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Anyone Tested Positive and have symptoms after 3 Months Negative Result ?

Posted by sagarpoz2013, 1 Reply
Hi everyone here,
May God Bless u all with Strength to deal with the situaton.
I am here because i had a HIV exposure with a Hiv+ girl
around 6 months back. and had my 3 months IVth generation Negative result. But after 4 months i have been suffering... Read more »

19 weeks hiv test negative but still have lot of symptoms

Posted by aj676, 1 Reply
Hi friends..i had sex with sex worker on 20th december 2013 twice with condom. It was a very raw sex but as per my knowldge the condoms were intact. Two days after the incident i had slept normaly but woke up with some itching on penis head. I will... Read more »

6 week test HIV negative after needle stick from HIV negative patient

Posted by Faith1970, 1 Reply
I pricked my finger after I inserted a 20 gauge IV. The needle did not retract all the way and it pricked my finger through my glove. The patient was tested that day and was negative for HIV, positive for Hep C. I was tested for HIV and Hep C 6... Read more »

Test results are negative!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hey is anyone else noticing a pattern on here???? ;-)
A lot of us are negative, there is hope!
Just thought I better mark my negative result for the record, I feel so blessed by God for seeing me through this experience and for building my faith and... Read more »

Negative Test / Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi Friends,

From what I read on this board, is it correct in assuming that I don't have HIV, even though symptoms are present. I have tested negative out now for 8 months. So my symptoms that I am having would not be HIV. I had sex with a sex... Read more »
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same symptoms but test result negative

i have sexual relation with a lady only one time,without condom, in jan 9th 2014.after after 14 weeks i tested hiv result is non reactive. but i have still some symptoms same like hiv symptoms,sore throat, headache. ...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there,Those symptoms are not HIV-related. Your 14 week test is conclusive. You are HIV negative. If your symptoms persist I would suggest a visit to the doctor to determine what could causing them. In health,Richard... Read more »


Dear Doctor,Hope you had a pleasant vacations.Well doctor i couldnt take out fear from myself and got myself tested again at 120 and 138 days after my sexperience ( how stupid) with sex workers on 3rd and 15th October 2010.Since my last encounter i...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello AKASH,1. Nope.2. Nope.3. Absolutely none.As you can see, my assessment if your problem hasn't changed. I would now suggest you seek the help of a mental health professional (psychiatrist, psychologist, counselor). Your problem is not HIV,... Read more »

6 Week negative hiv result + no symptoms.

Hello there, I am 23 years old, come from a very conservative family, I only had sex once in my entire life, was with a fellow college student in the U.K. that I met randomly at the club and never saw her again. There might have been some...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiThe testing guidelines for HIV are to be initially tested at 3 weeks post exposure and then again at 90 days. As long as there are no other exposures happened during this time frame than the results are conclusive.Since you tested negative at the... Read more »

Thanks - Negative HIV results (so far) but similar symptoms

Dr Bob,I don't have a question...I just wanted to send an email thanking you for the support you regularly provide. In turn, I would like to pledge a $200 donation to your foundation in the hope that my small contribution will allow you to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Grateful Married Guy,Thank you for your kind comments and generous donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation. Both are very warmly appreciated. Please know that your one gift will touch the lives of many in desperate need. On... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Results by Phone: Can We Predict Who Will Test HIV-Negative?

To study a requirement that all patients return to the health care setting to learn their HIV test results, the researchers described the number of HIV cases detected at Sydney Sexual Health Center among persons who disclosed no known risk factors... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Providing HIV-Negative Results to Low-Risk Clients by Telephone

Health department policies in Australia differ in their recommendations regarding giving patients their HIV test results. Traditionally, all HIV results have been provided in person. The team undertook the current study to trial the provision of... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Zuma Publicly Reveals Results of HIV Test, Launching Government Testing, Treatment Drive

South African President Jacob Zuma on Sunday publicly announced that his most recent HIV test had come back negative, "as his government rolled out a major AIDS prevention and treatment campaign," the Los Angeles Times reports. "Zuma's HIV exam... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Simply Rob: Advocate and Artist, a Man of Words Uses Them to Spread Truth

Rob Vassilarakis All the negative HIV test results Rob Vassilarakis kept getting made him think he was having safe enough sex. "I was wrong," he says. In 1993, at age 22, he tested positive for HIV. "When I was 17, I was disowned for being... Read more »