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PEP fear of being infected
Nov 15, 2005

My boyfriend is HIV-positive, and is undetectable. My concern is that the condom broke and although we went to the clinic before 48 hrs I am taking meds for 6 weeks. My question is since he is undetectable do i have a good chance of not contracting the virus?

Response from Dr. Young

Yes, between starting PEP within 48 hours of potential exposure and your boyfriend's undetectable HIV viral load, your risk of contracting (seroconversion) is very low.

Good luck, BY



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