|Worried for months
Feb 5, 2008
Hi, any advise would be greatly appreciated at this point. About four months ago I had unprotected sex with a guy I just met (probably five times). Since then I have been really worried about his STD/ HIV status. I have been sick with a bad chest cold for about a month now, but prior to that (3 months after the possible exposure I had a negative HIV test). Also, since my test I had a MRSA skin abbcess which was treated with Levaquin, I have also had a couple other small skin infections that went away on their own (follicutitus?). My lymph nodes have been swollen on and off during the last few months. I am constantly tired and very worried that my test could have been a false negative. Do you think I should get tested again as soon as possible. Please help, I can't sleep I am so scared.
Response from Dr. Frascino
This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex and HIV Prevention" expert forum. Please resubmit your question there using the same title and add the phrase, "resubmitted form the Fatigue and Anemia Forum." Thank you.
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