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Getting Head Elisa

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How do I get it out of my head?

Dr. Bob, I have asked this question twice.Is an ELISA test done after 7 years of exposure reliable?I read on another site that an ELISA test is only reliable out to 6 years. But, a doctor who is affiliated with an HIV site in Singapore says that...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...antibody test is reliable 7 months, 7 years, 17 years and even 70 years after an exposure!So how do you "get it out of (your) head?" This problem is indeed "all in your head." Consequently, you need to see a "head" doctor. HIV is not your... Read more »

First Generation Elisa Sensitivity

Hi, Dr Bob. I love reading your responses and I adore your upbeat attitude.My first husband was... Read more »

re: Can't get it out of my head - donation promised for an answer

Dr BobMy original post is shown below. Thanks for the reply.And an update. I've seen the gastro... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

... Why Should You Get Tested for HIV? What Are HIV Antibody Tests? ELISA Western Blot (WB) Assay Indirect Immunofluorescence Assay (IFA) Window Period Interpretation Read more »
The Well Project

Getting HIV Drugs

...prescriptions through mail-order pharmacies. Speak to your insurance carrier about this option. (If you use mail order, plan ahead so you do not run out of your medications.) AIDS Drugs Assistance Program The AIDS Drug Assistance Program... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network


...potent regimen with either a protease inhibitor or an NNRTI. The zidovudine (AZT) in Combivir can cause fatigue and anemia. One head-to-head study against Truvada found greater toxicity with Combivir, due to anemia (see Retrovir). The warning on... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How Risky Is It?

...sores, through the moist lining of the opening of the penis, or through the cells in the mucous membrane in the foreskin or the head of the penis. What About Oral Sex? There have been many studies of HIV transmission through oral sex. They... Read more »
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Can't get it out of my head

Posted by kev2006, 5 Replies
After unprotected vaginal and oral with a woman about nine months ago, I've had thousands of symptoms and several anybody tests. The results were negative at 3.5 weeks, 7 weeks, 12 weeks, 5 months, 6 months and 8 months. Before the incident I was... Read more »

cut on head rubbed by stripper

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...visited a strip club and received two otherwise unremarkable lap dances. However, during the dances the stripper rubbed my head (which is bald and shaved) several times, joking about it being for good luck. I had a razor cut on top of my head... Read more »

33rd day elisa,cd4 count, and Viral load accurate?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...gmanbill and deb tex are right on. just one question. I went to the doctor and told him my symptoms. He checked me out from head to toe. He was just as concerned as I was, as I had swollen glands in my neck, rash on my back, and oral ulsures (sp)... Read more »

7 week elisa

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...questions! I truly appreciate the help and support that you all might be able to give. For all those in the same position keep your heads up and be safe. Read more »