*  HIV & AIDS Information :: CD4, viral load & other tests - Viral load
This section provides information on viral load, undetectable and detectable viral load, viral load blips, and sexual ... Viral load is the term used to describe the amount of HIV in your blood. ... Viral load blips. People with an undetectable viral load sometimes experience what are called 'blips' in their viral load. ... Viral load and sexual transmission of HIV. If you have a high viral load in your blood, then you might also have a high viral ...
  https://www.aidsmap.com/Viral-load/page/1327496/
*  Interleukin-2 Plus Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV-Infected Patients With Low CD4+ Counts (SILCAAT Study) - Full Text View -...
Viral load less than 10,000 copies/mL, at 2 time points within 4 calendar months of randomization. The first viral load should ... Detectable plasma viral load measurement (greater than 500 RNA copies/mL using an ultrasensitive bDNA or PCR test or greater ... HIV-infected patients 18 years of age and older with a viral load under 10,000 copies per milliliter and a CD4+ T cell count ... In both groups, CD4+ T cell counts and viral load are monitored. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/study/NCT00013611?view=results
*  The Effectiveness of HIV RNA Viral Load Testing in Determining Treatment Type in HIV-Infected Patients - Full Text View -...
The Effectiveness of HIV RNA Viral Load Testing in Determining Treatment Type in HIV-Infected Patients. This study has been ... A Randomized Controlled Clinical Study to Determine If the Addition of HIV RNA Viral Load Is an Effective Tool in Determining ... To assess relative utility of viral load testing in determining therapeutic choice by the surrogate marker of CD4 cell counts ... whether an antiretroviral treatment regimen based upon clinical evaluation and CD4 counts plus HIV RNA viral load is more ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00002376?order=323
*  HIV Viral Load Monitoring in Resource-Poor Settings - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Experimental: Routine HIV-1 viral load testing Routine viral load testing arm: Routine HIV viral load testing at ART initiation ... Other: HIV-1 viral load testing Plasma HIV-1 RNA viral load testing performed at ART initiation (baseline) and at 3, 6, 12, 18 ... HIV-1 viral load measurement is performed if the criteria for either immunologic (i.e., CD4+ lymphocyte count-based) or ... Other Name: Viral load measured by the Roche Amplicor HIV-1 RNA Monitor kit (version 1.5; Roche Molecular Diagnostics, ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00929604?order=580
*  HIV Monitoring Test Basics - HIV/AIDS Resource Center for the Newly Diagnosed - TheBody.com
The Viral Load Test. Viral load means exactly what it sounds like -- it's an estimate of how much HIV is circulating in your ... A viral load test measures the amount of HIV in a small amount (milliliter, or mL) of your blood. The most sensitive viral load ... viral load to transmit HIV, studies show that there is virtually no risk of HIV transmission when a person's viral load is ... When your viral load test indicates that you have fewer than 20 copies/mL of HIV, your health care provider will tell you that ...
  http://www.thebody.com/content/50043/hiv-monitoring-test-basics.html?getPage=4&comments=on
*  Study Switching HIV-1 Infected Patients With an Undetectable Viral Load on a First Protease Inhibitor-Based Regimen to an...
A Phase 3 Study Switching HIV-1 Infected Patients With an Undetectable Viral Load on a First Protease Inhibitor-Based Regimen ... Study Switching HIV-1 Infected Patients With an Undetectable Viral Load on a First Protease Inhibitor-Based Regimen to an ... Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes. Immune System Diseases. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00135382?order=177
*  Clinical Prognostic Value of RNA Viral Load and CD4 Cell Counts during Untreated HIV-1 Infection-A Quantitative Review
Background The prognostic value of CD4 counts and RNA viral load for identifying treatment need in HIV-infected individuals ... Viral load Is the Subject Area "Viral load" applicable to this article? Yes. No. ...
  http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0005950
*  August 2017 update: Proposed changes in viral load test reporting remain alarming - positivelite.com
2) No routine HIV viral load reports have been released by Public Health Ontario (PHO) to public health units, and PHO will not ... 1) There is currently no Ministry policy direction on HIV viral load reporting, and there is no Ministry position on the COMOH ... Here are just some reasons why reporting your viral load test results to your local health unit is a concerning idea:. What ... It's complicated but here is what almost came about: people living with HIV in Ontario would have had their viral load test ...
