Time For Hiv Virus To Show Up After Being Exposed
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Unprotected anal receptive sex does place you at some risk for STD's, including HIV. If your partner ejaculated into you, your risk increases up to 3 percent, according to the best studies we have. Since your partner's viral load was... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineIf you scrupulously practice safe sex and always use a condom, you should be able to protect yourself against some other STDs. However, this protection is imperpfect and you may still be exposed to other STDs. While these other nfections... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesIt takes an average of 10 years for someone to develop AIDS-related illness. It is not quite understood why some people take longer than others to progress to AIDS. The best way to tell if you are HIV infected is to get an HIV antibody test.... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question. If you tested negative after 7 months with no possible exposures to the virus, this indicates with more than 99% accuracy, that you were not infected from your husband (making you a very lucky person!). If you... Read more »
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Posted by ch1, 4 RepliesI was assaulted in an attempted robbery, someone hit me over the head with a rock.
I was not unconcious, but I bled a lot and two people kept cold compresses on my head until the ambulance arrived.
Both people were ladies in their 60's who do... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 RepliesI believe I was exposed to the Virus on Feb 7th. Had all the flu like symptoms, and still have not recovered. Still have the body pains, weight loss and coated tongue. I had the RNA PCR ultrasensitive <50 result was not detected. Tested for... Read more »
Posted by abcd1234, 4 RepliesWas really drunk and met a guy at the bar and went home with him. Made out a little bit and decided to have sex. I inserted into him and was barely in him for 30 seconds (unprotected) when he told me he was HIV positive. Stopped then and there. ... Read more »
Posted by Panicman, 2 RepliesHey everyone, don't know if anyone remembers my first post here. I put myself in a stupid position, insertive anal sex with a man I found out later was poz. It's been over two weeks since the encounter and as it stands right now I'm still ok.
I went... Read more »
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