Jul 15, 2009
dear DR robert I AM SEEKING UR HELP, UR THE BEST, THE INTERNET IS DRIVING ME CRAZY I HOPE I CAN MAKE A DONATION BUT I AM NOT IVING IN THE U.S.A AND I DONNO HOW,I POSTED BEFORE BUT I NEVER GET AN ANSWER, HOPE U CAN GIVE ME 1 MIN OF UR TIME AND I WILL BE THANKFUL...WELL FROM 3 MONTHS AND A HALF I THINK I HAD HIV RISK FROM A VAGINAL INTERCOURSE WHEN MY CONDOM SLIP, WELL I START TESTING WITH SD BIOLINE HIV 1/2 3RD GENERATION I TESTED AT MY 5,6,7,8,12,13,14.5 WEEKS AND IT WAS ALL NEGATIVE, THEY ASSURE ME THAT THE WINDOW PERIOD IS 3 MONTHS BUT I AM NOT LIVING IN U.S.A. AND THE TEST I WAS TAKING IS NOT FDA APPROVED BUT IT IS VERY WELL KNOWN AND IT IS WIDELY USED, AS I SAW IN THE INTERNET THE EXPERIMENTS AND IT'S USED BY UNICEF, W H O , ETC SO IS THIS TEST ACCURATE DO I NEED TO TEST AGAIN, THANKS FOR YOUR HELP
Response from Dr. Frascino
My colleagues overseas assure me the Bioline HIV third generation assays for HIV-1 and HIV-2 are very accurate and reliable.
Your negative tests at 5, 6, 7, 8, 12, 13 and 14.5 weeks are definitive, conclusive and highly excessive. All you needed was one test at the three-month mark.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Unprotected Oral Sex Without Ejaculation Risk Of Getting HIV
- Is Fever A Symptom Of AIDS?
- Burning Penis After Sucking Penis Worried I Have HIV
- Herpes After Mutual Masturbation Worried I Have HIV
- Itchy Rash After Anal Sex Bottom Sign Of HIV AIDS
- Can You Get Genital Warts If You've Never Had Sex?
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.