can i stop testing
Mar 31, 2013
hi dr.cordova let me come straight to the question, i am 27 year old male from india 3 months back i did the most foolish thing of having unprocted sex with csw and today my hiv elisa and other stds came as negative can i consider this as 100 percent conclusive and move on or should i wait for the for the 6 month mark to be 100 percent sure that i dint get hiv from this incident..because of this i dint have physical relationship with my wife from past 3 months fearing that i have hiv.. and the anxiety what i have gone thru from past 3 months has taught of a lesson not to have sex anyone else other than my wife,. dr. please do answer my question. thank you in advance
Response from Mr. Cordova
90 days is considered conclusive. No further testing is needed.
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