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Pcr Dna Results After Touching Vaginal Fluid

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please clarify the results....... will do a donation of $30

Dear Doctor........please give me your openion I took a HIV DNA PCR test on 13th December nearly at 11:00am. My last exposure (lap dance) was on 6th December nearly at 3:00pm. I got the result just now. Below is my results. Please let me know your...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...negative HIV-antibody test, you'll need to wait until the three-month mark from the date of your last potential exposure.2. HIV PCR DNA tests are not approved for HIV diagnosis.3. The only tests you have taken so far are HIV-specific tests. If... Read more »

Touched penis after removing condom.

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HIV Transmission

...body fluid or tissue does not mean that HIV is transmitted by that body fluid or tissue. Only specific fluids (blood, semen, vaginal secretions, and breast milk) from an HIV-infected person can transmit HIV. These specific fluids must come in... Read more »
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Posted by Just_Somebody, 3 Replies
...what i said what is the chance I could have caught something by jerking myself with a hand that pulled off a condom that had vaginal secretion on it. (Sidenote I was already worked up and so I came really quick, basically like 15-20 seconds of... Read more »

vaginal secretions

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Can HIV be transmitted from pre-cum to vaginal secretions, or does it have to directly enter the bloodstream through a cut or sore? Read more »

need an answer

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...following tests: hiv antibody at 2 weeks (i know it was too soon but was too nervous to ask my family doc for something else) pcr rna at 4 weeks, and pcr dna w/eia at 8 weeks...all of which were neg. the symptoms finally dissapeared after... Read more »

HIV symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...a swollen tongue are that the teeth ridges are imprinted on the tongue. It makes the tongue looked indented where the tongue touches the teeth. In May, my armpits had a tingly and slightly painful feeling. The painful feeling would come and go.... Read more »