8 weeks ago I had a broken condom incident in Thailand. I noticed half way through and changed condom. The exposure could have been a few seconds up to a few minutes.
At this stage I was freaking out
I was prescribed PEP (after a negative baseline test) which I started about 13 hours after.
5 days later I went with the girl for a rapid test which was negative.... (5 replies)
... My symptoms which i had and which i have arent related to hiv ? ... (10 replies)
... I know I'm ******* you off, but there can't be any way all 6 are wrong right? I wouldn't still be feeling symptoms 8 months past correct (15 replies)
... Hey !
My story in short !
I had protected oral first and protected vaginal sex with local sex worker in athens !
In between my condom tore but continued for one more minute !
Post two weeks - three weeks
I had heavy flu like symptoms
Severe sore throat /throat infection
Chills ! Fever ! Saliva gland swollen ! (10 replies)
... that also tells me your symptoms are not HIV related. ... (1 replies)
... what is the risk of hiv based on my exposure with toungue usage and sores in my mouth? ... (8 replies)
... As long as you have protected sex your not going to be at risk from HIV and you have not been at risk from anything that you have done. ... (1 replies)
... The preventive treatment would it hide or change symptoms of Hiv if it showed uneffective? ... (1 replies)
... idk if im overreacting but i think im HIV positive idk if it turned into aids yet.. ... (1 replies)
... But i am really confused about these symptoms that i have now its been almost a week when the symptoms started but it might be because of the A/C as i felt that cold air getting inside my ear . Hope that its from the A/C. (8 replies)
... duced in greater numbers and are easier to identify with tests and either one will be picked up from 4 weeks and they will continually to be detected if they are HIV related. ... (5 replies)
... You had a false positive at 4 weeks which is not uncommon. Your 4 NEGATIVE tests confirm your status as HIV negative, no ifs or buts. Everyone will develop antibody by 12 weeks unless your on aggressive chemo, antiviral medication or a long term IV drug user. ... (5 replies)
... i had all the symptoms from exactly 3rd week like fever, sore throat, loss of appetite, weight loss, fatigue, chest inflammation, enlarged spleen. ... (5 replies)
... To be honest, we are both just very naive to HIV and how it works. ... (5 replies)
... Having multiple sex partners put you at risk for STIs. However, since you are using a condom every time, your HIV is virtually zero. You didn't say if you had protected oral sex. ... (8 replies)
... I have to add my regular girl friend experienced exactly the same flue like me. could that be possible I contaminated her earlier and that my symptoms of ars came out lately? ... (8 replies)
... mph nodes, my doctor also checked and said he noticed no swelling, even though I thought they were. He also was very clear to tell me that one could not diagnose hiv through symptoms, but only a blood test. ... (8 replies)
... What makes me fear about it is that it falls in the ARS symptoms period. ... (25 replies)
... am I really hiv free? ... (3 replies)
... and none of those symptoms are HIV specific. ... (2 replies)