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Seroconverting After Three Months

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3 month Window Period or Six Month Window Period (WINDOW PERIOD, 6 WEEKS v 3MONTHS v 6 MONTHS)

Dr. Bob,Thank you for not only responding to me but for responding to all of us with concerns. Your responses have reassured me, but what causes me concern is the differing opinions on the window period. I've read, have been told that a test...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...small sample of what can be found in the archives. I do realize it's a confusing issue.Dr. Bobwhat is the winow period 3 or 6 months? Can Whooo after 3? Mar 1, 2010Hi Doctor,You do a wonderful service here and I have question regarding an eposure... Read more »

Why ????????????????????????????????? (3 MONTHS VS 6 MONTHS)

Hi, and thank you for all the hope you are spreading, I guess hope is the ultimate gift a person... Read more »

AltaMed Conflicting (3 MONTHS VS 6 MONTHS, 2009)

I recently spoke to 2 altamed hiv counselors, and they both said 6 months is the appropriate time... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Breaking HIV/AIDS Research From CROI 2007

...Bartlett, are coauthors of Medical Management of HIV Infection , a respected, annually updated clinical guide. Welcome to This Month in HIV, Dr. Gallant. Thank you, Bonnie. It's good to be here. Dr. Gallant, this podcast will focus on the... Read more »
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This Month in HIV: Sex and Dating When You're HIV Positive

... My name is Bonnie Goldman and I'm editorial director of The Body. I'd like to welcome you to This Month in HIV. This month's subject? Dating when you're HIV positive. Dating when you're HIV negative is a challenge.... Read more »
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Three Months and Thirteen Days

...parents are first generation immigrants from Asia and they have done their best to provide for me. I am also HIV-positive. Three months and 13 days is not the amount of time I have been sober; it is the length of time I have been with my... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Southern Africa: AIDS Scientists Call for Month of Sex Abstinence -- Campaign "Could Cut New Transmissions by 45 Percent"

... A month-long period of sexual abstinence could be a viable cultural approach to stopping new HIV infections, two epidemiologists suggest. Read more »
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I am worried my 3 month test isnt accurate.

Posted by Worried12, 11 Replies
...questions. I think I have an anxiety disorder, and I will seek help when this HIV thing is resolved. I was tested at nearly 4 months, but I have heard it is possible to not be accurate until 6 months. I dont know what kind of test it was. Just a... Read more »

What Dr. Gallant says about the 3 vs6 months stuff

Posted by Anonymous
...Read it. This is why the CDC says this is "rare" If someone tested negative at 3 months he can be at 95 to 99% sure hes not infected. This is a very recent response from Dr. Gallant. i have a question which i Read more »

Six Months/Three Months

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...The truth is that if you don't test beyond 3 months, then you are leaving a *significantly* higher risk than if you do. Many people can live with a 1-5% risk of HIV infection Read more »

I really cannot wait 3 months so can i just do it?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I had a sex back on februrary 15th unprotected.I can't wait another month to test..its been almost 6 weeks..can i just test now??? I am going crazy with worry. Read more »