Please slap me !
Apr 18, 2006
hi , doc. i tested non reactive for HIV ( Elisa ) at 3 months, 6 months, 7 months , and one and a half year . Recently i starting to worry about the testing results. i understand that even CDC said that the maximum of window period is 6 months. however from what i search from the internet, there are a few cases that some people will have 1 year or 2 years window period. is that posible that these people may have contact with the virus during the window period ? nobody knows right ? Now i am very confuse, honestly i know that my negetive results are VERY VERY convincing , but i am still worry. i am not 100% comfirm, and so did the expert are not 100 % comfirm about the window period. they only will say MORE THAN 99% , but not 100% . so can you give me a slap and tell me that i am 100% safe? what do you suggest me to do ?
Response from Dr. Frascino
I suggest you rent the movie "Moonstruck" and then you play the Nicholas Cage part and I'll be Cher. I then walk up to you and give you a major bitchslap while yelling "snap out of it!"
Dude, HIV is not your problem. How you choose to live with that quite wonderful news is totally up to you.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Is Itchy Skin A Symptom Of HIV?
- Night Sweats After Unprotected Vaginal Sex Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Rash After Swallowing Sperm Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Swollen Lymph Nodes After Unprotected Sex Without Ejaculation Worried I Have HIV
- White Bumps On Penis After Masturbation Worried I Have HIV
- Can Chlamydia Cause Genital Warts?
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.