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Sex With A Prostitute Negative Elisa At 16 Weeks

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elisa 45,60,90 negative- from india

hi dr ryan , this is from india.i had sex with a prostitute (status unknown)14 weeks ago from today, i used condom while intercourse & oral sex also. i had flu after three days which lasted for 10 days.i got elisa done at 45th day after the...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Using a condom for intercourse, coupled with three negative results indicates that you are HIV negative. Keep in touch with a doctor to monitor symptoms that you are having. Your tests indicate that your symptoms are not related to HIV.RMK... Read more »

Sex with an HIV positive prostitute in Nigeria( west Africa)

Dr Wohl, I appreciate your answer last two weeks. I'm from Nigeria, age 26. I had protected... Read more »

CD4=140, ELISA Negative, why?

Dear Drs. Pavia, Yong, Wohl,I am in a strange situation--I had a sexual encounter with a sex worker... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Kenyan Prostitutes Offer Hope for AIDS Vaccine

A group of prostitutes in Nairobi's Majengo red-light district have remained HIV-negative despite long exposure to HIV-positive men. Scientists studying the group of women hope to discover what has kept the women HIV-negative and use their findings... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Global Health Advocates React to Supreme Court Ruling Striking Down Anti-Prostitution Pledge

"Global health advocates said [the Supreme Court's decision last week striking down a law requiring groups to take an anti-prostitution pledge as a condition for funding] lifts the stigma surrounding sex workers and their role in the world's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: Cuts Raise Fears for Prostitutes' Health: Edinburgh Support Group Loses Vital Funding

One of Scotland's oldest support groups for sex workers will be forced to cut services at the end of March after losing key financial support, officials said. National Health Service (NHS) Lothian cut funding to the group, Scottish Prostitutes... Read more »
Community HIV/AIDS Mobilization Project

Brigada Callejera, a Revolutionary Sex Worker Organization in Mexico City

When members of Brigada Callejera, a sex workers' and transgender rights organization in Mexico City, came to the first of the AIDS2008 activist meetings last Saturday morning, they explained the human rights issues that sex workers here face. Not... Read more »
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Negative PCR and ELISA at six weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I had unprotected sex with a female of unknown status. 4 weeks later after reading about hiv symptoms, I began having a number of symptoms including rash. I had elisa and pcr test negative at 45 days. Also saw a doctor who said symptoms could be... Read more »

Positive ELISA and Negative Western Blot

Posted by cf1, 1 Reply
Hi all,

Just would like some others opinions on my current situation.

3 weeks 4 days---My Doctors---Blood taken from vein in arm---Reactive Elisa---Negative Western Blot
5 weeks 2 days---Home Test----Blood from poke in finger---Non Reactive Elisa
9... Read more »

Negative ELISA at 14 Weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I tested negative on ELISA at 14 weeks post exposure (I should know, I counted the days). I wasn't sure if it was 3 calendar months or 12 weeks, so I took the conservative route and went 3 calendar months, plus one week. I took the test through... Read more »

neg elisa @12 weeks .....

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
if i tested neg at exactly 12 weeks (84 days) with a elisa test, will my 6 month elisa test be neg as well? i have not had any sex since my possible expousure - vaginal sex, no condom but the guy pulled out but i am still scared. does neg at 3... Read more »