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My Doc still say more test What gives

I had one time unpertected sex with a female about 7 month ago I have tested NEG on the following test 32 days DNA PCR, 6,12,18, 25 weeks EIA, and 7,12,16,26 Rapid all NEG. He sent me for a test now at 29 weeks that I am still wating the resoults.....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,The only thing wrong with you is that you need a new, more competent doctor! Your repeatedly negative HIV tests out to 26 weeks are definitive, conclusive and excessive. No further HIV testing is warranted. Whatever is causing your "small... Read more »

HIV Test is giving sporadic results

Hi, I had a broken condom case about 3 and a half months ago, and yesterday, I went to a test... Read more »

Re: Baseline HIV Testing before giving PEP? (PEP AND THE NEED FOR HIV SPECIALIST, 2011)

Thank you so much for your answer Dr. Bob, I will be looking for another HIV specialist to follow... Read more »
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New Jersey Promotes HIV Test That Gives Quick Results

On Feb. 2, the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services launched a $2 million advertising campaign to encourage residents to take advantage of free rapid HIV testing at publicly funded counseling and testing sites across the state. The... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Drug-Resistance Test Gives Hope to TB Fight

On Monday, the World Health Organization unveiled a molecular test that will quickly allow doctors in poor countries to determine if a patient's TB is multidrug-resistant (MDR-TB). Created by Germany-based Hain Lifescience and Innogenetics, the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rhode Island: LGBTQ Gives Free HIV Testing, Raises AIDS Awareness

Faculty members at the University of Rhode Island are helping people learn their HIV status and preventing them from transmitting the disease. In honor of World AIDS Day, December 1, Annie Kosar, coordinator of the LGBTQ Programs and Services at the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: HIV Result Giving. Is it Time to Change Our Thinking?

An integral component of the HIV testing process is ensuring that patients receive post-test discussion when learning their results. New South Wales Health Department (NSW Health) policy recommends in-person results for all patients undergoing HIV... Read more »
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Something has got to give:

Posted by coby, 4 Replies
You guy's I'm getting really scared! My ears are really popping and hardly have no saliva in mouth, went to the dentist and was told that I geographical tongue. My husband has went almost completely grey at 41 in a matter of 2 months. We are both... Read more »

Scared, Elisa tests

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Can someone give me any insight on ELisa testing? I have taken 3 different hiv elisa test. one at 2 weeks, one at 5 weeks and one at 9 weeks all negative. My risk was unprotected vaginal sex for 2 or so minutes. I am going for another test next... Read more »

Scared by delayed test results!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
On January 8, I had an anonymous HIV test done at a aids network office. The test results were supposed to be back after two weeks, and are normally only available on Thursdays. Today was week three and they are still not back. The staff keeps... Read more »

Recently tested postive, symptomatic, scared

Posted by newlander, 5 Replies
Hey all

I recently went in to test for HIV four years after what i thought was low risk, tested to six weeks neg and stopped like an idiot. Now I tested positive after lymph glands going up and weight loss. I'm goint to get the Viral Load test and... Read more »