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... and she said specifically that i am still in the MIDDLE of the window period. Honestly, she got me a lot more worried than i was before talking to her. ... (7 replies)
... i had unprotected sex with my wife , within the window period, if i am infected then i messed up her life. thats what is making me crazy. ... (7 replies)
Candida and HIV?
Oct 3, 2014
... f luck, learn from this experience and be safe in the future, if you didn't alrealy you should also test for other std's, those are a lot easier to transmit than HIV and may not show visible symptoms. ... (5 replies)

Candida and HIV?
Oct 2, 2014
... There are no symptoms specific to HIV infection, so HIV cannot be diagnosed by symptoms, the only way to know your status is to test after the window period. ... (5 replies)
... The majority of people that have actually been infected with HIV will test positive within about 3 weeks. ... (7 replies)
... I know I am, or at least until then was, HIV negative, so didn't put him at risk. ... (4 replies)
Hiv tests
Aug 19, 2014
... re right. But many infection dr in turkey, they say if you contacted the infected fluids you would infect. I know maybe most of them never seen and never treated hiv positive. In turkey hiv is very rare. Official numbers are hiv positive only 8 thousand people since 1985. Sure much more than 8 thousand. ... (10 replies)
... Hi I had my first sexual encounter with a man last week in which I gave a guy head, twice. I've always been bi-curious so I finally gave it a shot. I didn't really enjoy it the first time, but knew the first time of everything sucks (no pun intended) so I tried it again the following afternoon with the same guy - hated it again. Just to be very clear I have an aversion... (3 replies)
... s of antibodies but also because this tests also look for a specific antigen that is present before the production of the antibodies, so what is said is that the window period for this type of tests is as little as 4 weeks. ... (10 replies)
... How can people in 2014 say that hiv takes 3 years to be detected in antibody tests ? ... (7 replies)
... I would like to agree with you. But the problem is I had a pain in my anus like none other before. True I did have pain a few months ago when drinking in that area but it was different and not as long lasting. In fact I decided to test drinking again 2 nights ago to see if I could get the pain again. Well all I had was rum but I drank twice as much. I didn't have any pain... (11 replies)
... You cant be in a window period when its quite evident this is nothing more than paranoia on your part. ... (11 replies)
... seems like I would have fought back during the rape or something if it happened. It really is frustrating trying to figure this out. I wish I was already in the window period for hiv testing but it only happened 2 weeks ago. ... (11 replies)
... am too chicken. I think I will give myself the Oraquick tonight at 86 days post. Also, the reason I am still nervous is because I took the other test within the window period, i.e. ... (6 replies)
... antigen. The guy who conducted the test told me that 7 weeks is enough since the kit that they used reduced the window period from 3 months to a month since it is a 4th generation one and can be considered as conclusive. I got tested and it came out NEGATIVE. ... (5 replies)
... ng for this incident, you can test at 3 months for peace of mind, but it is for peace of mind only, your result will be negative, if you still feel anxious about HIV after this I urge you to seek counseling. ... (6 replies)
... ed in a standard test, it's rare but some people can take up to 3 months, so that is why only a 3 month test is conclusive, so as you can see you are conclusivly HIV negative. ... (9 replies)
... Second, it delay the window period, so it will be considerably longer before you can test to know whether you were infected. ... (11 replies)
Finally Tested
Sep 5, 2014
... HIV 2 has the same window period as HIV 1 but HIV 2 is so rare, most HIV experts have never come across a case. HIV is mainly confined to east Africa. ... (7 replies)
Finally Tested
Sep 5, 2014
... Regarding the 1st question the answer is no, that is not how HIV and HIV testing works, HIV mutates, but does not change strains, all strains of HIV will be detected in HIV tests. The answer to the second question is yes, HIV 1 and 2 have the same window period, but HIV 2 is very rare in the US. ... (7 replies)


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