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Reused condom

I had anal sex in a threesome. Two guys were having sex, one came, so the other came to me and had sex with me (me as a bottom) with the same condom he used with the other guy (like three minutes after). What are the risks of contracting HIV from this situation?

FEAR OF HIV INFECTION AFTER EXPOSURE

Hi, Thank you for this plateform. I had sex with a lady i met on a trip however without a condom. The next day i realized i have been stupid. same week after the exposure i experienced about 2 weeks dryness in my mouth and loss of energy with headaches. six weeks down the line i experienced rashes which are smallish and looks like pimples on my face and chest and arms. I am in the seventh week (50 days) and still having the rash on my face, neck and chest (scattered).

I tested on the sixth week (rapid test) and it was negative. What is the chance of positive HIV on the 12th week? are my symptoms an indication of HIV infection?

Please assist.

HIV 1 Ag and total ABS to HIV I and II

The result is non reactive (.151 COI). ECLIA method. I would like to know what this result mean. I believe potential risk of unprotected sex i had about 8-10 months back. and tested today for HIV. please let me know what this mean. I couldnt read what this mean. help me understadnd

blood donation

good day sir,
I am 34 male from India. I had a protected sex with sex(ORAL AND VAGINAL with condom) worker in equidor south America on 8th july 2016. After that on same day put my finger in her vagina for 30 minutes.and accedntly I touched my finger to my tip of my penis.I am having small burning pain on my penis till now.
I cane to india on 15th july 2016. One of my friend hospitalised on 27th july 2016 and he needs blood urgently.As that blood group not available and no blood banks available in our town.So I donated my blood to him and saved .The following tests carried out on that day
1)Blood group and rh typing
2)haemoglobin
3)HIV 1 and 2(TRIDOT)
4)anti HCV
5)V D R L
6)CROSS MATCHING
All above tests found normal.
On 20th day after exposure , the above tests carried out .So please tell me is there any chance of HIV infection for me and my friend later.Because i am worried for my friend. Nothing should happen to my friend who received my blood.
Doctors told me that because of me he saved as his platlets count came down to 3000.

Testing after 1 month of the risk activity

Hello everyone,

On the 13th May, 2016 I had sex with my roommate after a party and we were both drunk. It was the first and only time. It lasted around 30 minutes and during most of this time we used a condom but in the end he insisted on not using the condom so he penetrated my in my vagina and anus without a condom, however, he did not ejaculate.

A month later, on the 13th June 2016 I took a rapid 4th generation test in the local pharmacy and the pharmacist told me that if the risk activity was at least a month ago the test would be 96% accurate. The result was negative.

I would like to ask if it is really accurate and I can trust this test. I will still get tested again after the 3 months but I am really worried about this.

Thank you so much for your help!

LOW WHITE BLOOD CELLS COUNT

I once had symptoms of malaria and went to the lab for testing. The results indicated that I was malaria negative but my WBC count was low. I was advised to start using Septrine since the low WBC count could have made me a possible HIV positive person. I complied but also kept doing HIV tests at intervals of 3 months - and all the four tests I did were negative. I only stopped testing for HIV after another lab technician advised me to stop and also never to use septrine since I was HIV free. what is suprising me todate is a fact that after one year, my white blood cells are still low. what can I do? I am still worried.

Negative rapid antibodies test and negative PCR, Should I be relieved ?

Dears,
I felt the symptoms of HIV after having a 'protected' sex with a sex worker
My main noticeable symptom was a white tongue with red dots on it

I was really anxious and frightened, so I went to STD clinic

I had a rapid antibodies test (got the results after 20 minutes) and the result was negative
This test was 17 days after exposure, and the doctor told me that I got Chlamydia and told me to take azithromycin as one dose

I did so but the symptoms didn't go away as I still felt a muscle pain and flu-like symptoms except for fever

So I decided to take a PCR test at the 24 days mark after the exposure
and today the test result came as negative (cp/ml <50)

So my question, Should be relieved ?
I slept with my wife also (please don't judge me) and I'm really scared that I infected her

Are these tests reliable or not ?

Thanks a lot.

Losing my mind thinking i got Herpes & HIV!

Hello,
I am male, 25 years old, foolishly had unprotected sex with a sex worker 6 weeks back. She probably was 28-35 years old. The whole sexual encounter lasted around 40 mins and it was mostly kissing and oral (fellitio) but for around 25-30 seconds I inserted my penis in her vagina. The moment I realized it, I took it out. Later, I ejaculated in her mouth.

21st day after the encounter - I had a small cut in my tongue out of nowhere and it was healed within the day
On the 22nd-28th day - red bumps with white center pop-ed up in several places of my body (none were in the genital or oral area though) but, except one, those too went away within the day. The exceptional one pop-ed up near my right ear and took around 3-4 days to heal, it was slightly bigger than the others and left its mark there after it was healed. None of these were painful or caused itchy or burning sensation before appearing.
On 37th day, I had horrible toothache in the back of my mouth by my wisdom teeth (which are still in my mouth) and stayed around 2 days
Today (42nd day after possible exposure) I spotted two white spots on the gum of my front teeth (not itchy or painful), which might or might not have been there before (I am a chain smoker).

