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How Long Do I Wait To Get Tested After Sex With Hooker

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HIV Testing 101

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Hepatitis Testing and HIV

Dr. McGovern, I received a hepatitis b antibody test ~19 weeks after a potentially risky encounter. The encounter was comprised of a shared sex toy. i was anally penetrated by a sex toy that was possibly used on someone else prior to it being used...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Yes, I would also test for HCV and HIV to be certain those are negative.If you had acquired hepatitis B infection, by 19 weeks I would have expected your hepatitis B core to be positive...so since your surface antibody was also non-reactive, I would... Read more »

can a person get tested pos after a negative test?

Im hiv+ i don't know for how long but it was detected a couple months ago, i've had sex with my boyfriend about 3 times before that, he got tested after i was detected and his test got neg. he's a top and im worry because he has to get another test,...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Yes, depending on the timing of possible exposure and timing of when the test was performed. Read more »

HIV testing, how long should you wait

how long should you wait after having unprotected sex to be tested for HIV?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...immediately to rule out the fact that you may have been infected with HIV from a previous exposure. Otherwise, regualrt antibody testing should be done at 6 and 12 weeks. If at any time during this period you develop any symptoms sugegstive of... Read more »

hiv and getting pregnant

I had a possible exposure last week with a sex trade worker though I wore a condom but inserted fingers without protection.Question: My girlfriend wants to start a family as soon as possible. I know I have to be tested first as I don't want to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...condom-protected sex plus finger-unprotected sex is essentially nonexistent, assuming you used a latex condom properly. If you want to get tested, a 3-month test would give you a definitive result. Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »
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HIV Health Checklist

...booster shots more than once every 10 years, or after 5 years if injured Measles, Mumps and Rubella vaccine usually gives life-long protection. If you did not get these vaccines as a child, you should get an MMR vaccination. However, this live... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...unaware of your status also means that you could pass HIV to others without knowing it. For women who plan to become pregnant, testing is especially important. If a woman is infected with HIV, medical care and certain drugs given during... Read more »
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Safer Sex Guidelines

...tested, or they might have gotten the test too soon after they were exposed to HIV. Fact Sheet 102 has more information on HIV testing. What if Both People Are Already Infected? Some people who are HIV-infected don't see the need to follow... Read more »
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Women and HIV Viral Load

...reasons (problems with drug absorption, adherence, or drug resistance) and take steps to correct the problem, including additional testing and considering changing drug treatments. Women and Viral Load Our understanding of viral load has... Read more »
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TESTING INFO

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...3 month, 13 weeks, 90 days is considered conclusive with HIV testing. Wheather with Orasure, Oraquick, home Access or Blood test 13 weeks is consider conclusive. A 3rd Gen Elisa test is consider Read more »

Mouth sores

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...sweats sometimes (none at night while sleeping) but still no real fever (99.5 tops a couple of times but nothing like that in a long time). The Dr. put me on augmentin875 a strong antibiotic and he was horrified when I told him about the hooker... Read more »

Wondering about test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...weeks. Is it safe enough for me to feel good about being negative?? I just get scared about bering one of those who takes to long to test pos. thanks! Read more »

Question for BK 2004

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
HI, You seem very knowledgeable about this subject. If I may I need some advise. I am a married man, very worried I contracted HIV. My exposure is protected vaginal sex with prostitutes, and unprotected oral. This has been eating me for 10 mos now.... Read more »