Negative 3 Months Post PEP
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University of North Carolina - Chapel HillThe six month HIV test will be conclusive. There should not be any interference by HCV in HIV antibody production by this time point. Your exposure does not sound risky at all and may not have even warranted PEP.DW... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Excellent news! You definitely can breath a sigh of relief! The odds are now astronomically in your favor that you did not contract HIV from your sauna shenanigans! Thanks for the update and thanks for your thanks! Your kind comments are warmly... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,It's unfortunate the emergency room physician you saw was so incompetent. The 72-hour window for commencing PEP is widely accepted. Considering your terrifying experience, most HIV specialists would have recommended a course of PEP. Also,... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Concerned Recent Graduate,There are no statistics concerning folks who test negative/undetectable on HIV-antibody/PCR tests at the six-week post-PEP mark, because HIV PCR testing is generally not recommended for this purpose. I would agree that... Read more »
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Posted by 5parkl3, 1 ReplyHi there,
I'm just hoping for some advice and support, as I have my 3-month test on Monday, and I'm going out of my mind.
I was sexually assaulted on 23rd October, and started taking PEP 15 hours later on 24th October, as although I was aware of one... Read more »
Posted by unsure123unsure, 1 ReplyI was recently raped and I have a question about testing. I was placed on pep at 58 hours and completed it. I was told to test 4-6 weeks after finishing pep and then at three months post pep. I went for my first post pep test at 45 days after... Read more »
Posted by Ham1973, 2 Replies2 months ago, I had a solid needlestick while operating on a HIV positve patient who wasn't even aware of her status. I started PEP within 50min and completed the 28days. I tested negative to antibody tests at 6wks and another now over 8 wks but I'm... Read more »
Posted by MF2010Hi all,
I've been exposed to HIV in the beginning of this month.
My condom completely broke and i had sex for a couple of minutes completely exposed. I suspect my partner was HIV infected.
Went straight to the hospital and started Post-Exposure... Read more »
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