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Rubbing Against Someone Do I Need To Get Tested For HIV

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HIV Testing 101

...Intercourse (Receptive) Vibrators Vomit Watersports (Urine) Receptive Anal and Vaginal Intercourse --> Receptive Anal and Vaginal Intercourse --> There's only one way to find out for sure whether you have HIV: Get tested. Although some people feel symptoms when they've been newly infected with HIV, most people don't. That's one reason why HIV continues to spread throughout the world: Millions of people are estimated to be living...
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Please..I'm begging you. I need your help! Will Donate!

Hi Doctor.I will donate! Please help me! I had sex with two different guys and I don't remember if I was wearing protection because I was drunk. One of the men was diagnosed with aids and now I'm so freaked out. I remember licking his scrotums and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...so drunk you don't recall whether you used protection with your duet of dudes is not wise. Luckily your STD screen, including HIV, was negative at three months. Uni-Gold rapid tests and ELISA tests both assay for anti-HIV antibodies. Yes, you can... Read more »

should i get tested?

i recently had a sexual episode of which i am not sure of... I indeed did use a condom while having intercourse with the girl. However there was a point where i believe i rubbed up against here vagina with no protection..... my question is. is it...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...The risk of transmitting HIV with this type of contact is very low.People often ask me whether they should get tested after some type of sexual activity or other exposure. I would like to emphasize that getting tested DOES NOT PREVENT HIV... Read more »

fingering and hiv transmission

hello!while i would define myself as a lesbian, about a year ago, I had an exchange with a man in instanbul, turkey. i was on my period at the time (with a tampon inserted) and he gave me a massage and rubbed my clit to orgasm. I touched his penis...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Your negative HIV test at the three-month mark following your "one night man" manhandling episode is definitive and conclusive. No additional HIV Read more »

Still need testing, worried and depressed (FALSE POSTIVE HIV PCR)

Thanks you very much Dr.Bob for answering my question. Do you have any recommendation for me to see a very very very good infectious desease doctor in bay area. I will once again donate to your charity for the noble work you are carrying against...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Altos (650-917-1357).Good luck!Dr. BobStill need testing, worried and depressed (FALSE POSTIVE HIV PCR)Aug 3, 2007 Hi Dr Bob, I tested positive with PCR with viral load being 400 count/ml(400 being the lower limit of the assay). I wrote to you... Read more »
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Rapid Oral HIV Test

... Why is Counseling Recommended Before and After Taking the Test? Deciding whether to get an HIV test may not be easy. Fear and worry about the test are common feelings, both before taking the test and while waiting for results. Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

2009 H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and You

...prepared in case you get sick and need to stay home for a week or so; a supply of over-the-counter medicines, alcohol-based hand rubs * (for when soap and water are not available), tissues and other related items could help you to avoid the... Read more »
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...Chart for Treating Candidiasis Candidiasis is a fungal infection and among the most common conditions seen in people with HIV. While candidiasis is a rather common condition in general, it's often the first illness and sign that HIV disease is... Read more »
National Association of People With AIDS

Types of HIV Tests

...antibodies in an HIV- infected person. This test does not test for HIV in saliva. Urine HIV antibody test: The urine HIV-1 testing method is a painless, non-evasive option for getting an HIV antibody test. This test uses the urine EIA... Read more »
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massage, fingering, rubbing, HIV, STD screen

Posted by mass, 2 Replies
...vaginal area. The problem is that I found my underwear was so thin, almost wore probably due to many times laundry. is it possible hiv survive and infect me in this scenaria? also i am very very worried about other STD. How soon can i do STD... Read more »

Could I be postive

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi. My boyfriend of 3 years is HIV postive, I got tested at 6 weeks and it came back negative. We had sex after we found out he was postive...it went as follows We had sex with a condom Read more »

Sexual Assualt, HIV testing, depression.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...guy, living in London UK. Sexually assualted about 6 months ago. Been tested for STI's TWICE all back as negative. Tested for HIV @ 28 days DUO AgAb and again @ 87 days with a rapid bloodtest Ab, beleive it was Abbott Determine, both HIV tests... Read more »

Encounters and test done..Do I need a test ?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...need further testing..? Date Activity Exposure/Result 07/12/04 Condom Failure Failed protected Vaginal intercourse. 15/03/05 HIV Test Hiv-Negative 28/03/05 Protected Insertive Oral Sex Rubbing, Kissing nipples 15/04/05 Protected Insertive Oral... Read more »