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scared im infected do normal blood test show hiv results

a year ago i sleeped with a guy who i now suspect has hiv, after about 4 months i notice dark blemishes around my genitals and they have been spreading.My doctor told me i had trush, but i'd had trush befor and this was'nt it , the cream...
Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Response from Judith A. Aberg, M.D.

Washington University, St. Louis School of Medicine
I do not know what the dark blemishes in your genital area is. It is almost impossible to say what a rash is from without seeing it. I am not sure if you are confusing terms used to call yeast infections. Your doctor may have said that you have a... Read more »

Inconlusive results.....Just got tested again SCARED

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Scared by delayed test results!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
On January 8, I had an anonymous HIV test done at a aids network office. The test results were supposed to be back after two weeks, and are normally only available on Thursdays. Today was week three and they are still not back. The staff keeps... Read more »

Got tested today, waiting on Results. Never been so scared.

Posted by saraharoha68, 2 Replies
I am a 20 year old female. This is something I have been worrying about for about 2 years now. I have been too scared to go get tested. I have convinced myself i have the disease. I have had all the symptoms ( i think) and whats even worst my... Read more »

Test Results Tomorrow, A bit Scared

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello. I am picking up post 6 month test results tomorrow. I am a bit scared because I clearly remember having very unusual symptoms more than 6 months ago. Following a low risk exposure, within the next week, about 5 days to be exact, I got a... Read more »

Results have scared me

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies


I am right now going through a lot. Two years ago I went for an HIV test. The results were: MEIA reactive, EIA supplimental nonreactive, P24 antigen nonreactive, Western Blot nonreactive. My family doctor gave me these results and told me to get... Read more »