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May 18, 2012

Had an oral sex 5 weeks ago he ejaculated in my mouth and I swallowed the semen. Want to test for HIV. Which is reliable oraquick test or Blood Testing? Can I have the test now 5 weeks since the possible exposure or do I need to wait for Three months?

Response from Ms. Southall

Hi Oral sex carries the lowest risk of HIV transmission. The testing guidelines are to be initially tested 3 weeks from exposure and then again at 3 months. If both are negative then so are you!!!

be well and stay safe, Shannon

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