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Dried Semen Negative Elisa At 16 Weeks

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...types of ELISAs that use saliva and urine have also been developed. The actual ELISA takes 3.5 to 4 hours, but most test sites send samples to outside labs, where they are tested in batches, so you may have to wait one to two weeks for results. Beyond the Window Period ELISA tests are very rarely "false negative." This means if you have a negative test result, and you had met the Window Period guidelines after the last potential...
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The Return of Captain Pee Pee and his Windigo

Hey Doc, never thought I would be writing you back, but here I am. A nosebleed that appeared out of nowhere is what brings me back. Not quite sure if you remember me, but here's a quick summary:Exposure mid March 09DNA PCR Day 21Numerous Lab based...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...think I am really losing my mind. Nov 1, 2009Hey Doc Bob,So I had my final test at 7 months via home access. As predicted it was negative! The problem is, my partner is experiencing some medical problems such as body splotches, gastrointenstinal... Read more »

Captain Pee Pee & Windigo worried.

Okay Doc, here is the long and short of it. Vaginal with Korean Massage Girl mid April.8 days after "psoriaform" lesion on glans. Semen becomes yellow and clumpy, but clears after a week.Three trips to ER two weeks after exposure for vomiting,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Poo, we need to seriously consider doing something a bout your name! Love you too Poo! Dr. Bob Big weenie guy once again (6 WEEKS VS 3 MONTHS VS 6 MONTHS, 2009) May 26, 2009 Dr.Bob, hope you remember me. I have a 2 questions for you. 1. I had... Read more »

Positive ELISA, negative Western Blot and 29 weeks Pregnant

I am a 37 year old female,Im 29 weeks pregnant with my second child. My both the pregnancy was through IVF. I been married for 12 years. At a routine Pre-natal visit during my first trimester in JULY 09 blood test my HIV came negative . Again I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,A positive ELISA HIV-antibody test followed by a negative confirmatory Western Blot test is considered a negative HIV-screening test. You've now had essentially two negative HIV-screening Read more »

Windigos and Aliens for Doc Bob (Please just take a look)

Doc,A close friend of mine has been linking to the following:http://www.humanaevitaepriests.org/faithful_condom_user.pdf to support his views on abstinence. I'm trying to explain to him this is dangerous to be pushing around, especially for a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...April. 8 days after "psoriaform" lesion on glans. Semen becomes yellow and clumpy, but clears after a week. Three trips to ER two weeks after exposure for vomiting, diarrhea and problems sleeping. Labs: Blood 80% high neutrophils, low lymphocytes... Read more »
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The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...married)." The reality: Were you tested for HIV before you got into the relationship? Was your partner? Were both tests negative? And do you spend 24 hours a day together? If you're faithful, but he or she is not, or he or she was already HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...It is possible for either sex partner to become infected with HIV during anal sex. HIV can be found in the blood, semen, pre-seminal fluid, or vaginal fluid of a person infected with the virus. In general, the person receiving the semen is at... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...can detect a viral load a few days after HIV infection. This is better than the standard HIV (antibody) test, which can be "negative" for 2 to 6 months after HIV infection. (See Fact Sheet 102 for more information on HIV antibody testing.) For ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...arrange for HIV testing at any Public Health office, or at your doctor's office. Test results are usually available within two weeks. In the US, call the National AIDS Hotline, (800) 342-2437. The most common HIV test is a blood test. Newer tests... Read more »
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Western Blot Test

Posted by yes1, 4 Replies
...What is the accuracy of the Western Blot at 7, 8, 9, and 10 weeks? Read more »

so ELISA tests NEVER give a false negative?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Is this statement correct? Read more »

Negative PCR and ELISA at six weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...weeks later after reading about hiv symptoms, I began having a number of symptoms including rash. I had elisa and pcr test negative at 45 days. Also saw a doctor who said symptoms could be caused by many other things, but still suggested follow... Read more »

Negative ELISA at 14 Weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I tested negative on ELISA at 14 weeks post exposure (I should know, I counted the days). I wasn't sure if it was 3 calendar months or 12 weeks, so I took the conservative Read more »