Who Should Retest In The 6th Month
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Posted by michael2122, 4 RepliesDear All,
I am 24 yrs old from THailand.....First of all, I am so sorry about my english communication....some words or sentenses may seen weird...
Last 3 months, I had 1-2 minutes anal unprotected sex ,I am gay male-recepiption.....
Then I am so so... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI can't shake this thing. PCR <50 at 20 days post exposure, but have you ever had a feeling that something is wrong with your body? Well, from a rash on my back and face, sore throat, and gastrointestianl problems. God, I feel like my stomach... Read more »
Posted by AnonymousI have a tough question that I would like people's opinions on.
I have been feeling 'unwell' for the last 3 1/2 months. It started off at a 'fogginess' 'altered' 'blurriness' feeling. The doctor took a CBC, etc and found nothing. He then asked me... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyI had a negtive test at 6 weeks and another one at 15 weeks; I see on this board it is regularly said that a 13 week test is definitive. But there is also people who said that I still need the 6 month test to be sure. What's the story? Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replieshi,
i am a 27 y.o. straight male. i had sex with a stripper in late january of 2002, the condom broke. i took an hiv blood test in late june of 2002. it came back negative. however, in a twelve month period since i have had 3 cold sore outbreaks, 2... Read more »
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Fundacion Gatroenterologia De DiegoThe risks of contracting both HIV and HCV with a needle stick,is extremly low.It is mostly related to the width of the needle ,and the precense or not of blood.You should be safe with a 6 month period testing,but to be 100% sure, you will need to do... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,Have I heard stories of late seroconverters in the past couple of years? No.Regarding your case:1.Oral sex carries a very low risk of HIV transmission.2.Four negative ELISA/OraQuick tests out to eight months are definitive and conclusive. You are... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,I was really hoping you would check the archives rather than continuing to repost your question over and over again, anxiously writing for a reply. Yep, you guessed it: your answer has been waiting for you all along in the archives. Just to... Read more »
Rocky Mountain CARESHiI have this similar question quite a few times. The answer is you cannot get HIV this way. The only way it could have happened is that the clippers that your barber used he went directly from cutting himself or the person before immediately to you... Read more »
Australia: Short Message Service Reminder Intervention Doubles Sexually Transmitted Infection/HIV Retesting Rates Among Men Who Have Sex With MenIn the current study, researchers evaluated the effect of a short message service (SMS) reminder system on STI retesting rates among men who have sex with men (MSM). The SMS program began at a large Australian sexual health clinic in late 2008,... Read more »
Factors Associated With Recurrent Chlamydial Infection and Failure to Return for Retesting in Young Women Entering National Job Training Program, 1998-2005The purpose of the current study was to evaluate factors associated with recurrent chlamydial infection and failure to return for retesting among socioeconomically disadvantaged women, ages 16 to 24, entering the National Job Training Program from... Read more »
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