Hello and good day!
I had an unprotected insertive oral sex with a man whom I didn't know the HIV status. After 2 days, I noticed a discharge being secreted by my penis. I immediately went to my doctor and he said that I probably got this through unprotected insertive oral sex. At the moment, I am not in my medication for my discharge. He also recommended to have my HIV test after 6 weeks. Here are my questions and hoping that you'll consider anwering them.
1. Is it possible to acquire HIV through saliva and insertive oral sex?
2. Can the gonorrhea bacteria and HIV virus combine at the same time that I may possibly also be infected by both?
Thank you very much for considering my inquiry. I am looking forward to hearing from you.
Hi, I had unprotected oral sex with a sexual worker 3 and a half weeks ago. I had a small sore on my penis during that time which is recovering. the whole process is like 1 minute and I did not ejaculate in her mouth. She is sucking and spiting the fluid in a bin. Before the oral I washed my penis and she washed her mouth with listerine mouth wash. I had a sore throat 2 weeks after that and it last only for a few days. Now I have this feeling of a lump under my jaw which is roughly 1-2 cm i think. It is not painful but I am worrying that I might contract HIV from the unprotected oral through my penis sore. I am feeling very anxious now and I don't know what can I do. Can you please give me some advice on my risk of contracting HIV through the sore and the timing that I have to do a screening test? Thank you.
I had a handjob 17 weeks ago from someone and I didn't know her status. I touched her vagina and immediately touched my penis, sucked her nipples/
I had multiple RNA and 4th gen tests out of anxiety and all were negative. I am having lot of symptoms since my exposure like pain in armpits be hindears in the thighs. Is there a chance that I got infected with all my negative results?
Is there chance for the virus levels to be very low to be detected by these tests at 16 weeks
14th day - HIV-1 RNA Qualitative - Negative
29th day - HIV-1 RNA Qualitative - Negative
29th day - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
35th day - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
42th day - 10 test panel+HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Negative and Non Reactive
49th day - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
49th day - HIV-1 RNA Qualitative - Negative
56th day - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
63th day - HIV-1 RNA Qualitative - Negative
63th day - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
70th day - HIV-1 RNA Qualitative - Negative
70th day - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
105th day - HIV-1 RNA Qualitative - Negative
105th day - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
Week 16 - HIV Screen 4th Generation wRfx -- Non Reactive
First, I would like to thank you very much in the case my post is read and answered by your great team and also apologize for being so bad at English as I come from an Asian country.
So here's my case: about 19 days ago I went for a hot Massage service and as I was in the bathtub (there are some water filled in the bath), the girl did slide up on me and did some frottage and I was not sure if my tip of the penis had contacted her vaginal fluid or not as I was in the blind spot and everything was so wet (i believe i had no pain or scratches on my penis that night as i felt no pain on it). Then she finished with a Blowjob later on the massage bed. I was really worried about it and go for a quick test and be prescribed with PEP by a doctor with the first dose at hour 66th after the case. So it is now my 17th day with PEP and I'm still using it strictly but a few days around i got the worse sore throat ever with a lot of pain on my left neck and shoulder and I'm even more scared as it was so alike with the early symptoms of the infection (I however haven't caught any fever yet). Although I had came back to meet the girl that night and ask for her HIV status and she said she was negative but refused to provide evidence so it did not mean much to me.
So here are my questions:
1. How risky was my case to be exposed to HIV (wet frottage in the bath and a blowjob) as I have been so worried with my extreme sore throat and muscle aches on my left upper part.
2. Can PEP really help much with a possible exposure at hour 66th so close to the deadline 72 hours.
3. Are my symptoms showing that my immune system is being affected by the virus?
I would be so thankful if my questions can be helped soon. Sincerely.
Good evening everyone. First, let me start by appreciating what you do here, using your time and resources to serve humanity. May God continue to give you all the strength to do more. Thanks.
