|urgent question please,,,,,so worried
Oct 6, 2012
Hi Dr Shanon I had HIV ab/ag test after 3 months and 4 days, and ive used condom plus oral sex, sorry for details, my result was negative Is that enough to forget this story , kindly answer me asap im so worried
| Response from Ms. Southall
Hi The guidelines for HIV testing are to be initially tested at 3 weeks then again at 3 months, if both of these tests are negative then so are you, as long as there were no other types of exposure during that 3 month period, if so then the timing starts over again.
From what you have described and as long as there were no other exposures during this time than you are HIV free.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
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