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CAN I BE NEGATIVE IF MY PARTNER TESTED POSITIVE

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I tested positive, but my partner is negative

I recently tested positive for HIV. It has been a very long time since my last test, so I am not sure how long I have had the virus. I hit all 10 bands on the Western Blot. My initial counts taken last week were CD4 400, viral load 32,000. My...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
No, unfortunately, your lab test results can't determine the length of infection. Read more »

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I have been dating a positive man for the past year...he has brought total joy into my life...my... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

What About the Partners of Women With Abnormal Pap or Positive HPV Tests?

...encourage women with either test result to tell their sex partners to see a clinician. Health care providers who perform reflex HPV testing were more likely to recommend that patients with an ASCUS Pap tell their partners of the test result if... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV-Positive Women Report More Lifetime Partner Violence: Findings from a Voluntary Counseling and Testing Clinic in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

...violence assumes, and it identifies the prevalence and correlates of violence against women who use HIV voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) services in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The study was conducted in 1999 at the Muhimbili Health... Read more »
The Body

HIV Testing 101

...Intercourse --> Receptive Anal and Vaginal Intercourse --> There's only one way to find out for sure whether you have HIV: Get tested. Although some people feel symptoms when they've been newly infected with HIV, most people don't. That's... Read more »
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I just tested positive and My partner tested neg

Posted by Leonardo, 3 Replies
...I just tested positive on Friday. I told my partner and took him for testing. He tested negative. We've been together 11 years and have always Read more »

partner positive - now im preg - am i too?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...during this time we have found out that he is positive after he fell ill and a doctor decided to do a test 4 it.... he had been tested in the past with neg results but a few months before i fell pregnant he put himself at risk (he thinnks this is... Read more »

Positive, then negative! Going out of my mind

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Maybe someone can help me. I was tested last week by my family doctor(I posted on this forum after I found out). I immediately freaked out. The doc gave me the news Read more »

Positive, then negative. Going out of my mind!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Maybe someone can help me. I was tested last week by my family doctor(I posted on this forum after I found out). I immediately freaked out. The doc gave me the news Read more »