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Vaginal Sex Condom Broke Negative Elisa At 16 Weeks

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Condoms

... Don't open a condom package with your teeth. Be careful that your fingernails or jewelry don't tear the condom. Body jewelry in or around your penis or vagina might also tear a condom. Use a new condom every time you have sex, or when the penis moves from the rectum to the vagina. Check the condom during sex, especially if it feels strange, to make sure it is still in place and unbroken. Do not use a male condom and a female condom at the...
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8 ELISA & 3 PCR tests after PEP (DOUBLE BAGGING) (USING TWO CONDOMS)

Dear Dr. Bob,Hw r u? am 28 yrs old south African. i had written u b4...bt didn't get reply...i know u r really busy helping ppl. pls this time reply me...i beg u.On the 30th of Jan 2008 i hada condom failure with a sex worker in Dubai. i used 2...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...for routine HIV screening, due to the rate of false-positives, other technical concerns and cost. So, do I think you are HIV negative? Yes, I do. However, if you want to follow the post-PEP testing guidelines, you should get a single (as in only... Read more »

Safe Sex and HIV (CONDOMS) (CONDOM EFFICACY)

Hello Dr. Bob. How are you doing? I was just wondering about something. Has there ever been a CONFIRMED case of someone using proper protection and still contracting HIV? I know you say that if a condom doesn't break and is used properly then the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...prostitute had used to wipe her butt, I washed my hands with bleach 432 times after that and my ELISA, western and PCR came back negative 3, 6, 12 and 24 months after that, what should I do?" type of question. So here are my questions, from a... Read more »

Elisa test times?

Hello,Sorry for my very bad english.I am a 30 years men, I have sex first days of April with women sex worker with condom first time with sex worker, but the condom slippered after end the sex act in the vagina.I have 1, 2, 3, 4 weeks HIV Antigen...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...prior to three months are not considered definitive, which would include your tests at 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 10 weeks. The negative test at 12 weeks is all you needed. Some very conservative testing guidelines recommend a follow-up test at... Read more »

Condom Permeability (CONDOMS)

Some recent questions posted in the forum are really intresting and I would like the discussion to go a little further since it is a really important matter.As you were questioned about the efficacy of condoms by an AIDS activist and recently...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Stay well. Dr. Bob Using condomsSep 12, 2006 Hi Dr Bob, I really like your forum. By the way my fiancee is positive and I'm negative. We have sex for 3 weeks using condoms and we double it. The condom did not break nor it leak. However I... Read more »
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What Is HIV?

...HIV, medical care and certain drugs given during pregnancy can lower the chance of passing HIV to her baby. If you test HIV-negative you can take steps to stay that way. You can also avoid unnecessary worrying. What Tests Are Available? If... Read more »
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Safer Sex Guidelines

...to have sex with you. Some people got HIV from their steady partners who were unfaithful "just once." Even people who got a negative test result might be infected. They might have been infected after they got tested, or they might have gotten... Read more »
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Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

... Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no condoms) anal sex,... Read more »
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HIV and Safer Sex

... Table of Contents Sexual Harm Reduction Practicing Safer Sex Thinking it Through Sexual Harm Reduction Most people know that serious, even Read more »
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Condom Broke

Posted by MikeyTheSailor, 2 Replies
...Hello, On the night of June 23rd I had sex with a random woman. I put on a condom when I went inside of her but after I came and pulled out, the condom had broke. The whole Read more »

Sex with Professional sex worker

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...insertive vaginal exposure with a female (professional escort in Latin America) of unknown status. I wore a condom and tested negative at 5 months via Elisa (sent to a quest labs by my pcp). I've had 1000's of symptoms and was wondering if this... Read more »

Regarding Risk of Infection

Posted by anonimus, 1 Reply
...when she gave me oral sex without the condom. After 5 week from my sexual encounter I had an Elisa 4th generation and resulted negative. From what I have read in many pages this result has almost no value, therefore I have to take another test... Read more »

I need some good information...please?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...vaginal sex with a sex worker back in October of last year. I used a condom, however it broke. I have tested out to 6 months negative, but have had still ongoing symptoms. I had a PCR at week 16 (do not know if it was RNA or DNA), negative. ... Read more »