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HIV Symptoms and presence of HIV Antibodies

Hello Doc:6 weeks ago I had protected oral sex with a sex worker. 2 days later I developed a itchy rash on on my leg followed by flue like symptoms 17 days later. I bought a HIV home test at 21 days and it was negative. the symptoms continued so...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Symptoms associated with seroconversion and the production of detectable levels of detectable anti-HIV antibodies generally occur around the same time. Regarding your situation:1.Protected sex is protected, assuming the latex condom was used Read more »

Seroconverted = Anti body detectable?

Hi Dr Bob,Merry Christmas to you,I asked a question a while back but you didnt answer.I had a very... Read more »

HIV Possibility

I request you to please answey to my worry:- History of my possible exposure:-Exposure with a FCSW... Read more »
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The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...is about 600 to 1,500) How Do I Know if I Have HIV? Most people cannot tell that they have been exposed or infected. Symptoms of HIV infection may show up within two to four weeks of exposure to HIV, and can include fever, swollen glands,... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

The Stages of HIV Disease

...BETA . It is important to note that this definition of AIDS may apply to HIV positive individuals who have never experienced symptoms of HIV disease. Receiving an AIDS diagnosis does not necessarily mean that the diagnosed person will die soon;... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...In the US, call the National AIDS Hotline, (800) 342-2437. The most common HIV test is a blood test. Newer tests can detect HIV antibodies in mouth fluid (not the same as saliva), a scraping from inside the cheek, or urine. "Rapid" HIV test... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...antibodies to fight it, HIV multiplies rapidly. Therefore, this test will show a high viral load during acute infection. A negative HIV antibody test and a very high viral load indicate recent HIV infection, most likely within the past two... Read more »
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connection onset ARS-symptoms and HIV-antibodies

Posted by Dutchman, 2 Replies
...someone (who's skilled) can tell if there is indeed a connection between the moment of onset of ARS-symptoms and the moment that HIV antibodies can be detected by a rapid HIV antigen test (Abbott Determine rapid test in my case.) I've heard that... Read more »

one more try; please help

Posted by Dutchman, 1 Reply
...indeed a connection between the moment of onset of ARS-symptoms and the moment that HIV antibodies can be detected by a rapid HIV antibody test (Abbott Determine rapid test in my case.) I've heard that if you think you've experienced ARS symptoms... Read more »

Symptoms and Antibodies

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hi There! As you all know, I took the 10wks Oraquick via fingerstick, which came back NEG (thanks God).. Though I will take the 13wks test, I'm expecting the same results. My question is, if the 'symptoms' that had me worried were due to hiv,... Read more »

Paranoid and anxious about negative test

Posted by Roper2008, 4 Replies
Hello to everyone on this forum this is my first post so I'll be brief. I basically had a exposure with a sex worker several months ago. She gave me oral unprotected and light rimming, but what has got my anxiety running out of control is at one... Read more »