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RE:Will HINI Vaccination casued my HIV test result to be fault negative?

Hi Dr Bob!! i have been writing to you since 4 years ago and finally i have enough of the fear so i got myself tested. I told my case to my Hep B Doc and she is very nice to me.This is the 1st time you answered my question and i was so delighted!! I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Dr. FrascinoHi,Flu vaccinations may cause false-positive HIV-antibody screening tests, but they cannot cause "false negative" test results.By the way, what is "varginal sex?" Sounds kinky.Be well. Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »

Worried that early test results are 'false negative'

Hello Dr. Bob,Thought for sure I was hiv infected from my first (and for sure last M2M oral... Read more »

false negative test result

hi DR BOB I wanted to ask if an anti anxiety medication ( CITALOPRAM-CIPRMIL ) causes false... Read more »
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Negative HIV Antibody Test Results Among People Treated During Acute/Early Infection

...It is a scenario that keeps the worried well worried: the possibility of a false negative HIV antibody test. Since HIV screening began, it has been acknowledged that false negative results do occur with ELISA assays, Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: HIV Tests Negative for Porn Actors Who Performed With "Patient Zero"

...first-generation and second-generation exposures there are "due to confidentiality," he said. Hirsh said he will wait for final test results from one of the first-generation performers before Vivid starts filming again. "We are just being... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Couple Can Sue Insurance Company for Not Disclosing HIV-Positive Test Result, Court of Appeals Rules

...Although Farm Bureau sent a letter to the couple telling them their life insurance application had been denied because of blood test results, it failed to inform them that they had tested HIV-positive. Instead, Farm Bureau offered to send the... Read more »
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Has anyone tested negative after all this

Posted by Redeye77, 1 Reply
...legitimate risk such as unprotected vaginal or anal sex, had all the 'classic symptoms' including swollen lymph nodes and tested negative still beyond the window period? Read more »

Tested negative but still showing symptoms...

Posted by anonymoususer, 2 Replies
...since. I started to get a cough sometime in December 07. Finally in early March 08 I got tested, the 20-minute test, and it was negative. Later that month I took the blood test - again, negative. My doctor told me to not worry about it, that I... 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 Read more »

Tested Negative, but ex tested positive...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...My ex tested negative a month after our last encounter but he tested positive seven months after that encounter... I decided to get tested days Read more »