... I visited a russian csw in india and had protected sex and lip kissing.
i was drunk too much that day so i do not rebember the condom status(broke/rapture)
since than i am feeling fear of hiv.
i got tested for hiv
on3rd week hiv1&2 antibody test -non reactive(dont know the test genearation)
On 6th week hiv1&2 antibody&VDRL-Both non reactive
on 7week&4days(53 days post... (1 replies)
... and i am sorry really for being a pain but you guys are the only ones i can rely for questions. Will my sleeping pills that i took during this time affect my hiv test results ? ... (9 replies)
... their is NO chance you have HIV at all. ... (10 replies)
... I was scared beyond words waiting for the results but thought my nightmare was over till I discovered that in UK conclusive is considered 12 weeks after PEP. ... (5 replies)
... Any test after 12 weeks is FULLY conclusive and testing their after is quite pointless as late sero is an urban myth. ... (10 replies)
... Well the CDC still require a 12 week test as conclusive so yes you should but honestly the result is not going to change. ... (25 replies)
... any test taken after 4 weeks is reliable
after 12 weeks is conclusive
your exposure bearly even rates a risk
HIV isn't that easy to catch
its well past the time to move on... (15 replies)
... Ant test taken at 12 weeks and after is conclusive, you certainly dont have HIv and your all good. ... (15 replies)
... ally scared of getting infected . Am so anxious and my anxiety took me to a level where i cannot sleep. I know i should get tested but the thing is tests are not conclusive now. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Smit.
Sorry I missed your reply somehow.
Would you suggest I get tested again at 12 weeks? I don't exactly see a need to to be honest. I feel that at the point I tested, which I did at the 5th adn 6th week, my results are fairly conclusive. (25 replies)
... Hi Apollo, no worries, I fully understand at no point of time someone who isnt a health professional can affirm that any tests are conclusive before 12 weeks. I understand that only doctors can make this claim as they are experienced in their field. ... (25 replies)
... Oh, so you meant the doctor said any tests after 6 weeks was pointless as it was quite conclusive. I assumed you meant a 4th gen test at 6 weeks was pointless and a 3rd gen was enough.
Well fine with me. I have to say though, the 20 minutes wait as well as the second before you get ur results have got to be the worst feeling ever. I will do a test at 12 weeks, although I... (25 replies)
... I understand. Going by science, indeed it is fairly safe to say that 4 weeks post exposure is conclusive for a 4th gen, even for rapid. ... (25 replies)
... The reason we fall short of saying they are conclusive at 4 weeks is, the cdc still state 12 weeks is conclusive. 2, we are not HIV experts like the ones you mentioned and so cannot really make that statement as fact. ... (25 replies)
... dissapearing when antibodies start rising so , while there is a chance that both of them can be detectable , there is no way noone of them to be detectable by a hiv duo , combi test . And this test is considered conclusive at week 6 by many hiv specialist as Dr HHH , Dr Sean and Dr EHW . ... (25 replies)
... In my country, a famous HIV doctor, doctor tan, states that the HIV 4th gen combo test to be conclusive at 4 weeks. Dr HHH, Dr Hook,Dr Sean, names that are familiar when mentioning about HIV testing is also supporters of that statement. ... (25 replies)
... Smit didn't say false negatives, he said false results and that's a big difference.
False positives happen, not that often but we see them here from time to time. false negatives dont happen after 4 weeks or to put it better, i have never heard of such a case, certainly no one has anyone tested negative at 6 weeks and gone on to test positive, not with modern tests, rapid... (25 replies)
... I would agree that it isnt conclusive at this stage, but percentage wise, what would be the chances of it remaining negative? ... (25 replies)
... lly isnt more prone to give false results at accurate window periods. This much at least I know. Also, i believe no official guidelines have put a 4 week test as conclusive yet, although highly reassuring. I will await input from the experienced forum members as well to know more.Thank you for your input. ... (25 replies)
... if you had only one exposure it is low chances that you contracted hiv but chances are there . ... (25 replies)