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What's the chances of getting HIV if I got negative for the raoid test during 1month exposures


Hello there and thank you  for using the AIDS Vancouver Helpline as a source of HIV related information.
Because up to 95% of infections can be detectable within 4-6 weeks, obtaining a negative result at 1 month is a great indicator of your status. However, as 3 months/12 weeks is considered conclusive, I encourage you to re-test again at/after 3 months. If you did the test by yourself with a home test kit, I suggest you to be tested by a healthcare provider.
Hopefully you find the information helpful.If you have any other questions/concerns, please feel free to write us back.
Stay healthy and keep smiling,YoshikoAIDS Vancouver Helpline VolunteerE-mail: helpline@aidsvancouver.orgPhone (Mon-Fri 9am-4pm): (604) 696-4666Web: www.aidsvancouver.org/helpline