During a vaginal sex (which lasted for about 4 minutes) with a CSW in Nigeria on June, 20 2019, I had finished and pulled out only to discover that the condom I used had ruptured. The following day (21 June 2019) I went to a clinic and was given one month course of PEP which I started within 23hrs. During the time I was taking the medication I experienced fatigue on 3 different occasions, cluster headache and intermittent nausea. I finished the medication on 20 July 2019 and since then have experienced the following symptoms: cluster headache that cause me pain in my eyeballs, pain that moves around all my joints, pain in my groin, lower back pain, light painful sensation in my armpit and under my jaw, recurrent nausea. 9 days after the course of PEP I developed a very high fever that will come, go, and come back again putting me in a state of feeling extremely hot and then extremely cold again, night sweats, pain in my calf and behind my knees that extends towards my thighs, peripheral neuropathy that causes tingling and numbness in all my limbs, nasal congestion in one of my nostrils that gets worse at night, light sour throat for few days, pain in my eyes and ears, chest pains, body ache and cramps.
This is my test update. 9 weeks post finishing PEP and 13 weeks post exposure, 3rd generation Alere antibody test-negative, but I am still having joint ache that moves around all my joints starting from my ankle joints to my knees, to my elbow joints and waist, and fingers. The pain would come and go and come back in a few days. Occasional body aches, pain in my eyeballs, nasal congestion in one of my nostrils that gets worse at night, few pimple-like rashes on my shoulders that would appear and go away in a few days and come back again, occasional chest pains. I think the PEP failed me and I am seroconverting. Please what do you think? I have read stories of people that seroconverted 6 months after taking PEP. Do you think I am one of such persons?
Please Help I received oral from a gay man 48 days ago,no visible blood from him and no visible marks on my penis,at about the thirty day mark i started getting a white covering on my tongue (top of tongue)the white turns to the color of whatever I eat if i scrape it off it still leaves white fuzzy looking spots all over my tongue,at the 40 day mark i tested NEG for STD's at the 45 day mark i tested NEG for hiv with the pin stick fast blood test at the health Dept,my Dr thinks the white coating is fungial,I'm afaird it Hairy Leukoplakia,could the Hairy Leukoplakia show up in only 30 days,(most sites say it may be the first sign you get in hiv) I'm so scared most sites say if your first sign is Hairy Leukoplakia the outcome is not going to be good 20 months survival time,please advise thats the first time in my life I've done something like this I'm in my early 60's
I had unprotected sex twice in two days with same woman day two she complained about pain in her upper right chest area. She went to emergency room and was diagnosed with pneumonia. Is that a direct sign of HIVH
Thank you for answer my question:
I had Protected sex with someone of unknown status, I believed i was very careful due to my fair of HIV. Two weeks after i noticed my lymph node on my neck swollen, mildly swollen confirmed with Ultrasound, CT, Biopsy.
I went to the clinic at received Fingerstick:
Day 17 Alere Determine™ HIV-1/2 Ag/Ab Combo - non-reactive
Day 44 Alere Determine™ HIV-1/2 Ag/Ab Combo - non-reactive
Day 60 Alere Determine™ HIV-1/2 Ag/Ab Combo - non-reactive
I understand window period, but what is the likelyhood that im positive at receiving a 8 week 4 days Negative?
Thank you for you timely response.
I had the 4th generation test exactly 9 days post exposure. I had the test after symptoms started. Fatigue, other flu symptoms, 99.6 fever. I’ve read that the antigens part of the test is effective at 10-14 days post exposure. My test was negative, but I don’t know if it means anything. Will the 4th generation test detect antigens at 9 days if there are symptoms? I went to my regular doctor and had blood drawn for the RNA/viral load test yesterday, but it will probably be next Friday when I get the results. I’m still having the symptoms. This is the 7th day. My exposure was unprotected oral and protected anal (both receiving). Thank you for answering my questions.
I had an exposure with a Thai girl in a massage parlour . We had sex two times a night but with condom and i didn't ejaculate both times. Both sessions lasted for maximum a minute . I was completely drunk at that time . And i have sucked her nipples and hugged her . Immediately after two days of that incident i am feeling tired with mild headaches and drowsiness . And these tiredness continues till now which is almost 2 weeks from exposure . Is these symptoms due to HIV . Kindly reply on this as i am completely stressed out and not able to sleep or concentrate in my daily works .
Thanks in advance .