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prednisone & hiv test

Posted by vicman72, 2 Replies
...Hello: i just want to know if prednisone could affect the hiv test ( elisa ). i was on prednisone for 7 day ( 40 mg 2 days and 20 mg for 5 days). i took the elisa test a week after that Read more »

Would like to be certain

Posted by boots, 2 Replies
...in my nose and as soon as I get done with the pred the swellen comes right back.. My WBC is 12.5.. Should I be worried about HIV at this point?? I have had no other exposures since 2007 I am married I just want to ease my mind here before I ask... Read more »

Can I put the fears to rest?

Posted by bigdogdog, 1 Reply
...blood panel and std testing. Results were negative. Since then I have had three more tests, they were The OraQuick ADVANCE Rapid HIV- 1/2 Antibody Test. Each was negative with the last on February 4th, 2009 at day 107. Can I comfortably move on... Read more »

Symptoms vs. testing history - what should I do?

Posted by Tryin2BRational, 3 Replies
...I am trying desperately to find some closure to an ongoing concern I?ve had about possibly acquiring HIV. I would appreciate your advice. In early March 2006, I had an unprotected sexual encounter with a woman whom I met in a bar. Read more »