On my 30th day, I consulted with a doctor, he examined and suggested me to run some tests (CBC, HBSAg, AntiHCV, HSV-1/2 IgG and HSV1) and prescribed some medicine. All my test came negative except HSV-1/2 IgG test. The result of IgM test came back negative but the result of HSV-1/2 IgG (not specific) was 17.40. My doctor said I had it for quite some time, probably since my childhood, and if I never experienced any outbreaks ever then there is a possibility that I would never experience any for the rest of my life.

Would be really grateful if you please could answer my questions:
1. Can those be the symptoms of any of the Herpes from the recent exposure?
2. Though my doctor said the result of my IgM test is negative, 0.68 gm/l (reference range 0.4-2.4 gm/l) but can anyone tell me is it really negative or in un-determine stage? or is it possible that I get Herpes from my recent incident?
4. Should I get re-tested for Herpes again at the 60th day (2 month after the sexual encounter) or is the result I got from my last test conclusive?
5. I read from other posts here that the risk of HIV is negligible through oral sex but just to be assure is it possible for me to get HIV in my case (given I probably have weak gum or the issue of that wisdom teeth)?

Thank you for taking the time to read it. I would be grateful to you if you suggest me some advice and clear up my confusion by answering my question. Pardon me for my terrible English and unorganized presentation. Thank you.

Had unprotected sex with HIV positive prostitute 3 times

Hello there,

Thanks in advance for replying and helping,

I had 3 times unprotected sex with the same person who is HIV positive. First time was hardly 2 seconds, 2nd time was 30 seconds or so and 3rd time for 15 mins approx, all on different days. When I first met her she told me that she has lost lot of weight with natural medicines. After our last meet I was terrified and things started to pop up in my mind that loosing weight could be because of HIV and the way she has sex with me looks she is a sex addict and must be doing the same with everyone out there. So I then secretly consulted other girls around the same place, who than informed me that she is mad about sex and people have reported she even drinks sperm and offers free sex to people who comes for massage, also got to know that she was very obese initially and had lost weight tremendously.

After being terrified with these news I went back to her this time with a condom, and went as if a regular sex meet. Before starting I told her about my anxiety since past few weeks and my worries, but she clearly refused to be HIV positive and saw a complete new side of her by the way she then talked and reacted as if I asked her what she's got. After that I returned home and couldn't get sleep in the night thinking about my wife, and also couldn't make any physical relationship with her. On the 19th day of last exposure without condom, I went ahead and took an early test of PCR RNA and p24 antibidy, but the lab said it will take 4-5 days for the result. So I went to another lab and tested myself with ELISA which looked like a pregnancy tester strip and the lab put my blood on it and said it is negative. I am now sure that preexposure with her I was not infected. But right now, as there is 3-4 days more to go for the results of PCR RNA and p24 test I am dying with guilt and anxiety. I am restless, I need help to find how are my chances against the odds. And what else would cause here severe weightloss? If HIV, then what stage would it have been? I am dying with questions.

PS: a lesson learned that will never ever do it without a condom, never ever.

kalyan

HELLO SIR,I HAD SEX WITH ONE PROSTITUTE 4 YEARS BACK AT MY FRIENDS VILLAGE ON THAT TIME I USED CONDOM EVEN I DON'T NO HOW TO USE CONDOM MY FRIEND FORCED ME TO DO SEX WITH THAT LADY. AFTER A FEW WEEKS O GOT SMALL BUMPS ON MY PENNIES THEY ARE VERY ITCHY AND PAIN FULL.I WENT TO HOSPITAL USED SOME ANTIBIOTICS AND CURED.AFTER SOME DAY MY THROAT WAS INFECTED. I USED SO MANY ANTIBIOTICS BUT ITS STILL ITS SUFFERING ME FOR THE PAST 2 YEARS. AFTER SIX MONTHS I WENT TO HOSPITAL TESTED HIV IN THAT RESULT IS NAGITIVE.BUT MY THROAT INFECTION IS NOT CLEARED AGAIN AFTER 4 YEARS I USED TO TEST HIV THE DOCTOR USED TRI DOT KIT FOR TEST ON THAT ONE DOT IS APPEARED DOCTOR SAID IT SI NON REACTIVE.BUT I AM STILL SUFFERING THROAT INFECTION,FATIGUE,JOINTS AND MUSCLES PAIN,HEADACHE,COLD I AM VERY SICK AND AFRAID.PLEASE TELL ME THIS SYMPTOMS ARE HIVE RELATED OR ANOTHER PROBLEM.KINDLY TELL ME SIR.TRI DOT TEST IS RELIABLE OR NOT.I AM WAITING FOR YOUR ANSWER SIR. THANK YOU

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