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still have symptoms but test negative

I began getting sick about four weeks after an encounter in May. I am never sick, but I had all the ARS symptoms- myalgia, blurred vision, frequent urination, diarrhea, etc. Some of them are still with me- sore throat, difficulty swallowing, tongue...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...However, what I can do with complete confidence is advise you what is not causing your symptoms: It's not HIV! Your repeatedly negative HIV tests out to eight months are definitive and conclusive. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. No... Read more »

High Risk Sex - All the symptoms - Tested Negative

Dear Dr. Bob,I've been on this board for a year since my high risk encounter, and I want to write... Read more »

SYMPTOMS OF HIV BUT ALL TEST NEGATIVE

I HAD SEX WITH 4 CONDOMS ON WITH PROSTITUTES 3 TIMES BUT ALL THE TIME WITH 4 CONDOMS AND I HAVE... Read more »
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amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

Are You Positive You're Negative?

...[myth] I'm monogamous so I don't need to be tested. [truth] Unless you are 100% sure that both you and your partner are HIV negative, monogamy is no guarantee. Do you really know the intimate history of all your past partners? If you are... Read more »
The Body

In Praise of HIV-Negative Gay Men

... Sometimes it seems there is a silent, wary truce between those of us who are positive and our friends who remain negative. We won't make them feel guilty about being negative if they don't blame us for being positive. But there are other... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV Tests Negative for Porn Actors Who Performed With "Patient Zero"

...Angeles Times on Friday. "We can confirm that all performers who have been tested as a result of being exposed have tested negative," said Steven Hirsch of Vivid, one of several adult-film companies that temporarily suspended filming after... Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Factors Associated With HIV Testing Among HIV-Positive and HIV-Negative High-Risk Adolescents: The REACH Study

...A recent issue of Pediatrics featured a study focusing on the HIV testing patterns of HIV-positive and HIV-negative high-risk adolescents to determine why, where, and when young people use such testing services. Methods Researchers recruited Read more »
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No symptoms and tested negative after 2 weeks?

Posted by matty4unet
...it was a week before that this night happened, i had a check up 2 weeks ago today, i have receieved my results and they are Negative. I have yet to this day had any symptoms that could be linked to the disease. The doctor also said the chances... Read more »

So many symptoms, still test negative

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Since this forum is about putting yourself at high-risk situation for HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases, it seems appropriate to provide a link to an unknown std viral illness group: To learn more about the aunknownstdviralillness group,... Read more »

test negative, but still have endless symptoms?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...of those before us and share what has been helpful to them. I created this board because anyone with symptoms but testing negative are ususally run of other boards and are told its all anxiety. I urge all members here to read the aidsmeds,... Read more »

Symptoms after negative test??

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hi everyone... I had a negative test at 6 weeks, and the guy I was with also had a negative test at 6 weeks. However, I have had a sore throat, swollen Read more »