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low risk?

Dear Doc. I am 30 yr old womanand the only risk exposure was deep kissing with my boyfriend who was tested HIV+ for 5 yr. I was tested hiv negative after 5 weeks and 8th week which was negative> Do i still need testing as my oral condition was ok at...
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...If you have any concerns I would get another HIV antibody test at 6months after your last exposure;JLS. Read more »

good luck karma part 111

Dr. BobWell, i'm back with a question. I went and had a hiv test done and it came back negative at... Read more »

i need PEP

i had unprotected oral sex with a prostitute, 3 months ago after a week i had muscle aches and... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...plan early treatment and intervention, improving your chances of slowing down the progression of HIV disease. If you test negative, you may feel less anxious. By knowing your status, you can find out whether or not you can infect... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...takes from three weeks to two months for your immune system to produce HIV antibodies. During this "window period" you can test negative for HIV even if you are infected. If you think you were exposed to HIV, you should wait for two months... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...can detect a viral load a few days after HIV infection. This is better than the standard HIV (antibody) 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 ... Read more »
The Well Project

Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...show that HIV+ women on PIs are three times more likely to develop diabetes than HIV+ women on non-PI drug combinations or HIV-negative women. In fact, up to 6 percent of all people on PIs have diabetes. If you need to take PIs for your HIV... Read more »
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i just need reassurance, PLEASE

Posted by worriedude1, 1 Reply
...assume that it would be irrational that just because you find a 20 dollar bill on the ground (very rare) that if you have a negative hiv test at 5 weeks that it will turn positive at 12? Read more »

negative at 13.5 weeks is this conclusive?

Posted by roma2010, 1 Reply
...i tested at 12 weeks and 13.5 both negative i had the oraquick and orasure test done both negative... it this conclusive or should i get an elisa test done as well? Read more »

Need Advice

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...syphilis anti-body delay in the formation on anti-body for HIV. As my test results came out +ve for VDRL but -ve for HIV in week 5. Would like to know if this is possible that I might have HIV too??? regards Read more »

Validity of my hiv results

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I performed oral sex on a male and some ejaculation did get into my mouth. I had a test done in mid February which came out negative. Then in March I had sex with the same guy, which there was some insertion without a condom but when he did... Read more »