Advertisement
The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol
   
Ask the Experts About

Safe Sex and HIV PreventionSafe Sex and HIV Prevention
          
Rollover images to visit our other forums!
Recent AnswersAsk a Question
  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary


Need Closure before I start therapy (Rapid test question)
Mar 19, 2011

Dearest Dr. Bob,

As always, I want to start my post by saying thank you for the work you do in this forum. Your advice always puts me at ease whenever I feel extremely worried and vulnerable.

Anyway, last November 2009, I performed brief (not more than 8 seconds and he ws not fully erect) unprotected oral sex on a male sex worker. I'm not sure if there was pre-cum but I suddenly became worried after I realized that I had a cut in my mouth. To cut a long story short, I had myself tested for HIV (RAPID SD BIOLINE)during the 1 month, 3 month, 6 month, and 1 year marks. Thankfully, they all came out non-reactive. My question is, am I finally safe?

I'm about to start therapy in a few days and your response will surely help me deal with my issues a lot better. Thanks a lot in advance, Dr. Bob.

Response from Dr. Frascino

Hi,

Question: "Am I finally safe?"

Answer: Yep.

Good luck with your therapy.

Dr. Bob



Previous
It's in the Archives! Out of date history or ?
Next
Please help me Doctor Bob, my paranoia is ruining my life.

  
  • Email Email
  • Glossary Glossary

 Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS


 
Advertisement



Q&A TERMS OF USE

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.

Review our complete terms of use and copyright notice.

Powered by ExpertViewpoint

Advertisement