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HIV subtypes

thanks for your reply in advance
i had more than 140 Elisa hiv1/2 Elisa HIV. rapid tests , home test kit all came negative more than 210 days after my exposure to an oral sex with a csw, that i found late that she had blood in her mouth. and on day 138 of exposure i had a Pcr rna hiv Quantitative taqman probe the result came as next:
less than 16 iu/ml. the patient is under detection limit of the kit
1 to 640 = negative
640 to 1000= low titre
1000 to 5000 moderate titre
more than 5000 to 71000 high titre
more than 71000 very high
on day 140 of exposure, i had HIV COBAS AB/negative
on day 215 of exposure, i went to the hospital and had an Elisa Total test that i got the result Negative after 1 day.
and on day days 220, 221, 222, 223 i had unigold and Chembio hiv1/2 ab test 4 times all came negative.
what i am facing:
i lost more than 5 kgs since then ( 7 months )-weak feeling, tingling under my jaw, recently dry cough, red follicle on chest ( they are drying a now after a month, but i have few pieces in different places, nowadays headache. )
white tongue ( since 1 month of exposure till now, but it is getting better ) some tinglings in mouth, and in throat area, like when i wake up can not swallow good, i feel like hard swallow in the right side of throat ...

my questions
1: am i infected with HIV or any other subtype?
2: does Elisa 3rd gen read hiv O and rare strains?
3: feeling this tired feeling did not leave me for long time, why do you think?
4: made my last Elisa 3 tests in a Chinese government Hospital, my exposure was in China too, the 3 last Elisa total results ( negative ) at 7 months mark... i don't know if Elisa can find rare types or not.

i am so worried, please, help
thanks, God bless you

touching shaft

Hi, some days ago, i went to a gay sauna, and use the glory hole. A guy, before sucking my penis, touched and rubbed the tip of it, right in the urethra channel. I am worried because I noticed than before me, he was having some action with other guy. There could be a risk if he has semen or pre cum in his hand from the other guy?

Handjob with bleeding cut on testicle

Hi Aids Vancouver Team,

Thanks for taking the time to read my question and assess my risk. Basically the story is I went for a full body massage and the lady massaged my penis and my testicles with oil. Afterwards I received a handjob from her and I also fingered her. My finger didn't went in all the way though. After that we went to shower together and that sums up the incident.

So later, I went home and when I took off my underwear, I was shocked to see blood stains on my underwear. I quickly checked my private area for any signs of cuts and I think I saw a small cut on the skin of my testicle. Or maybe it is a pimple that burst or whatsoever. The cut is not fully dried up yet and when I squeezed, there is still blood coming out. It is just a very very small cut but it still bleeds when squeezed. What I suspect is probably she had scratched my testicle while doing the massaging.

Reason being she used her nails and did some teasing to my testicles and I suspect the scratch happened during that time. Or maybe like I mentioned earlier, it is a pimple and her nail accidentally scratched it and burst it. Nonetheless, I don't know when did the cut actually happened and my question is let's say, she scratched it while massaging my testicles and didn't notice it due to the wound being too small, and she went on to continue with the private part massage and the handjob with the bleeding already happening,

1) Do I have any risk of hiv or std due to the blood and cut being present in the whole process?

2) Do I need any testing for this particular incident?

3) Lastly, is fingering someone a hiv/std risk too?

All the above questions assuming she is a hiv positive.

Thank you for your time and looking forward to your reply.

Mr. Worried

Orel sex

Please help me as I am very nervous. I had sex with a HIV Infected lady two week ago. I did lick,suck and bite her nipple twice, she too lick and suck my penis long time. I am so concerned and confuse about this case. Since i have been all the time careful to have a safe sex and also so scared to take a test. Please tell me if it is possible to get infested HIV through the described condition?

confused with test results 3

Hi, see the very last test which i had was a screening test which came reactive hy cmia and non - reactive by immunofiltration, hence the labs says indeterminate. I did not do a western blot again as my last western blot was negative. The lab suggested to do a hiv pcr to confirm. The exposures which i mentioned are the only ones which i had. I only had relation with my wife off late and that too with protection. Erin said that i do not have anything and no need to worry.

- is it possible to have repeated false positive after having a negative western blot 10 weeks after receiving an unprotected blowjob.
- i have gone ahead and done a hiv rna pcr and awaiting its results. What can i expect ?.

I really want to finish off this whole issue and never want to get into it again. Kindly help.

Used two condoms, no full penetration and no ejaculation. HIV Possible??

Hello sir,
My name is pratap tiwari. 3 months ago, I had sex with a sex worker. She made me wear two condoms and asked to penetrate. But fortunately, I was not fully aroused due to some kind of fear and my penis was not erected. I tried 3 to 4 times to enter it in her vagina but could not succeed. Then I removed my penis from her vagina and thrown both the condoms. That's the story. I did not have any ejaculation during the time and don't know if there was a pre-cum or not as I was not aroused. According to my memory there was no condom breakage. In last three months I did not have even fever or cold like diseases. Could it be dangerous? I just wanted to ask it for my mental peace.

Thanks Aidvancouver

fresh paper cut

Hi I gave a hand job to my new boyfriend..after I was washing my hand from his semen I realized I had a deep fresh non bleeding paper cut on my index finger out of no where....what are risks? I don't know when I got this cut but I know it was fresh since it looked red but it wasn't bleeding and also not even painful...please help

Used two condoms, niethier penetrated nor ejaculated. Am worried

3 months ago I had sex with a sex worker with unknown status. I used two condoms but due to some kind of fear, my penis was not completely tight that's why I could not enter my penis in the vagina.I just rubbed it on the vagina. I was not sexually active at that time because of fear. This did not lead me to ejaculate. I don't know about pre-cum. In last 3 months, I never had any physical problem like cold, fever. I'm just asking it for my mental peace. Should I need to worry about hiv??

Please help. Thanks.

Band-Aid + Handjob = HIV risk?

Many greetings!
I went to an adult massage parlor where i received a handjob from a lovely african woman.
However, i noticed she had a band-aid on during the massage and handjob.
Midway she had to leave the room, and upon return im not sure if she'd replaced it or removed it.
As it was clearly a cut needing a band aid, im worried that i may have been exposed to blood in my urethra as there was vigorous rubbing of my glans and tip, not just my shaft.
With a band aid is this a risk? Perhaps the oil made it too soggy?
What if she removed the band aid altogether???
Do i need to test for this? How about for HIV-2 as she was from africa?

Thankyou. I feel horrible to ask these questions as she and i got along very well and i would like to see her again...but my paranoia has got the best of me.

Received anilingus from a partner with a cut on his nose


I received anilingus (rim job) from a partner. Afterwards I noticed he had a cut on the bottom of his nose. If his cut came in contact with my anus during the sex act what is the risk of HIV transmission, assuming he is positive?


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