Tests can check whether an HIV strain is resistant to a particular drug. is accredited by URAC, also known as the American Accreditation Health Care Commission (org).
This information can be useful in finding the best drug combination and for adjusting the drug combination when it starts to fail. URAC's accreditation program is an independent audit to verify that A.
Antiretroviral therapy suppresses the replication of the HIV virus in the body.
A combination of antiretroviral drugs, called antiretroviral therapy (ART), also known as highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART), is very effective in reducing the amount of HIV in the bloodstream.
Once a person has the virus, it stays inside the body for life.
The virus is spread (transmitted) person-to-person in any of the following ways: After HIV infects the body, the virus has been found in saliva, tears, nervous system tissue and spinal fluid, blood, semen (including pre-seminal fluid, which is the liquid that comes out before ejaculation), vaginal fluid, and breast milk.
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