|Confused again.... Please clarify
Apr 17, 2013
Dr, you answered a question for me a few months back. I had unprotected vaginal sex with a male who says he is negative, but I have OCD. This happens to be my annoying obsession in my life now. Anyway, I also have MS and you responded with " I tell the many worried well to test at 6 months if it will diminish your fears". I did just that, with a rapid finger test, clearview. It was 200 days post exposure, negative! The clinic I went to, for all 7 of my tests don't offer the duo test. Is antibody enough? Mr Cordova responded to someone today stating having MS may delay seroconversion. Why I still read this site is obvious I'm still a nervous wreck! In your opinion, should I continue testing out to a year or more? Or just continue with me therapy and get over the mistake I made and get back to the wonderful life I have ignored for the past months? Thank you for your time!
| Response from Dr. Wohl
People with MS make antibodies just fine. Your HIV test is conclusive and you are HIV negative.
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