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varicella vaccine effect elisa test result?
Feb 21, 2010

Hello Dr, I Received Varicella Vaccine Against Chicken Pox in April 2008.I had unprotected sex with one hiv positive women in July 2008.I also wet kissed her.That day I had Pain in mouth and dry month after I had High fever and dry cough continue one week.15 months after I tested Elisa 2 times it came back Negative.So that I got married.1 month after wife had symptom High fever,headache,Diarreha and Fatigue from Travelling.Still I have symptom Diarreha continue 1 week,dry cough continue 1 month,Enlarge lymph node right groin area continue 2 week and red blothes under the skin.This symptom we have Infected HIV?Is Varicella Vaccine give result False Negative?Is need to go for another Test?I am very scared pls answer me quickly?Thank you..

Response from Dr. McGowan

No, there is no evidence that getting varicella vaccine would give a false negative result on the HIV test. There are many viruses and diseases out there that we have to deal with, be glad that you have tested negative for HIV and get on with your lives...HIV free.


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