|I'm Crazy Man
Sep 14, 2009
hi doctor,now i'm in this froum for second time,maybe u remember me (from iran <high fear and stress>) but i have many quastion in mind about hiv and can recieve an answer from a hiv expert in iran plz help me 8 mont ago i go to lebonan and i have sex by a girl that hotel introduce to me (csw), my sex included 1- french kiss 2- she suck me for less than one or two minute and then use salvia to put condom easily and i have vaginal protected sex but after my sex during this month i have many doubt in my sex 1- maybe salvia transmit hiv to me 2- maybe condom breaked and i didnt notice that 3- maybe condom she used was not latex and so on at final i go to one lab and request hiv test i got my result that u saw that in my prev post (Negative Antibody and Negative P24 Antigen after 7 month of mysex)
after i got my test i read some info about window period and my strees back again and i have doubt that i must retest at one year or 16 month or later for get 100% conclusive result and now i'm in stress
1- how can i find my generation of my test or is it importatnt because i dont know in iran which generation used(1rd or 2rd or ..)??? 2- 7 month is end of window period for hiv or longer that is need for me ? 3- one negative antibody after 7 month is 100% conclusive ?? 4-i read in an iranian site that window period maybe in 2 month to 16 month is it right ?? i'm confused about more info that i get from doctors and internet. maybe i'm crazy but i ask about window period from 7 doctor in iran and all of them say that no need more test but i cant tell doctor what was my risk becose in iran u cant talk easily about sex with a doctor. so i just ask about window period for a person that doubt in hiv transmit now i want to marry but still i'm in doubt my problem realy is hiv or my mind ??? plz help and guide me i think my stress cause that i cant accept my result.. tanxxxxx (Excuse me for my bad english)
| Response from Dr. Frascino
Hello High Fear and Stress Iranian Guy,
You'll need to ask the laboratory that ran your test.
Your negative HIV-antibody test result at seven months is definitive and conclusive.
The window period is generally defined as the first three months after HIV primary infection. The CDC recommends HIV-antibody testing at both the three- and six-month marks in certain well-defined situations, such as occupational exposures.
Is your problem HIV infection or is it all in your head? I say "all in your head." Definitely all in your head.
It's time for you to stop worrying and start WOO-HOOing.
High strees and frear Aug 27, 2009
hi i'm from iran i had sex with CSW i get test 7 month after my sex result is : result unit ------------------------------------------- Hiv - Antigen 24 Negative Elisa Hiv - AntiBody Negative Elisa
1- this result is conclusive ?? 2- Now can i feel free from Hiv fear and stress 3- i ask from lab that do that test and they said that test is full and not old test, is my test is standard Elisa ??? i think Antigen p24 in not useful after 7 month buut line2 of result antibody is more usefull
Response from Dr. Frascino
Hello Tanxxx from Iran,
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