Deep Kissing And Dna Pcr Testing
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Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesPCR testing in your case is not necessary. Nor is antibody screening. In fact, no testing is necessary!There is no evidence that HIV is transmitted through contact with saliva during kissing. If it were, we'd be a lot worse off.RMK... Read more »
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DNA Testing Method Can Identify Twice as Many Throat and Rectal Gonorrhea and Chlamydia Infections as Traditional Bacterial CultureA new study shows that a more efficient STD screening method -- called a nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) -- can detect at least twice as many oropharyngeal (throat) and rectal gonorrhea and chlamydia infections as a bacterial culture test,... Read more »
N.Y. Legislature Approves Bill Allowing Access to PCR Test for Emergency Personnel Potentially Exposed to HIVThe New York Legislature has unanimously approved identical bills (S 5424 , A 576 ) that would allow police officers and other emergency personnel who are potentially exposed to HIV on the job to access an HIV test that can detect the virus more... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHello,
I was kindly wondering if anyone could give an opinion on a negative PCR DNA Qualitative test at 32 days? Can I breath easier?
I had a low risk scratch with an instrument that scratched someone who has HIV. The scratch really didn't cause any... Read more »
Posted by Katietaylor, 1 ReplyPlease can someone give me their honest opinion on whether this is a reason for me to be concerned and tested?
Im going out of my mind with worry and keep checking my body for HIV symptoms due what I believe my risky exposure.
Im a 34 year old woman... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI dont realy know how to explain, ive been deep kissing a girl in advanced hiv status, since that exposure that someone said theres now risk i have been with candidiasis, angular cheilitis, pains in the gums, all my life as ended, or almost ended, i... Read more »
Posted by TopGuy1, 1 ReplyAbout a month ago I had sex with a couple of guys on a vacation, in gay sauna. They gave me oral and we kissed (real deep french kissing), no anal. I had something like a zit on the penis and canker sore in the mouth. One guy rimmed me.
A week after... Read more »
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