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Cut In Mouth Negative Elisa At 3 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
...eposure at a strip club in SF. I received an uprotected blowjob and did rapid test bout 14 weeks after the exposure which was negative. Can I take this as conclusive and do a woohooo? I see in some of your answers you say test at 3 and 6 months.... Read more »

what is the winow period 3 or 6 months? Can Whooo after 3?

Hi Doctor,You do a wonderful service here and I have question regarding an eposure at a strip club... Read more »

more of a comment than a question (3 MONTHS VERSUS 6 MONTHS, 2009)

Dear Dr. Bob,It's Rob here again (president of the ex-worried well club). So I've started... Read more »
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HIV Testing

...plan early treatment and intervention, improving your chances of slowing down the progression of HIV disease. If you test negative, you may feel less anxious. By knowing your status, you can find out whether or not you can infect... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...transmission through wet clothing. Having sex in a monogamous (faithful) relationship is safe if: Both of you are uninfected (HIV-negative); You both have sex only with your partner; and Neither one of you gets exposed to HIV through drug use... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...takes from three weeks to two months for your immune system to produce HIV antibodies. During this "window period" you can test negative for HIV even if you are infected. If you think you were exposed to HIV, you should wait for two months... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Nelfinavir (Viracept)

...according to instructions, on schedule, and not to skip or reduce doses. How Is Nelfinavir Taken? Nelfinavir is taken by mouth as a capsule. It should be taken with a meal or a light snack. The original dose was 750 milligrams (mg) three... Read more »
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Tset 1 year

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...She may have cut me but i cant remember but i became very sick after with something that resembled mono.I had all std tests neg and mono neg. I had burning urination (folliculitis which i still have 1 year later) post nasal drip swollen glands... Read more »

6 weeks test

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...and im feeling better, but always with a dry mouth. lots of liquid i need. i tested for elisa p24 and antibody at four weeks, negative. today at six week im gonna test. im going right now. im very freaked. if it becomes negative, can i be relaxed... Read more »

OK. Again, more info on the 3 month window period.

Posted by Anonymous
...majority." So, if the p24 antigen test miss the window, would elisa pick up the antibody since the current generation of the elisa assay is ultra sensitive?? In the past, you have also indicated that p24 antigen will not disappear unless antibody... Read more »

Some Posts re: WINDOW

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...revolves around the disease so I would think they know what they are talking about In regard to your question about testing negative at 5 1/2 months, this is actually a very common question. A test result at 6 months is considered conclusive.... Read more »