Dr. Bob, Can I conclusively Wooooohoooo?
Sep 11, 2004
Dr. Bob, Over 4 months ago, I had a protected vaginal with a sexworker. After I got done, I got back to my place to take a shower. While taking my pants off, I noticed that my knee was bleeding. I was afraid that the prostitute might have touched the vaginal fluid on the condom and touched my knee area. Therefore, I took the HIV test after 3 months, and it came back negative. Can I woohoo for sure now? Since this is a different route of transmission, do I need to test after 6 months or even perhaps at 1 year ? Also, I have to point out that I am in the military and got numerous vaccines this past year. Would that have made my immune system stronger, being able to fight off the disease easily for a few months, and delay seroconversion. I have been itching and having some faigue lately, which is causing me to worry a bit. Thank you for answering and for the wonderful site.
God Bless, JayCee
Response from Dr. Frascino
Hi Jay Cee,
Your HIV risk is nearly nonexistent and your three-month negative test is definitively conclusive. Additional tests are not warranted. Numerous vaccines will not affect seroconversion time or HIV test results. So, can you conclusively WOOOO-HOOOO? Abso-frickin'-lutely!
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.