... ndom. As of my knowledge my condom was intact. i dont konow it has any holes or not. No oral sex. After sex I had cleaned my penis with water.i dont know the CSW hiv status. My problem is after 9 days of exposure I had developed throat infection, and 12 days after I developed swollen glands on my neck which are painful. ... (5 replies)
... Hi Doctors,
I have exposed to an lady on December 7th 2013. After my exposure I went for the following tests.
1) DNA PCR at 21 days Result - Not Detectable
2) HIV COMBO at 8 weeks and 11 weeks result - Non reactive
3) TRIDOT TEST at 89 Days Result - Non Reactive.
After All these test still i am suffering from Throat irritation, Headache and swollen lymph nodes.
Can... (3 replies)
... Just now I came to know that she was infected with HIV positive. ... (6 replies)
... Can HIV DNA PCR test result be taken as conclusive at 3 weaks. The information at various web sites has been very conflicting. ... (17 replies)
... I talked to the chief doctor at the path lab i got my PCR done at 3 weaks and he said just forget about it and go on to live your life normally. ... (17 replies)
... As I said earlier i had a negetive DNA PCR at 21 days. With these problems still pursuing, I am finding it extremely hard to get back to my normal life. ... (17 replies)
... Can a DNA PCR give a false negetive also? ... (17 replies)
... I've seen a lot of negative articles regarding the DNA PCR exam and how it is not FDA approved as a diagnostic tool for HIV due to costs and too many false positives. ... (4 replies)
... Of course you cannot contract HIV from somebody who does not have HIV. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. defenetly i will go for another test at 6 weeks. But most of the sites in internet are saying dna pcr test is noble prize winning test to diagnose hiv early. my 13 day negative results are not conclusive anymore? ... (6 replies)
... i had a unprotected sex with a prostitute for 5 min 1 month back. i am not sure about her status on hiv and other std's. after 4 days from the exposure i took her for dna pcr test. the results are negative for her. ... (6 replies)
... of my sexual encounters I wore protection and now I feel like I am so dirty inside. In addition to that I am still waiting on the HIV DNA test results. ... (2 replies)
... that is approved for the diagnosis of HIV by the FDA. HIV DNA PCR tests are used to screen blood donors and also for babies of HIV positive mothers. ... (14 replies)
... hi , i got my hiv dna pcr test back to day . it was neg i took it 30 days out from the act. so do this mean im hiv free? ... (9 replies)
... I am happy for you and your result is not surprising. Buddy, walk away from this now, you never had a risk and you didn’t even need to test (other than for peace of mind) and you certainly do not need to test out to six months. But if you really are so intent on testing please be aware that all HIV test are conclusive at three months regardless of your risk (of which you had... (24 replies)
... Today I have my second test result back for HIV RNA by PCR, it was negative! I was really Happy, im sure this test is really conculsive. Even if it not i don't care anymore must move on with my life. ... (24 replies)
... Hi it been 35 days from my exposure, I have test HIV DNA 1 at days 20, and it came out negative but I still worry, fear and sick, so today days 35 I went to retest again to make myself feel better. ... (3 replies)
... Whenever anybody asks whether they should consider a PCR I always try to steer them away from these tests. ... (24 replies)
... I had 2 DNA PCR tests after my encounter and both were neg. ... (3 replies)
... Hi Buddy,
HIV is only transmitted with UNPROTECTED vaginal or anal sex in terms of sexual transmission.
But you had protected sex, so no need to worry.
No testing required.
But as an advice, you should not mix drinks with pleasure.
Good Luck!!! (10 replies)