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Broken Condom Negative At 3 Months

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Broken condom and testing

Hello Dr,I hate to bother you with my issues but I could use alittle bit of help. I am from Canada Eh!!...and I work most the year in Shanghai. I met a girl and hung out for a while and we happened to have sex the only problem is the condom was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...can be considered encouraging, but it's not definitive. For a conclusive HIV test result, you'll need to wait for the three-month mark. The odds, however, are astronomically in your favor that you did not contract HIV from your Shanghai... Read more »

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Update on Broken Condom in Bangkok Guy!Hi Dr Bob, As promised just writing back with to say thanks... Read more »

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negative at 13.5 weeks is this conclusive?

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...window period is 3 months i know they recommend testing at 6 months for high risk exposures mine i would consider a high risk(broken condom) even if the girl is negative at 11 weeks because she didn't take anymore tests she was satisfied with her... Read more »

broken condom - 30 seconds - broken lives

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...People, A broken condom followed by 30 seconds of exposure in vaginal sex(insertive) & this is what I have. I think following list speaks for itself Read more »

Broken Condom

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I hade sex with someone I really didn't know that well over the weekend. During it, I realized my condom broke, and I stopped without ejaculating. So I have two big concerns. One, assuming the unlikely worst that the girl was HIV positive, what... Read more »

Kyle

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Tasted negative a couple of weeks before the 3 month mark (after what seemed like ARS symptoms). It was negative. Still have one swollen tonsil, no pain. Sometimes I see a couple Read more »