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Delayed Seroconversion And False Negative

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possible late seroconversion

HI Dr.BOB, first of all i want to thank you for your great service and appologies form my poor english. this is my story: I`m 27 old bisexual guy from france, and in the begining of may(10 th) i had unprotected oral sex( receptive/giving) with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Bonjour,Si tu veux tu peux m'crire dans la langue de Molire!The HIV-acquisition risk for oral sex is very low. Your negative HIV tests out to 12.5 weeks are definitive and conclusive. The corticosteroids in your asthmas and allergic rhinitis... Read more »

85 day test results (still worried please answer)

Dr. Bob, I emailed you on the 9th of Dec. to first say that I got my 85 day test results back... Read more »

fibroids and HIV antibody test.

Dr. Bob, My friend has fibroids in her uretus, due to which i think she has lots of bleeding and... Read more »
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2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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

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

Acute HIV Infection

...health care provider about getting tested for HIV. Testing for Acute HIV Infection The normal HIV blood test will come back negative for someone who was infected very recently. The test looks for antibodies produced by the immune system to... Read more »
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confused about cdc

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Known Exposure Most infected persons will develop detectable HIV antibody within 3 months of exposure (126). If the initial negative HIV test was conducted within the first 3 months after exposure, repeat testing should be considered >3... Read more »

Negative at 24 weeks.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I recently tested negative at 24 weeks after an exposure. I also tested negative at 12 weeks. Can I assume I don't have HIV or do I need to wait the full Read more »

wtf

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...infection and vice versa. HIV-infected patients may have abnormal (unusually high, low, or fluctuating titers) test results. False-negative results or delayed seroconversion have been reported. Nevertheless, both TP and NT tests can be... Read more »

please help I think I have syphillis and hiv

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...infection and vice versa. HIV-infected patients may have abnormal (unusually high, low, or fluctuating titers) test results. False-negative results or delayed seroconversion have been reported. Nevertheless, both TP and NT tests can be... Read more »