Receptive Anal Sex And Dna Pcr Testing
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Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your questions. First, in regard to PCR testing, thereare PCR tests for HPV infection. However, these tests use tissue samples. It is not a blood test. It is an alternative to DNA probe testing for HPVinfection (which also uses... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello Worried,First off, how does one "accentually" have unprotected sex with a stripper? Inquiring minds want to know!Next, you may have been following this forum since your exposure, but apparently you have either misunderstood or chosen... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiThe guidelines for HIV testing are to be initially tested at 3 weeks then again at 90 days if this test is negative then so are you.So yes, at 100 days having a test come back negative means that you are HIV free.Be well and stay safe, Shannon... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:PEP is only effective within 72 hours. You might be running up against that window at this point. If you are within the 72 hour window period you could go to your nearest emergency room. They can administer the medication.The risk of a... Read more »
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Posted by AnthonyMC, 1 ReplyHello.
I'm a heterosexual guy but more or less 2 months ago I did something I will never forgive myself for, regardless of whether I got infected with something or not: I had receptive anal sex with a transexual sex worker.
Now, the intercourse was... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesGreetings,
I had possible exposure to HIV 3 weeks ago. In a week's time I am leaving for a place that doesnot have any discrete HIV testing facilities. I am tempted to go for a DNA PCR test.
It would help a lot if you can tell me what is the actual... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI had an oral sex encounter in a gay bathhouse about 6 weeks ago. We both gave each other blow jobs without a condom. I came in his mouth...he did not cum in mine.
I have been tested for all STDs (syph, chlamydia, gonnoreah, hep B, herpes, etc),... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI only recently had a "low risk" exposure (the receiver of unprotected oral sex and did not know the status of my male partner). I have been reading many of the posts and comments here and have seen PCR-DNA and RNA tests for HIV. What are these... Read more »
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