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Hiv Test Take More Than Three Weeks

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if Dr. Bob was French... ? (SIX WEEKS VERSUS THREE MONTH HIV TESTS)

Doctor Bob,suppose for a minute you were French - or just being in doctor in France. The authorities there consider an Antibody/Antigen test conclusive at 6 weeks. (For standard Ab tests, they say 3 months, like CDC). Ok. Now, someone asks you in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...response do not reside in France. HIV testing is not exactly the same worldwide. The availability of different generations of HIV tests varies considerably from place to place. So if you and I were both in Paris, I would advise if the French... Read more »

What is the Reliability of neg Hiv test at 8 weeks?

Hello Dr. Bob, I have asked questions before, and I French kissed a lady on two occassions for two... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Be Greater Than AIDS: Get Yourself Tested Week Promotes Free HIV Testing June 19-27, 2010

...especially young people, to get tested for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the week leading up to National HIV Testing Day (June 27th). The campaign will spotlight 10 cities -- Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Houston,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Free HIV Testing at Weeks School

... The annual "Summer Sizzler" community HIV testing event will take place Monday at Edwin E. Weeks Middle School, 710 Hawley Ave. in Syracuse. Free, rapid-result HIV testing Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: HIV Tests Available in Awareness Week

...recognition of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health is offering free, confidential HIV testing this week. On Wednesday, testing will be offered 1-4:30 p.m. at Walb Student Union, room 114,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigerian Government Plans Week to Encourage Citizens to Receive HIV Tests, Official Announces

...National Agency for the Control of AIDS , commended the government's efforts to curb the spread of the disease through increased HIV testing ( This Day , 10/10). Back to other news for October 2008 Search the Newsroom archive This... Read more »
Connect With Others

How conclusive is an Hiv test at four weeks?

Posted by worriedsick, 2 Replies
...grain of salt? Or is it a good step in the right direction? Does anyone know the level of conclusiveness after 30 days for an HIV test? Read more »

hiv test at 7 weeks

Posted by ironman82, 1 Reply
...last about 2 minutes and we have protected sex. After the exposure, i have some flu, joint arches but no fever. I got tested on week 7 and it came out negative. During waiting for the results, i always think negatively which make me cant sleep... Read more »

concern

Posted by johnson39595, 1 Reply
...some painful little areas that came and went after the incident. I am worried that I may have contracted HIV. I tested at three weeks and it was negative, I have been told by my doc today to wait another two more weeks to test again. I feel ok, I... Read more »

Condom breakage? Scared!

Posted by worriedsick, 4 Replies
...it? It looked like it was intact, but could there have been a small hole. It was not ripped from tip to bottom... I had an HIV test about three + weeks after the encounter which came back negative. i just am freaking out for this current... Read more »