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Can You Trust A 3 Month Hiv Test

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Can i trust the results for an HIV elisa test after 7 and 10 months??

hello docs, you are doing a tremendous job here!! congratshere is the thing, I had unprotected sex with a girl of unknown status a year ago back in july 2009.....went through surgery in September (Varicicele) and took antibiotics for 3 weeks or...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Hello,Surgery doesn't affect HIV antibody testing. If you're negative at 7 months and haven't been exposed (really) since, you can trust the negative results.Be well (and safe),BY... Read more »

Can I trust my negative hiv test?

About 1 1/2 years ago, I had an affair during a rocky time in my marriage. My husband and I have... Read more »

Tested Neg. but I had a rash can I trust the tests

Dr. Gallant, I had oral sex from a girl I pick-up in a bar on July 27. I fingered her while I... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

London Health Service Begins Offering Rapid HIV Tests

Barts and the London NHS Trust has become the first National Health Service provider in the United Kingdom to offer rapid, oral HIV tests, BBC News reports. Officials hope that the service will increase the number of people who seek testing... Read more »
TheBody.com

Creating Without Shame: Care Providers Turn Real-Life Stories Into an HIV-Focused Telenovela

Family secrets ... betrayed trust ... condom usage? The classic, persistent themes of Spanish-language soap operas, also known as telenovelas , get a refreshing, enthralling update in Sin Verg├╝enza ( Without Shame ), the new telenovela that... Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

Learning to Trust

It's hard to talk about my relationship with my physician without first talking about my experience before I became sick with the dreaded PCP ( Pneumocystis pneumonia). Prior to getting PCP, I was not a compliant patient, nor was I very open and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

South Carolina: HIV Crusader Rejects Stigma; Program Leader Isn't Shy About Urging People to Be Tested

Vivian Clark is building trust -- one handful of condoms at a time. As project coordinator of the community HIV testing program with the South Carolina African-American HIV/AIDS Council, it is her job to educate people about the disease and urge... Read more »
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Do you trust the 3 month theory

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Y ou almost all recently became pos correct.

Now let me ask you this and im not asking people who tested pos in 1996 or something i mean recently did it take longer than 3 months or six months to sero when did u become infected how and how long did... Read more »

Should I trust these tests

Posted by Anonymous
I am a married man who made a stupid decision, under the influence of alcohol, to engage in mutual masterbation with a lady I do not know. In addition to my fingers being saturated with her vaginal fluids, my penis also came in contact with a... Read more »

Advice from any of you please!!! trust the test?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I had a very high risk sexual encounter with a female which later found out to be positive... I got tested 6, 9, 11, and 14 months later, but the last two ones were simple/rapid test (don`t know if they are ELISAs or can be compared). Today I have a... Read more »

Trust

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Month ago I found out my husband is Hiv pos. Our marriage has been builted up on lies. I tested neg. Thankful to God. I can accept his illness what I can't accept is the lies and the cheating of how this happen. I don't think it will stop because I... Read more »