  http://www.positivelite.com/index.php/news/news-sections/legal/item/proposed-change-in-viral-load-reporting-sends-shivers-through-the-ontario-hiv-community?category_id=141
*  Undetectable Viral Load | Definition | AIDSinfo
Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs may reduce a person's viral load to an undetectable level; however, that does not mean the person is ... When the amount of HIV in the blood is too low to be detected with a viral load (HIV RNA) test. ... Undetectable Viral Load Undetectable Viral Load Speaker When the amount of HIV in the blood is too low to be detected with a ... viral load (HIV RNA) test. Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs may reduce a person's viral load to an undetectable level; however, that ...
  https://aidsinfo.nih.gov/understanding-hiv-aids/glossary/876/undetectable-viral-load
*  Study of Viral Load Decay Rates in HIV Infected Participants Starting Treatment With Raltegravir (RAL) and Emtricitabine...
Viral load decay rates [ Time Frame: Through Day 56 ]. Secondary Outcome Measures: *Viral load decay rates [ Time Frame: From ... Defining early decay in viral load through carefully performed studies of viral dynamics may be a useful tool for assessing the ... Changes in viral load [ Time Frame: At Day 7 ]. *Self-reported adherence [ Time Frame: Throughout study ]. *Cell-associated ... Study of Viral Load Decay Rates in HIV Infected Participants Starting Treatment With Raltegravir (RAL) and Emtricitabine/ ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00660972?order=79
*  HIV Viral Load - TheBody.com
However, some women with low viral loads were still found to transmit HIV, suggesting that other factors besides viral load may ... these dramatic decreases in viral load are often lost over time, but the goal is to still keep viral load lower than 10,000 ... In a recent report in Nature: Medicine [1996;2:625-629], Saag and colleagues provide a review of the use of viral load tests in ... Those with the highest viral load had almost four times the risk of progression to AIDS after two years than those with the ...
  http://www.thebody.com/content/art42907.html
*  Viral load went up | DailyStrength
I have fatty liver disease and geno 1 hep c. I am stage 2 grade 2. The entire time I was on treatment my viral... ... I have fatty liver disease and geno 1 hep c. I am stage 2 grade 2. The entire time I was on treatment my viral load and liver ... Hepatitis C is a blood-borne viral disease which can cause liver inflammation, fibrosis, cirrhosis and liver cancer. The ...
  https://www.dailystrength.org/group/hepatitis-c/discussion/viral-load-went-up
*  Viral Load Measurement Tests: NASBA, bDNA, RT-PCR
Viral load is first measured when you are diagnosed with HIV infection. ... A viral load test measures how much human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is in the blood. ... Viral Load Measurement. Test Overview. A viral load test measures how much human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is in the blood. ... If your viral load increases, it means the infection is getting worse. If the viral load drops, it means that the infection is ...
  https://www.webmd.com/hiv-aids/viral-load-measurement
*  Gender Difference in Viral Load - TheBody.com
In other words, women with half the viral load as men had a similar time to AIDS. Respectively, women with the same viral load ... Viral load was consistently lower in women than men even after adjustments for CD4+ cell count differences were made. This ... Whether or not viral load differences according to gender should be considered a treatment decision point demands further study ... Researchers also looked at the association of viral load, CD4+ cell count and time to AIDS between men and women. They found ...
  http://www.thebody.com/content/art5841.html
*  Low vs high viral load - Hepatitis C - MedHelp
... in Oct the viral load was '0' and as of las... ... me that she had misinformed me yesterday about my viral load ( ... Low vs high viral load. Dr just called to tell me that she had misinformed me yesterday about my viral load (which she had ... As a rule of thumb, the lower the HCV viral load, the better someone's chances of responding to HCV treatment. HCV viral load ... As a rule of thumb, the lower the HCV viral load, the better someone's chances of responding to HCV treatment. HCV viral load ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Hepatitis-C/Low-vs-high-viral-load/show/1869424
*  HEPATITIS B VIRAL LOAD TEST - Hepatitis B - MedHelp
HEPATITIS B DNA VIRAL LOAD hep B virus DNA - 1463 iu/ml HBV Viral load log value - 3.17 the problem is apart from the abdominal ... HEPATITIS B DNA VIRAL LOAD hep B virus DNA - 1463 iu/ml HBV Viral load log value - 3.17 the problem is apart from the abdominal ... for me your load viral is not too high but some times small viral load does fibrosis to see if you need a treatement or not a ... for me your load viral is not too high but some times small viral load does fibrosis to see if you need a treatement or not a ...
