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8 ELISA & 3 PCR tests after PEP (DOUBLE BAGGING) (USING TWO CONDOMS)

Dear Dr. Bob,Hw r u? am 28 yrs old south African. i had written u b4...bt didn't get reply...i know u r really busy helping ppl. pls this time reply me...i beg u.On the 30th of Jan 2008 i hada condom failure with a sex worker in Dubai. i used 2...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...trying to infect their clients with HIV seems very spurious to me. Don't believe everything you hear! Next, using two latex condoms simultaneously is not recommended. The friction of latex-on-latex can compromise the integrity or the condom,... Read more »

Two Positive ELISAs, 1 Indeterminate WB - Partner Use a Condom Now?

Hello Dr. Frascino,While trying to get proegnant, my 1st HIV ELISA test came up positive with no... Read more »

House?

I had sex with a female in which the condom broke. I had an Elisa test at 6 months,Elisa and... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

... What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...against you), that put you at risk. Answer the following questions: Have you ever had vaginal, anal, or oral sex without a condom? Have you ever shared needles or syringes to inject drugs (including steroids or hormones)? Are you... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Negotiation Strategies and Actual Condom Use Among Latino Youth

...61 percent female -- were interviewed about condom negotiation strategies, perceptions of whether their partner wanted to use condoms, and actual condom use. Three strategies to obtain condom use -- risk information, direct verbal/nonverbal... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Microbicides

...could be available by 2010. They could be a very important part of global HIV prevention efforts. Currently, male and female condoms are the only tools we have for HIV prevention. However, many men object to wearing condoms. Many women do not... Read more »
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Condom Broke

Posted by MikeyTheSailor, 2 Replies
...Hello, On the night of June 23rd I had sex with a random woman. I put on a condom when I went inside of her but after I came and pulled out, the condom had broke. The whole act lasted maybe a minute at the most. Read more »

Broken Condom New HIV strain or What? WORRIED

Posted by ademalu, 1 Reply
...Well here is my situation had exposure in mid may 2009 with Commercial Sex Worker (CSW) condom broke ,had rapid test in June and August 2009 all came out negative. had Elisa (elecsys) test for HIV 1 and 2 endsept 2009 Read more »

elisa 4-8 weeks, two hemograms but...

Posted by murano, 1 Reply
...I'm spanish and i don't speak english very well but i'll try My situation risk: vaginal relations with prostitute but the condom broke about 2-3 minutes My symptons: -pharyngittis ( today persist) -night sweats for 20 consecutive days My... Read more »

elisa test

Posted by elmarto, 1 Reply
...HI IM EDUARDO FROM ARGENTINA. I HAVE SOME DOUBTS ABOUT ELISA TEST. I HAVE 2 NEGATIVES ELISA( 5 WEEKS AND 21 WEEKS AFTER RISKY EXPOSE WITH POSITIVE PERSON) IS THIS OK OR I MUST BE WORRIED??? Read more »