|I was exposed
Jun 18, 2014
Hello, I had protected anal sex with an hiv+ female and the condom broke. I didn't kno that's what happened in the moment, but I felt it break . I just thought it was sliding around. Anyway my family doctor wants me to the DNA and RNA PCR tests done even tho it's only been 48 hours. I have a hard time believing the test will show positive this early. Does he know what he's doing? Should I pay the 300 plus dollars for these tests? Or wait 12 weeks like everyone else and lose my mind slowly..and my immune system.
| Response from Mr. Cordova
Since you were the insertive partner, and this was a one-time incident, transmission was unlikely. However, a PCR test would be highly accurate in the 48-72 hour window.
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