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HIV Risk - 4th generation

Dear Team,

Yesterday I had unprotected sex with lady I met in the club, next day I asked her to come with me to do HIV test 4th generation, The her result was negative.

I’m still worried, Do I need to do test after one month?

Thank you for your support and advice.

mentally disturbed , please reply

i had sex with CSW , used condom , but there was vaginal blood on my hands which had cuts
no symptoms till now
had hiv antibody 1 and 2 test at 100 day
102 day
108 day
118 day
and hiv antibody antigen p24 test at 100 day

all came non reactive

please suggest , are my test conclusive i am in lot of stresssssssss
please reply

Contaminated extraction tool

Hi,
In case that extraction tool (for invasive intervention in healthcare) was not sterilized, but is exposed to air, does it allow to HIV virus being deactivated? Or if tool was sterile, but in the meantime it was exposed to environmental surface, can HIV be acquired in this way? This tool has direct contact with my blood, because skin is cutted with this tool.

UNPROTECTED SEX/PEP WITHIN 72 HOURS

Good afternoon,

I had unprotected sex 3 times on a Saturday and again 3 times on a Sunday with a lady i had just met. I started taking pep within 72 hours of the first exposure. but before PEP we did an antibody test with the lady which tested for HIV 1 and 2 but it was non reactive. the lady also told me that she last had sex four months ago and it was protected sex. she also told me she had done a test a week ago. she did not even resist to go for another HIV test with me which gave a reason to believe her. i have been taking PEP even though she was negative in case of the window period.

At home i have been using condoms with my partner and one day the condom broke. what is the risk of infecting her and me being infected. the condom broke and within seconds i came out. it broke when i was trying to enter her and i had taken pep for 16 days.

Hiv 4th generation combo test at 6 months

Had unprotected sex got tested 4 times.
On 29th unclear result
On 44th negative
On 91th negative
And on 189th negative
The thing is that i really doubt all the 3 negative tests because of the unclear test result. How come i tested unclear and then became negative? Is it false negative? Have you seen a case of someone taking more than 6 months to detect hiv antibodies? Do i need more testing?

Testing while on PEP

Hello,

I had a sexual encounter with an HIV+ man (which I found out later). Though I was the top and we had protected sex most of the time. I rubbed my penis on his anus and teased it, and inserted it into his anus for around 10 seconds a couple of times. I also fingered his anus and went in a bit deep with a couple of fingers. I had Dyshidrotic Eczema (very small stress bumps filled with transparent fluids but no open wounds that I can recall) on my fingers at the time.
I was put on PEP on the 60th hour post exposure and have been taking the medications everyday. I'm on day 14 at the moment and have 14 more to go.
On the 11th day post exposure, I started having a sore throat, a fever of 99.8 to 100 F, congested/runny nose, sneezes, coughs and headaches. Today, these subsided minus the fever which still fluctuates between 99.5 and 100 F.
I'm really worried about my HIV status. My question is: are there any sorts of HIV tests that I can take while being on PEP that can tell me about my status? Or do I need to finish all 28-days of PEP to get tested via 4th gen HIV test or RNA test?

Thank you for your help.

Risk assessment

Hello,
Thank you for your help. Here is my question ...I had a terrible ear infection so I went to see the specialist . The office was busy and chaotic . My concern was the doctor just grabbed some flexible scope and put it up my nose into my throat to take pictures . I don’t know if it was sterilized or not and now I am anxious .
Is there an HIV risk or Hep C risk from this assuming it was previously used on another patient?

Will I get HIV through hand job?

Hi, last 10 day I went to massage parlour, had a full body massage with oil then had a hand job masturbation with oil and without condom (I was naked), until I finished on her hand. (Before hand job I went to toilet pee and there is no pain in the urethra.)
First of all I would like to mention:-
1. I didn't touch her with my hands what so ever.
2.She only did me a hand job nothing more.
3.She didn't touch herself at all.
4. She is not naked.

After that I went back home for shower due to my whole body has oil, so I ended up use body shampoo to clean my penis and anal, after few second my urethra was pain/sting but after 15 mins not pain/sting at all even I pee. (There is no wound on my penis) I do google it is because body shampoo went in urethra caused it pain/sting, so it is true?

So my questions is:-
1. Would I be infected with HIV when she performed a handjob on me?
2. There was no vaginal sex, anal sex or oral sex involved. It was only a handjob mentioned in the current scenario. Is it even possible to get HIV through hand jobs? (She had not cuts on her and even I didn't have any cuts on me.)
3. Should I get tested for HIV?
4. If the oil had HIV from previous customers, would I be infected as well through the handjob?

Please let me know if I am at a risk. I haven't had any sleep since the incident. Thank you!

hiv risk from trimmer superficial cuts

can hiv transmitted through pimple cut on face during shaving by trimmer?

Soiled bed sheets

Hello. I am staying at the hotel. Room looked clean, I was very tired, so went to bed right away. When I woke up, I saw that the sheet I was sleeping on had a very large brown stain. Maybe blood, I do not know. Definately it did not come from me. I slept in my underwear, but it is very thin, right after the shower, so my body could had been moist a little when touched the sheet. If it was someone's blood, can I get HIV that way? I am very, very worried. Thank you

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