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Testicular Pain During Window Period

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Dear Dr. Bob:6 months ago my girlfriend moved in my appartment and we started to have unprotected sex on a daily basis. BEfore I was very healthy. In 2 weeks I noticed a sever pain in my testicles and we went for testings. The HIV tests for both...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...girlfriend are both HIV negative (assuming you both tested beyond the window period in respect to other potential HIV exposures). Testicular pain is not a symptom of HIV disease. If you are continuing to have testicular pain after taking the... Read more »

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...infected with HIV, it usually 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... Read more »
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...herpes infections, there is no proof that it will preventthe transmission of HIV.) Avoid vaginal oral sex during menstruation to prevent contact withblood. Take care of your mouth. The likelihood of oral HIV transmission... Read more »
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... cdc or fda appoved window period . dont they really have to make sure they know what they are talking about before telling people about window period to Read more »