  http://www.medhelp.org/posts/Hepatitis-B/HEPATITIS-B-VIRAL-LOAD-TEST-/show/2149586
*  VIRAL LOAD - Forum on Understanding Your Labs -- TheBody.com
A change in viral load from 1000 to 800 is not a real change and is within assay variability. The virus is still replicating at ... HOW MY DAUGHTERS VIRAL LOAD HAS DROPPED AND HER CD4 UP WHEN SHE HAS,NT RECEIVED TREATMENT..HER PRES VIRAL LOAD WAS 1000 AND HAS ... VIRAL LOAD. Nov 5, 2006. HI..THIS IS ALL ONLY NEW TO US AND WE ARE STILL COMING TO TERMS WITH MY DAUGHTER WHO AT THE AGE OF 17 ... IT,S BEE 6 MONTHS FROM THAT DATE AND MY DAUGHTER HAS NOT RECEIVED ANY TREATMENT WHICH IS GREAT NEWS AS HER VIRAL LOAD AND CD4 ...
  http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Labs/Q179532.html
*  Viral Load - Forum on Understanding Your Labs -- TheBody.com
It is also about the average level for HCV viral load as... ... Viral Load. Mar 8, 2008. I have Chronic HEP C, last Sept. 2007 ... my viral load was 1160000. As of February 29, 2008 my viral load is 2050000. Will you help me to understand why the viral load ... It is also about the average level for HCV viral load as well. ...
  http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Labs/Q191241.html
*  Viral Load - Forum on Understanding Your Labs -- TheBody.com
That viral load is about average. You have apparently lived with these infections for a long time. It does take many years to ... I assume that viral load count is for the HCV. ... I assume that viral load count is for the HCV. That viral load ... Viral Load. Mar 17, 2007. I have had Hep B and Hep C for 25 years now. This January my ALT/AST were 94 and 75. My viral load in ...
  http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Labs/Q182821.html
*  viral load + - Forum on Choosing Your Meds -- TheBody.com
viral load +. Jan 3, 2014. sir, my niece aged 27, has viral load 24300 and cd4 count is 938, her husband recently died due to ... Your niece clearly has HIV with an intact immune system and average viral load. Current World Health Organization treatment ...
  http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Meds/Q233558.html
*  Viral Load - Forum on Understanding Your Labs -- TheBody.com
Viral Load. Feb 16, 1999. I had my first viral load test which came back 190000/ml that seems awfully high! My t-cell count is ... Can you explain how I can have a tcell count so good and a viral load so bad? ...
  http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Labs/Q6489.html
*  Viral Load - in Metal Bands ( Metal Underground.com )
Buy Viral Load Tickets. Related Links. No Viral Load links to display (yet). ... Below is a summary of Viral Load coverage and information on Metal Underground.com.. * 5 News Articles ...
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*  Viral Load: How Low Can You Go? - TheBody.com
... viral load (plasma RNA) measurement has been the gold standard of HIV disease prognostic markers. Initially, viral load was ... lower viral load has always been better, but many numbers have been bandied about as "pretty good." A viral load under 3,000 ... viral load (plasma RNA) measurement has been the gold standard of HIV disease prognostic markers. Initially, viral load was ... They found lesser correlations to baseline viral load and the initial drop in viral load. However, neither the duration of ...
  http://www.thebody.com/content/art32633.html?nxtprv
*  Viral Load levels of HIV and HHV-6A
... wlucas at WARREN.MED.HARVARD.EDU wlucas at WARREN.MED.HARVARD.EDU Mon Feb 20 11:00:42 EST ...
  http://www.bio.net/bionet/mm/virology/1995-February/001637.html
*  When to take Meds - Forum on Choosing Your Meds -- TheBody.com
Also, because the long half-life on these medications, once your viral load becomes undetectable you may have the option to ...
  http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Meds/Q195513.html?ic=4003