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Seroconverting After Vaginal Sore

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AIDS InfoNet

Women and HIV

...control methods do not protect against HIV. Women who use intravenous drugs should not share equipment. Women should discuss vaginal problems with their health care provider, especially yeast infections that don't go away or vaginal ulcers (sores). These could be signs of HIV infection. Women planning pregnancy should seek care prior to becoming pregnant to ensure good health and assess their HIV status.
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Dr., I am a straight male that began a sexual relationship with a woman in March (unprotected). Last unprotected encounter with her was on June 20th which involved heavy vaginal bleeding. I freaked out when I saw it. Well I discussed my fears...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Your HIV-acquisition risk (unprotected insertive oral and protected vaginal with a Vegas sex worker and unprotected vaginal with "heavy vaginal bleeding with a partner who subsequently tested HIV negative) is extremely low. Your repeatedly... Read more »

could it really be happening 2.5 years later??

Hello Dr. Bob,2.5 years ago I had an unprotected episode of unprotected vaginal and oral sec with a female of unknown serostatus. A few week later I had a rash on the head of my penis, became sick, swollen lymphnodes, cervical, armpits and groin....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Future ER Doc,I'll assume you're still in your early years of medical training to become a physician and that is why you are having difficulty accepting that 18 negative HIV tests (eighteen!!!) over 2-3 years are definitive, conclusive and... Read more »

testing + after 3 or 6 months

I have heard that it is possible to seroconvert at more than 6 months due to auto immune diseases, diabetes, ect. I had unprotected vaginal sex with a female i did not know too well. I developed sores/rashes on my arm, penis, feet, arms and hands....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex and... Read more »

LAST QUESTION DR. BOB I PROMISE

first let me start out like the rest of your fans, i truely love you and dont even know you! you are kind, compassionate and so tolerable of us worried wells. last question what are the chances of two people late seroconverting past 6 months. ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The chances of one person being a late seroconverter after multiple negative HIV tests out to 22 weeks are remote. The chances of two doubly remote! In fact, essentially nonexistent.There are many causes for persistent body aches and sore... Read more »
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Apthous Mouth sores (Canker Soars)

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I have been getting several Apthous mouth sores the last month. I got 2 in the last 4 weeks and I am going crazy!! I have a negative elisa at 5 months. I had protected sex with a prostitute in Cancun... Am I seroconverting? I am also getting... Read more »

testing again

Posted by GPPG, 3 Replies
Hi all, As my problems keeps continuing, my provider is arranging for a rapid test this week. It will be 7 months. I dont know if i am a late seroconverter. I dont know if i have hiv or not, but i am sure have 'acquired' some illness after my... Read more »

SEROCONVERTED

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I recently was infected over the 4th weekend. I had 2 one night stands - both girls pursued me and I had unprotected sex. I just know the 1st girl was the one who murdered me (well murder/suicide is the more accurate depiction). She looked sick in... Read more »

Help!!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I had unprotected vaginal. 4, 6 and 8 week neg antibody negative also negative pcr dna at 6 weeks, it is now 9 weeks and my left leg keeps feeling numb and the right side of my neck is sore where I cant move very well. Now Im feeling a little dizzy... Read more »