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Feb 11, 2007

i was tested for HIV and hepatitis. I have hepatitis b and HIV was nagative. Doctors asked me to test for HIV now. I am worried about this. Once it was negative and noe is it possible to be HIV positive?

Response from Dr. McGovern

It is routine practise that after a risky exposure that HIV testing should be performed serially over time. This is just routine.

hiv testing period, Hep b
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