HIV Risk - Richard I need your Help! Please!
Dec 20, 2013
I suffer from severe OCD and see a Therapist and Psychiatrist for it, so warning, I WORRY A LOT!
I have been married 5 years and both my wife and I are very faithfully to each other. Recently I started worrying about the time before I was married. A year before I was with my wife (6 years ago), I was with a female of unknown status. We played around with our hands for a while, but did not have vaginal or anal intercourse. But while we were playing around some of her vaginal fluid dripped onto my face. I dont think it got into my mouth or eyes or anything, I cant be 100% sure.
Two months ago I saw something about HIV and thought back to that experience 6 years ago before I was married and started freaking out. I started Googling symptoms, of course after Googling the symptoms I started to experience the symptoms.
I really started to freak out. I did an OraQuick HIV At-Home test about two months ago. It was negative. I chilled for a few minutes then I started worrying that maybe I did it wrong. Two weeks later I did another one and it was negative. I chilled out for about a month and then I felt like I as having more symptoms so I started to freak out. My wife told me to go to the doctor and get an antibody blood test. Last month I went and had an antibody blood test from LabCorp. It came back negative. I chilled out for a few days and then started freaking out again. Last week I talked my wife into going to the doctor and getting an antibody HIV test. She went and had the same test I had and it came back negative.
I cant stop worrying, my wife, Primary Care Doctor, Therapist, Psychiatrist all say its in my head and I am causing all the symptoms that I do not have HIV and I need to move on.
A friend told me I could get a HIV RNA PCR test to confirm all my negatives but I cant afford that.
Do you think my exposure was high risk? Do you think I need to do any more testing? Or is it time to move on because I in fact do not have HIV?
Thank you and Happy Holidays!!!!
Response from Mr. Cordova
1: Your risk was not high at all. In fact, there was NO RISK.
2: No. You do not need to do anymore testing.
3: It's time to move on.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Is Sinus Infection An Acute Symptom Of AIDS?
- Do People Get AIDS From Blowjob From A Prostitute?
- Burning Red Spots After Licking Anus Worried I Have HIV
- Fever After Unprotected Sex Without Ejaculation Worried I Have HIV
- Fever After Vaginal Sex Worried I Have HIV
- Itchy Testicles After Licking Anus Sign Of HIV AIDS
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.