Undetectable HIV Viral Load in the Blood? Not Necessarily in Semen, Boston HIV Study FindsNelson Vergel
Can someone with no detectable HIV virus in their blood due to successful HIV treatment infect someone?
“Undetectable viral loads in blood is not a guarantee that HIV is also undetectable in semen, according to a new study involving 101 HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM) conducted in Boston and published online ahead of print by the journal AIDS. Of the 83 men with undetectable virus in blood samples, roughly a quarter of them—21 MSM in total—had semen with detectable HIV.”
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