|am i at risk of hiv?please help immideatly
Feb 27, 2014
Hi There 4 month ago i had a protected sex with brand new condom(durex) 1 min oral and maybe 30 seconds of veginal with a expensive sex worker in china, have been tested few times at 2 4 6 9 and 13 weeks(88 days to be exact) they all came back negative same for all other stds. all test was 4th generation(antibody 1/2-antigen24)
i read online it can take sometimes up to 6 month to show! am i at risk? do i need further testing?
i had some symptoms just after exposure like a little swollen glands and eye pain at around 6 weeks.
1-i have high cholesterol and thalasemia can it cause delay with the test? 2- do i need further testing? 3-could i have hiv but it didn't show in the test? 3-has ever anyone tested negative at 88 days and then positive at 6 months?
my immune system has no problem as when ever i get sick or i get a cut on my hands usually becomes good in reasonable time!
Thanks for your help in advance.I would like to donate some money to your website if thats possible too.
| Response from Dr. Hightow-Weidman
Hello there Given that you engaged in protected sex, your risk for HIV was negligible to begin with. I would take your 4th generation test at 3 months as conclusive evidence you are indeed negative. Take care DR W
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