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Stress and Testing Negative after window period

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New York Times Syndicate
Lyrysa Smith
January 24, 2002



Humans have always had stress. But today's stress is particularly detrimental to the... Read more »

When the negative testing doesnt seem to be enough

Posted by Regret101, 5 Replies
Well most know my story and have really helped me a long the way. I had exposure 9 weeks ago and developed a flu, achy legs, very sore throat, canker and blisters in mouth, and a general low energy level. I tested at 3,5 and 8 weeks and all... Read more »

Negative test again but need your help

Posted by boydanny81, 1 Reply
after 1 year and 3 months condom break window period test came negative, but my symptoms were appearing time to time.i had sex with my gf in this time she has every symptom in the book she is 100% clean she dont have any partners, so i visted my std... Read more »

3 negative test but...............

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have had 3 HIV test and they have been all negative.I had one at 8 years after exposure and 2 at ten years after any exposure.I have also had 3 normal complete blood counts done in the past 3 years and and have also been tested for hepatitis... Read more »

negative HIV1 and 2 tests after approx 5 months of exposure

Posted by ronny090, 2 Replies
i live in India and had protected ( i am not sure if the condom broke or something wrong happened, once i saw that comdom was tampered while i was taking it out) sex with commercial sex workers around 9 women over a period of 2 years..from 2009 to... Read more »
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std blood tests and false negatives

Hi,i would like to know if anything can cause false negative results for a blood std test(HIV I,II,Hepatitis B,C,syphillis)except for the time period(is it 3 months?).I assume nothing because when i tested doctors didn't ask me anything except...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,You're right, not waiting enough time can cause a false negative. There are some things, in rare instances, that can cause a test to "mess up" but then the result would be "indeterminate." In those... Read more »

RE: Looking for final reassurance (tested negative for HIV) & (Also tested negative for HCV)

Hello Dr. Bob,I have been woo-hooing very well from around the time I read your response, but I'm writing this because I said I would share. I went for an anti-HCV (CMIA) test today, just to be very sure, and the result as I expected is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Fighter,Welcome back to the forum and thank you for taking the time to share your story with other forum readers. Testimonials like yours help others find the way out of worried-well hell.WOO-HOO!Happiest of Holidays, and I wish you a very health... Read more »

Multiple negative tests, but difficulty accepting negativity "need your advice"

i have had three negative hit test, one of which was a blood test (EIA i believe) and two oral swab test. Can i be certain these 3 negative test results are conclusive? i did them all well after the testing window period of three months. i want...
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,Your tests are telling us you're HIV negative. That's just not going to change. All of us here want you to find relief from what sounds like a stress that's really been haunting you.I can tell you till... Read more »

Black blotches in period blood??

I had a possible exposure 9 weeks ago. I tested negative at 6 weeks and I'm going back for my 3 month test in September. I recently started my period and noticed black blotches in my blood. Is that a sign of HIV or no??...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiGood to hear you have plans to return for your follow up test and no dark spots in your feces is not a symptom of HIV. It could be from something you have eaten, changes in your diet etc.... If you notice this getting worse or changing some I... Read more »
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