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In real trouble!! Please help me out


I had a possible exposure (Unprotected-Vaginal) Intercourse with a person (HIV Status-Unknown)

I got tested at 108th day from the date of intercourse.

Test: HIV 1 & 2 (Serum)
Method: CMIA
Result: Non-Reactive
Country: India

Query: Can this test be termed conclusive?

I have not seek any advise from a medical professional and got a random test. Can I be assured of me being HIV Negative?

Any chances of it being False Negative?
Is there a need to retest as I've only tested once?

Thank you!!


Hi there, and thanks a lot for contacting the AIDS Vancouver Helpline for you HIV/AIDS related health information.

It sounds like you are concerned about the reliability of your test results.

All HIV tests are considered conclusive 3 months post exposure. You took your test 108 days after your exposure, which is more that 3 months. Your test came back non-reactive, which is negative. You can trust this result.

Your negative test result is considered conclusive

It is highly unlikely that this is a false negative. No further testing is needed for this exposure.

I would encourage you to check out the following resources about HIV:

Thank you for contacting the AIDS Vancouver Helpline.


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