hes got a bad rep around our town and even said if i got something i got it from you. I have been racking my brain. ... (44 replies)
... it was protected vaginal and unprotected oral in UK.I had bad sore throat after a week after my 1st encounter. ... (82 replies)
... type of feeling on the side of neck, different feeling in the cheeks, like a dry cheeks, mouth sore, headaches, sharp pain in the neck under the jaw lymph node, and then sharp pain in the side of leg along with burning leg and feeling of bleeding gum. ... (6 replies)
... In mid march i came in contact with a sex worker and i used a condom during the process i change my condom and continued and after about 4 mins the process was completed. ... (1 replies)
... I went for my testing today...44days after my exposure..The hiv results will take a few days but I got some other blood results 1 hour after the test...These are the results... ... (2 replies)
... my doctor did tell me that my WBC was low and my Monocyte was high, everything else was normal. is there a connection between high monocyte, low WBC and HIV? ... (3 replies)
... You're not annoying sweetie, it's perfectly okay to be scared. HIV can be a very scary thing. ... (23 replies)
... The WBC can be lowered by a viral infection, which is what HIV is. ... (3 replies)
... I know that sometimes in doing routine bloodwork, such as a CBC, doctors will pick up on something that makes them test for HIV.
I know it has to be in the WBC, but which part? The WBC, the lymphosytes, the monosytes, the segmented neutrophils, or what?
If only one of the categories was low would that be an indicator to look further?
Thanks. (3 replies)
... I so very wish you are right Apollo and thank you for such a quick response and really to the whole online community taking on these questions. ... (4 replies)
... Hi every one who by chance might have passed here and read my story. I have come back to give you the last feedback that I am NEGATIVE. I actually didnt wait for three months only but FIVE MONTHS. ... (13 replies)
... She also said when I asked her that she didn't have a test performed for HIV and that the doctor notes did not say anything about HIV either. I asked if it was possible if my mom misunderstood the doctor and she laughed and said yes. My mother's english is not too good. ... (7 replies)
... diarrhea, swollen lymph nodes, weight loss narrowing of my terminal ileum and fatigue. I was bedridden for over a year. ... (4 replies)