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Symptoms,tests of AIDS - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi doctor
User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   i have quarry abt aids
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age23 single employee dependent no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please go ahead with your query
User :   if some one had sex with aids infected girl at wat period the come to know he has aids
Doctor :   after 6 months the test will be positive
Doctor :   if you are sure the girl has aids then you can go for
Doctor :   antiretroviral therapy
User :   before 3 months he cant recognise that he has aids
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   as there are no sure shot recognisable symptoms
User :   whn symptoms will appear
Doctor :   and the tests wont be positive
Doctor :   till 6 months
Doctor :   symptoms usually appear at later stage
Doctor :   after several years
User :   wat r tests to be done to diagnoise aids
Doctor :   ELISA test
Doctor :   is done first
Doctor :   Then it is confirmed by Western Blot
User :   hw much it may cost
Doctor :   We suggest to get the investigations done at an accredited and barcoded lab, like THYROCARE.
Doctor :   Elisa is around Rs. 100-150
Doctor :   Western Blot is around Rs. 1200-1500
Doctor :   You can find out the nearest location at WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   if you wish we can fix an appointment with the nearest THYROCARE outlet
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User :   not 4 me
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   for who ever you are asking for also
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User :   if elisa test gives positive thn thy will perform western blot
Doctor :   if Elisa is negative Western Blot is confirmatory
User :   right
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   negative means v r infected
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   positive means that we are infected
Doctor :   even if Elisa is negative and Western Blot is positive
Doctor :   then the person is said to be HIV positive
Doctor :   any test is positive only after 6 months
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User :   so the person should wait for 6 months right
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   but in the meanwhile the partner is known to be positive
Doctor :   then he can start anti-retroviral therapy
User :   i dint get u
Doctor :   if the person with whom he had sex is known to be hiv positive
Doctor :   then he the person can start therapy
Doctor :   was i clear?
User :   ya
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   is thr any lab thy perform tests
User :   in bangalore
Doctor :   as i told you you can get these tests done at a good institute like THYROCARE
Doctor :   its results are usually reliable
Doctor :   You can find out the nearest location at WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   we can also fix an appointment for whoever it is required
User :   give d full address of THYROCARE
Doctor :   if you can provide us the details
Doctor :   there are many outlets
Doctor :   in bangalore
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   i hav another doubt
Doctor :   ok
User :   aids will also come by anal sex
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   the chances are more with anal sex than regular sex
User :   hw d virus transmit
User :   during anal sex
Doctor :   sexual contact, blood transfusion, accidental needle puncture
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   during anal sex
Doctor :   there is more trauma to the anus
Doctor :   leading to cuts and injuries
Doctor :   the virus can easily enter if it comes in contact with blood
User :   cuts on anus?
Doctor :   that amount of trauma is not present in vaginal sex
Doctor :   the force of penetration may lead to little tears in the anus
Doctor :   as it is narrower and less flexible than the vagina
User :   if penis is not cut only anus cut will he get aids
Doctor :   less chances but still a slight chance is present
Doctor :   little cuts which are not seen bythe naked eye may be present
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   are you there xxxxx?
User :   during test tests docter will come to know hw he is infected
Doctor :   yes after 6 months
User :   ya im
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else xxxxx?
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How canI help you
Doctor :   Are you there xxxxx?
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User :   after 6 monts during test doctor will come to know hw he is infected either by sex
User :   wait dont close
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User :   after 6 months during tests doctor will come to know wheather he is infected due to syringe or by sex or by anal sex etc etc
User :   r u thr?
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