scared.........Am I at risk......?
Dec 2, 2012
On 27 nov i had sex with sex worker we use condom during sex but my condom slipped off and had sex without condom for 2 to 3 mins and ejacuate outside. please tell me what is my risk and after how many days pcr test will give accurate result
Response from Ms. Southall
Hi I'm glad to hear that you started with a condom, sorry that the condom slipped off. This does increase your risk because of not knowing her status. Having the 2-3 minutes of unprotected sex puts you at risk for not just HIV but all of the sexually transmitted infections. The guidelines for HIV testing are to be initially tested at 3 weeks then again at 90 days, 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.
Be well, Shannon
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