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Hiv Exposure Testing

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HIV Exposure, Test at 10 weeks and pregnant wife

Hi,I'm a bi-sex male and at the beginning of Sep 07 I had protected sex with a professional sex worker (male) in Newark. During the exposure I kissed his penis but have not performed oral on him without protection. I then received anal sex from the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...else? yes, it's theoretically possible, because HIV-antibody tests performed prior to three months from the date of potential HIV exposure are not considered to be conclusive. As for your wife's negative HIV test despite your having unprotected... Read more »

HIV test after 7 months - exposure with HIV positive person

Dear doctor,I tested negative on fourth generation HIV A,B/p24 test on day 223 since my oral... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Wisconsin Governor Signs Bill Allowing Teachers to Request HIV Tests After Exposure to Students' Blood

Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle (D) on Friday signed a bill ( SB 230 ) that will allow teachers to require students to take an HIV test if a teacher is exposed to their blood, the AP/ St. Paul Pioneer Press reports (Richmond, AP/ St. Paul Pioneer Press... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Students at Missouri High School Tested for HIV Following Concern of Exposure to Virus, AP/Google.com Reports

...Oct. 9 and by the next day had determined, with the help of the health department, how to release the information and handle testing, according to the AP/Google.com. According to the AP/Google.com, the district is consulting with national... Read more »
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FAQs About HIV Testing From TheBody.com's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...three months after your exposure. Window Period for HIV Is there any harm in waiting the full six months after my HIV exposure and getting tested for HIV once, rather than putting myself through the anxiety of one test at eight weeks,... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...(IFA) Window Period Interpretation of Test Results Accuracy of Antibody Tests Anonymous HIV Testing Confidential HIV Testing HIV Name-Based Reporting Partner Notification Orasure Test... Read more »
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Testing for Hiv-accuracy of test after Exposure!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Anyone please help with this one!! IF you had a possible exposure to Hiv, how long Before Tests will pick up the infection, and how accurate are the rapid Hiv tests against the Elisa tests? If you are Elisa negative at 8 weeks after infection and 12... Read more »

When Can I Feel Safe?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...I had an exposure of unprotected sex about 2 months ago and recently tested negative for hiv. How soon after exposure and testing negative can I feel at ease that I am not infected? I recently developed a swollen lymph node gland and am totally... Read more »

I hate the internet ...

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Before I start, I just wanna say that there are SOME places on the depresing landscape which offer reassuring and very helpful advice - to be honest, there are just two: AIDSmeds and thebody - consider them no applicable with the following rant ... ... Read more »

hiv exposure

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
on april 16 i had unprotected oral and vaginal sex with an hiv+ man. I had test done on july 2 came back negative. Should i test again Read more »