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Innovative Rapid HIV Test Appears to Detect Acute HIV; OraQuick Rapid Saliva Tests Found to Be Not Very Accurate for High Risk TestersMy name's Chris Pilcher and I'm a HIV researcher from UCSF [University of California, San Francisco]. I'm principally interested in HIV diagnostics and particularly in detecting and managing acute HIV infection. The poster is appropriately titled,... Read more »
Reasons for Not HIV Testing, Testing Intentions and Potential Use of an Over-the-Counter Rapid HIV Test in an Internet Sample of Men Who Have Sex With Men Who Have Never Tested for HIVThe correlates of the main reasons for not HIV testing, HIV testing intentions, and the potential use of an over-the-counter rapid HIV test (OTCRT) among men who have sex with men who have never tested for HIV (NTMSM) are unknown, the authors wrote.... Read more »
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University of North Carolina - Chapel HillI am pretty sure that you don't have HIV. If you remain skeptical you can pursue getting an HIV RNA PCR test that looks for the virus itself. They are expensive. There are other infections one can catch during sex. I would be screened for... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Actually, it was indeed a fabulous evening! I spent it having dinner with two of my favorite people: Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim and New York Times op-ed columnist Frank Rich!Regarding your ding-dong problem, the blowjob actually bruised... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,Either the Dakotas or NY? Hmmm . . . those are rather wide ranging coordinates. Providing you with a specific street address may not be all that helpful! If you have the option of NY vs. the Dakotas, my suggestion would be NY for anything HIV... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyDoes anyone know what generaton a rapid hiv test is? I think it is third but I am not positive.
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Posted by happyfrog, 1 ReplyHas anyone have any information in the following test:
icare Anti hiv test 1/2 Rapid Made in singapore/
It is USAID and WHO approved? Read more »
Posted by asdf646, 2 RepliesCan anyone please give me any information about the accuracy of rapid HIV tests ( particularly the unigold finger prick).
I've had a negative result at 3, 6, and 12 months post exposure, but for some reason, I can't get the HIV scare out of my mind.... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI have taken the test using the oraquick advanced rapid hiv1/2 antibody test (oral swab). I thought I was sure of the negative result that I rcvd at 15 weeks post expo. But I find my self doubting, since the symptoms are more convincing.
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