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hiv swab testing and dentures

i finaly after 2 long years built up the curage to go get tested..its 12 months since i had unprotected anal sex with a person of unknown status and 7 months since i had unprotected oral sex with some one of unknown my question is would...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the oral fluid rapid test results. Yell WOO-HOO and start celebrating. Thanks for the donation to the Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation.Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

HIV from Swab

Dr Bob,First a disclaimer - yes this is going to sound crazy and will probably end up in your... Read more »

oral swab- this question's never been asked!!!

Hi, Dr. Bob, After a couple hours of scouring through all the posts on this wonderful forum, I... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: HIV-Positive and They Don't Know it

... Many HIV-positive gay men in Melbourne do not realize they are infected, according to a new prevalence study by the Burnet Institute. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Georgia: Women's Health Symposium Takes AIM at AIDS, More

... HIV education and prevention took a prominent role Saturday at a women's free health symposium in this central Georgia city. It was Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

District of Columbia: Event Blends Music, Screening

...dozens of teens swayed and danced to the lineup of local go-go music greats. Admission was free for anyone who first took an HIV swab test; for everyone else, the price was $10. "What we know is that go-go is a huge attraction," said Adam Tenner,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Sobering News for Teen Girls About HIV, AIDS

...alarming," said Maura Riordan, executive director of Women Organizing to Respond to Life-Threatening Diseases. The Oakland-based HIV/AIDS agency presented an HIV/AIDS event at a local high school on March 8 that included a 25-year-old Latina... Read more »
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oraquick advanced rapid hiv1/2 (oral swab)

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have taken the test using the oraquick advanced rapid hiv1/2 antibody test (oral swab). I thought I was sure of the negative result that I rcvd at 15 weeks post expo. But I find my Read more »

No Symptoms, but Tested POS mouth swab

Posted by Guest8923, 2 Replies
...I just need a little encouragement. I took a mouth swab in May 2008 and it was + for HIV. I took a full blood test at my drs office tested neg, i waited 8 months to make sure and tested neg again. I still have anxiety Read more »

Things to know about HIV Transmission

Posted by health2010, 1 Reply it true that an hiv test is invalid if the blood drawn for the test is among several drawings of blood duirng the same session for other tests? Read more »

oral swab testing concern

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I recently tested negative using quick at my nearest clinic. I tested outside of the window period which was 7 mths. My concern is that I may have performed the test wrong. I was told to brush my gums for a period o time, then the nurse put the... Read more »