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Likelihood Of Becoming Positive After 11.5 Week Negative

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Likelihood I am negative based on below tests, please answer.

I recently had a high risk exposure, November 18th, 2013. That was the last time I had unprotected sex with my partner who a week later told me he was diagnosed with HIV which he was unaware about, he explained he had thought he had received it from...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
An antibody test alone is not conclusive until 3 to 6 months after exposure. Tests for the virus itself such as RNA or p24 are positive within days of infection. I believe you did not acquire HIV. To convince yourself, I recommend either an RNA or... Read more »

False negative test likelihood?

Dear Mark,I've been HepC positive for 15 years now, albeit with the unusual genotype 4. I also... Read more »

likelihood of HIV infection

Dear Dr. Cordova,I had a western Blot test after exactly 12 weeks having unprotected sex with a HIV... Read more »
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Willingness to Use HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis and the Likelihood of Decreased Condom Use Are Both Associated With Unprotected Anal Intercourse and the Perceived Likelihood of Becoming HIV Positive Among Australian Gay and Bisexual Men

The research team conducted the current study to determine Australian gay and bisexual men's willingness to use HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), as well as the likelihood of decreased use of condoms. In April-May 2011, a national online... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Early HIV Treatment Reduces Death, Likelihood of TB, Study Finds

"Early treatment for HIV cuts patients' risk of death by about 75 percent," according to a study conducted in Haiti and published Thursday in the New England Journal of Medicine , Bloomberg Businessweek reports. The study also demonstrated that... Read more »
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The issue of dose optimisation is important for several reasons, ranging from finding the right dose for an individual patient that achieves the highest probability of therapeutic success with the lowest risk of adverse events, to as a strategy to... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

HIV-Positive Black Women in North Carolina More Likely to Be Poor, Unemployed Than HIV-Negative Black Women, Study Says

HIV-positive black women in North Carolina are more likely to be poor, unemployed and willing to trade sex for drugs, money or shelter than HIV-negative black women, according to a study published in the Feb. 4 issue of CDC 's Morbidity and... Read more »
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10 week negative antibody

Posted by Curly, 1 Reply
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negative at 6 weeks, positive at 13 weeks?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I've got another week to go until my 13 week test. My 6 week came back negative. What are the chances that the 13 week could be positive if the 6 was negative? Did any of you test negative at 6 weeks and then positive at 13 weeks?
Scared Shitless
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Likelihood of contracting HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
7 weeks ago I made the stupid mistake of having unprotected sex with this girl, a one-night stand. I was having [vaginal] intercourse with the girl for maybe 10 minutes at most, when I felt like I was about to ejaculate, so I pulled out (I wasn't... Read more »

chances of a 6 week negative turning positive duo

Posted by anxious66, 4 Replies
Has anyone actually seroconverted after a 6-8 week negative? Or has anyone heard of this happening? i can't trust in my negative 6 week 4th gen duo test result as being conclusive because i still have a few symptoms such as an irritated throat and... Read more »