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How Do U Know For Sure If U Have Hiv

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Partner+ I am - how long before I know for sure?

My boyfriend of 14 years has just found out he is postive. I have had HIV 1&2 /p24 Ag screen which is negative. My doctor thinks I should be fine even though I have been exposed to him in the last 4 weeks - how long should I wait to be tested...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Sorry to hear about your partner's recent diagnosis.As a reminder to our readers, I should point out I've addressed questions similar to yours many times in the past. Consequently the information you desire was already waiting for you... Read more »

How do you ever know for sure?

How can you be completely sure your not a person that takes a year to turn hiv positive? I have a... Read more »

HOW DO YOU KNOW FOR SURE?????

Dr. McGovern, Hello Dr. McGovern how are you? I wanted to ask your opinion on... Read more »
Articles
National Association of People With AIDS

OraSure and the National Association of People With AIDS Launch Third Annual ''Mayors Campaign Against HIV'' for National HIV Testing Day

33 U.S. Mayors Unite to Promote HIV Screening on June 27th, National HIV Testing Day OraSure, NAPWA, City, State and Local Agencies to Open NASDAQ Stock Market Bethlehem, PA --... Read more »
National Association of People With AIDS

OraSure Rolls Out First In-Home Rapid Oral HIV Test

NAPWA's Steve Bailous (r) with Magic Johnson The face of HIV testing changed forever, October 9, when OraSure Technologies announced that its OraQuick In-Home HIV Test is now available in stores , retailing for about $40 and allowing the user to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

FDA Panel Backs OraSure's In-Home HIV Test

A panel of outside experts voted unanimously on Tuesday to recommend that the Food and Drug Administration approve OraSure Technologies Inc.'s OraQuick In-Home HIV Test. The 17-member FDA advisory committee said the benefits of people knowing their... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

FDA Panel to Review Proposal to Make OraSure Technologies' Rapid HIV Test Available for At-Home Use

An advisory panel of FDA on Nov. 3 is scheduled to review a proposal to make OraSure Technologies ' rapid HIV test available for use in the home, the New York Times reports. After the panel makes a recommendation, OraSure said it likely will... Read more »
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Infected of sth for sure... Dont know what though.

Posted by Anonymous
Hello,

I'm a straight guy in my 22s. Had sex with a girl about 4 months ago and my condom broke, so i was inside her for some minutes. After that i had no symptoms. However, since then i've been seeing a girl and we always used condom for sex. About... Read more »

I think I'm having HIV symptoms, but am not sure

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hello.
I'm very very frightened and did not know where else to go. I thought someone out there might be able to help me or give me some advice on what to do.
I've been having what I think may be HIV symptoms. I have very swolen lymph glands in my... Read more »

100% Sure I am infected

Posted by iknowigotit, 5 Replies
So this friday i will be told i am hiv positive. Not because it has shown up on a test(as of my last hiv test oralsure swab @ 11wk was negative). So on 02/05 I went to an HIV specialist and explained my reason for knowing i am hiv. I have all the... Read more »

My dad has HIV, but he doesn't know I now know......

Posted by ibookg414, 5 Replies
Well, I just recently found out my gay dad is HIV positive, but he doesn't know that I know. I was over at his house recently (my parents are divorced) (im 18, he's 50) and I opened 1 drawer, which I had no clue was his medicine cabinet, saw all... Read more »