... Hi, I had a high risk exposure with a male of unknown status in Southeast asia on March 2nd which involved me giving oral sex. Two weeks later started to get symptoms of diarrhea, stomach pains, pain in hands and feet and a slight rash on back. ... (12 replies)
... No one responded on the std forum. I tested at 8 weeks negative. Can it be different at a later test? ... (6 replies)
... AIDS. I took a blood test on the 10th of april and the results were made conclusive and signed on the 16th of april and i just got it today. ... (2 replies)
... but we later used it. I managed to be on PEP within 18 hours after the encounter. Its been 8 weeks i.e. 28 days PEP and weeks after completion of PEP. I had taken rapid tests which indicates that I am HIV negative and my Dr is 95 percent certain that i am not HIV positive. ... (4 replies)
... If it was myself I guess I wouldn't take another test but then having posted about HIV so much I have confidence in the tests and anything after 8 weeks just will not change, but take the test for your peace of mind and then you can put it to bed. ... (7 replies)
... exposure via Fujibio Test Kit. ... (1 replies)
... Again, your risk was extremely small here. i myself would not have even bothered testing for this specific event, that is how small the risk was.
A 4 week modern HIV test (which you had) is about 90% accurate. Meaning, 90% of people would have tested positive by 4 weeks, were they actually infected.
Go for the 2 month test, I would be expecting the same negative result... (14 replies)
... Symptoms mean squat shlt when it comes to HIV, there are hundred of far more likely illnesses that would cause similar symptoms. You never had a need to test in the first place, you are fine. ... (3 replies)
... Thanks, was just unsure as to whether the 8 week test was reliable as I had been on hiv prevention meds for 3 weeks. Will test again at 12 weeks to be sure. ... (12 replies)
... I correct some of your grammatical and spelling errors.
Sometimes you can get traveler's diarrhea. A different environment could cause the changes you described (diarrhea & headaches). You may be able to find an at home test for HIV/AIDS. You could have a different STI since you have a swollen neck--we're not doctors here. If you really want to know, you've got to get... (5 replies)
... I had sex with a hooker 8 months ago... ... (5 replies)
... I thought these were a good indication of my 3 month test, but now a week before the final test I have vaginal thrush and mild shingles and just don't feel right! ... (1 replies)
... I had my last HIV test in 2011. It was negative. Around the same time, I started receiving a chemotherapy type drug called Remicade. ... (3 replies)
... Your test result isn't going to change in a few days. ... (5 replies)
... for a HIV and STD test. I called the lab I went to and the next day they got my HIV results and they said they were NEGATIVE. A day later my other STD's came back and they were also NEGATIVE, other than hsv1 that I've had for quite sometime. ... (3 replies)
... oor descion on not using protection. The next day I asked her status she said she was negative for hiv. Four days later we decided to do a rapid oraquick finger test at our local clinic. Mine and hers both came negative. We parted ways and I began with the "what if" factor. ... (6 replies)
... or stress about the incident. Then 3 days after the exposure, I came down with a fever and headache. Again, I did not stress much. However, the fever lasted for 8 days and I was in very bad shape. I had to call off work for the first four days of the illness as I couldn't get out of bed. ... (1 replies)
... A RNA test cannot confirm your status in the way you are looking for. They are used to monitor HIV positive patients and monitor the virus. They also can return a higher than average of false positives and not to mention the cost. ... (16 replies)
... I had sex with a prostitute in a city that has a high HIV rate. ... (1 replies)
... stop worrying always make sure you protect your self i was told you will usually know from 25 to 30 days if it shows up in your blood 8 weeks has pass you should be good to go now ok sweets:jester::wave: (4 replies)