here is my question I had sex with a csw she put a comdon on me gave me oral then I and vagil sex with her was very fast then on week 5 after I had a bad cold runny nose and a rash on my stomach for 2 days diaria foe 1 day and bad headachs went to the clinic had a rapid test done at 55 days was negative she also took blood at that time don't know why blood or what kind of test it was for the on week 9 I had another rapid test done at a different clinic also negative but she tells me I have to come back on april 20 for another test to confirm now im freaking out what are my chances of it changing
About one year ago, I contracted genital herpes from my boyfriend who was unfaithful at the time. Out of worry about other diseases, I got tested for HIV 12 weeks later and the results came back negative; however am I unsure which (generation) test I was issued except that it was a rapid test. I experienced no flu-like symptoms at the time of possible exposure till now; except that a few days ago I noticed a lymph node in my neck and in my armpits are swollen for no apparent reason. Should I be worried?
I have had anal sex with someone known from facebook, and I do it on January 20th 2016. Then I had an HIV test one month after exposure with Rapid Test results are non-reactive. and I have plan to repeat it on the April 20th or more because for make antibody Hiv need 3 months or my window period until the April 20th after three months of exposure. but I do Handjob with someone different on the March 16th and his cum hit my hands, my anxiety and scared if he has hiv+. I immediately wash with tap water in my hand I am sure there were no injuries after his cum/sperm on my hands. after washing my hands his cum still remnant of bit and his cum was dry in my hands just now and suddenly my hands are injured because my hand was has friction tree.
1. Would I be infected with HIV I'm doing handjob mutual?
2. can my window period change? I stress if we wait three months again :( please help me. thanks a lot
A few months ago I had a relationship with a woman, with no penetration, but I put my fingers into her anus and vagina making slight movements and caresses. It turns out that about 8 hours before had hurt my finger with a small cut in the skin, which bled very little, just clench. Just I remembered that the finger was cut one after the meeting.
Since then I was very worried about what happened about to do several tests, elisa and 4th generation with p24, roche test and Abbott at the same time, 12, 23, 46, 60, 65, 80, 93 and 100 days. And 3 rapid tests in CTA with 20, 41 and 68 days. All non-reactive and two PCR-NAT with 8 and 100 days.
I also managed to take the woman to do the same examination elisa double rcohe and Abbott with 18 days of contact and fast test with p24 to 90 days, both nonreactive.
I wonder if my concerns were exaggerated or whether there is some way to have been contaminated in this way?
Until today I did not present any symptoms, but I get very afraid and that possible contamination and delayed seroconversion can happen, even if the examination it has delivered a negative, because I read that in early infection can be transmitted but not detected in tests.
Thank you in advance for answering my query. This is my previous post, "http://helpline.aidsvancouver.org/question/worriedbyfear". I took a rapid HIV test and the result came as, " Non-Reactive". Can I consider this as conclusive?
I'm wondering what the testing procedure is like. I went in a couple days ago to be tested. I get coldsores on my lip and have had a couple genital warts in the past (since been removed). I'm wondering if the antibodies that are tested for in the HIV test, might show up as the antibodies my body made to fight the HPV from genital warts or from coldsores. I've been losing sleep like crazy over this. Ive been told that it's 7-10 days until I will hear back about the results, is this business days or just regular days (weekend included). I'm finding the waiting unbearable and wondering if i should get one of these rapid tests done in the meantime.
Thanks for your help, please let me know.
Hello, I did a 4th generation test at 6.5 weeks and an oraquick test at 12 weeks. both came out negative, do I need to retest again? Thanks
Hello- I had sex with a stranger In January of this year. I wore a condom the entire time- and it did not fail (ie break). I am a male and it was with a female. I took a Oraquick at home test 8 weeks post exposure with the results being negative. Is this enough information to begin moving on with my life?
Hello Aids Vancouver...
First of all let me congratulate you for your great support and guidance. I am a 23 yr old Indian straight guy. I recently had an high risk exposure on 28th of January.. In the past i had 2 sexual relationships and i was exposed to both of those partners without condom at some point of time. Before this third unsafe exposure i was sexually inactive for the past one year. So after this third exposure on 28th of january i got tested on 5th of March with a rapid tri dot test.. I told her also to get tested.. We both were negative according to the tri dot test. Now the problem is when i looked at the panel in which dots occur (here i am talking about her panel) i only remember small pin point dots everywhere in the circle, instead of a specific non reactive test result but the report prepared by the lab was negative. Now the second panel i saw (which was mine) i saw big single dot.. i mean the dot was big than normal ones(which i have seen online), but yes there was a single dot for sure. Now i have two questions based on what happened-
1. Can i believe on the test results which are given to me?
2. If both the results are reliable then am i out of danger?
5 week- 3rd gen Anti-bod-neg
8 Week-Rapid test blood-neg
Do you guys practice in a clinical setting? Have you ever seen any of these test change into a positive result at 3 months? How likely is it for a healthy individual to develop HIV antibody (seroconvert) after 8 weeks?
This HIV scare is ruining my life, my grades in pharmacy school....this worry has worn me down... please help.