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Rubbing Vagina And Dna Pcr Testing

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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
...specific tests run for each disease.4. The 1.00 is the cutoff value of this test. Your value was "less than 1.00"; therefore, you tested HIV-antibody negative. Non-reactive means negative.Thank you for your support of The Robert James Frascino... Read more »

Proviral DNA by PCR

Hi Dr. Bob,I promise I will donate to this great foundation.Here is my story:I went to Amsterdam in... Read more »

Dr. Bob Please help me before I mutilate my body parts..............(PROPER CONDOM USE, 2009)

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AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...test, which can be "negative" for 2 to 6 months after HIV infection. (See Fact Sheet 102 for more information on HIV antibody testing.) For prognosis , viral load can help predict how long someone will stay healthy. The higher the viral load,... Read more »
The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests II: Viral Load, Resistance and Tropism

...Viral Load Test Viral load is the amount of HIV in your bloodstream. Viral loadcan be measured by two different lab tests: polymerase chain reaction (PCR) orbranched DNA (bDNA). It is best to stick with the same kind of test and notswitch... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV Viral Load

...of HIV, the greater the risk of your immune system being damaged. Viral load can be measured by two different lab tests: a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test or a branched DNA (bDNA) test. Both tests are accurate, but each has a different way... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

...activity. Condoms can protect the mouth, vagina or rectum from HIV-infected semen. They can protect the penis from HIV-infected vaginal fluids and blood in the mouth, vagina, or rectum. They also reduce the risk of spreading other sexually... Read more »
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NEED OPINION, what do you think?!?1

Posted by hiimhere, 3 Replies
...encounters for at least 1 year ago and were protected minus BJ, my current relationship is same thing. my penis has probably rubbed against her vagina unprotected but never inserted. she is only 18, ii'm 21 .. i have no reason to believe she... Read more »

My World Has Come Crashing Down

Posted by Sol, 1 Reply
...after 2 days but the nausea and body pains continued for 5 days. I thought it might be due to the antibiotics I was on. I tested 15 days after the exposure. The only prior exposure was 30 days ago (unprotected blowjobs). Before that, I had... Read more »

Clasic ARS symptoms-need help- going out of mind

Posted by BagDrag, 5 Replies
...Anybody I had protected vaginal sex with someone of unknown status. Between sessions I put my unprotected penis between her thighs an most likely came in contact Read more »

DNA PCR Test

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does anyone recommend the DNA PCR test i.e. the test that looks for HIV directly rather than HIV antibodies. Does anyone have any experience of this test and Read more »