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why 90 days ?

Hi, I have been reading about HIV and the window period everyday for the past 4 months. I think the information you provide to people is confusing me. I dont understand why you always keep going with the 90 days window period !!!. WHO clearly states ...

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Possible Exposure at Saloon and ARS-like Symptoms..Distressed..Please Help

Dear Mr. Erik, First of all thank you very much for the work that you have been doing in giving hope and faith to the poor and worried souls like me. really appreciate that. I had an "exposure" in an Indian saloon,5 weeks back. The barber had swiped ...

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Can you take hiv by sharing pipes or dishes which contain blood ?

I mean what if you share a pipes or dishes which contain blood,can hiv be transmitet by chaped lips ore open sores? Example if you use a pipe 2 secondes after hiv + person and it contains blood and you have open wounds in lips can you contract hiv ?...

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Hiv in a freezer follow up question

Hello Mr. Glenn Thank you for your answer. But i have read that freezing does not kill hiv. Is the situatuion different in a freezer? Thnk you for your kind answer. My regards K. hiv in freezer Nov 29, 2014 Hi, If someone dropped some hiv positive bl...

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is that hiv symptoms?

hi.3 weeks ago i had protected sex with sex worker, 4 days after sex i felt mild fever , mild sore throat and fatigue and continued during the next 2 weeks , doctor gave me azithromycin but i didnt use all of tablets, i want to know that was hiv earl...

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a severe question ??????????? erik sir please rply???????

i heard that a boy who doesn't have hiv cannot give other boy hiv by fucking him and inserting HIS sperm into another boy anally WITHOUT CONDOMS etc.....IS IT TRUE?? if a boys sperm enter another boys/many boys anal [boys hiv negative] will hiv devel...

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Paper cut and dried blood

I work as a PSW, and last week i had a paper cut (a new one) - I washed it with some hand sanitizer. Than when I went to get a lady from her room, I touched her blanket to cover her. I released at that point I should get a bandaid, however I was wond...

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8 years and still questions to be answered

Dear Mr. Glenn, Thank you for your time. I had exposures approximately 8 years ago (oral in nature), where I gave the oral to unknown status individual. What would the best diagnostic test be to rule out HIV? I have taken 3 ELISA antibody tests which...

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Dr eric please answer me

My exposure was: receiving oral sex from a woman and i ejaculated in her mouth HIV testing: at 9.5 weeks, at 15 weeks both negative HBV: vaccinated 18 years ago, i took the 3 doses over 6 months HCV: tested at 5.5 months, negative Should i be worried...

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4 test done. :(

Hello. I had unprotected sex in March 2014. I took an HIV blood screening test in September 2014 (6 months after) and it showed a very faint line. My HIV test administrator used a light to try to show me the faint line but I did not see one. She gav...