... Hi! I know I've posted before, and I was told to wait till 12 week but.. i couldnt. So at 10 weeks and 3 days I grabbed a OraQuick In-Home oral test.. it was negative. Also at 4 weeks Elsa 3rd gen negative and 7 weeks oraquick home test Negative. Only symptoms that have lasted more than a day are a post Nasal drip, with a weird on and off sore throat, and green boogers, not... (2 replies)
... HIV is not passed on in that manner
for even a chance,
the infected blood would have to be placed directly into your bloodstream
in a significant amount to be even able to infect you.
plus the virus would be in contact with air where it dies quickly.
HIV infections do not occur that way
there are too many things against it to be able to happen.
find something else to... (2 replies)
... So due to 2 new small cuts touching with blood is there a chance of getting hiv or would the cuts have to be really big with a lot of blood. ... (2 replies)
... weeks post pep is a decent indication but as pep can delay hiv antibody's you will need to test out to 12 weeks after pep. That said if you had HIV and any symptoms were related, its likely you would have tested positive. ... (10 replies)
... Should I stop worrying about HIV and instead focus on getting myself back up from this itchy throat and dry cough? ... (0 replies)
... Thanks for the reply, easy for the mind to go to dark places when your unsure. (2 replies)
... My concern is when should i get tested and what are my chances of getting HIV or other std's? ... (3 replies)
... My mind is thinking that HIV could pass through raw exposed skin, maybe there was a crack in the skin ? ... (5 replies)
... Hi, thank you for your time, 3 months back, I had an expose to HIV at 13 Oct it was unprotected sex with a female partner (one night stand) and I tested for HIV at 6 Dec (54 days/ 7.7 Week) with SD Bioline Ag/Ab combo Rapid test.(4th gen I supposed) The result is negative. I have a question 1) Are my result conclusive enough?? or do I have to test again?? 2) What are the... (1 replies)
... days old and it was like raw skin , and I have no idea if that was covered and worried HIV might of gone through that area . ... (5 replies)
... a good if not convulsive result of my HIV status? ... (15 replies)
... it means that you do not have HIV. (11 replies)
... And they did another HIV test at Week 7 after PEP and the result was negative, still told me I need the 12 weeks and 6 months to be sure. ... (11 replies)
... Yes I would think so.
And I advise a 4th generation test for 4 week test.
Best of luck (3 replies)
... thank you for the reply. i will ask someone here about the hospital.
quick question: Does every hospital has these tests ??
and what tests should i go through at 4 weeks ? (3 replies)
... this is not a HIV issue.. ... (2 replies)
... HIV infections do not occur outside of the body
or by touching things.
you have nothing to worry about. (4 replies)
... i would test about 4 weeks after exposure
will tell you the story.
expect it to be negative with such brief exposure.
i have no idea about where to go to get tested,
you would have to ask someone who lives there
good luck (3 replies)
... Does hiv die a soon as it leaves the body. ... (4 replies)
... Anxiety is so terrible to deal with isn't it? It certainly sounds as though you have nothing to worry about which has been covered, but with an anxious mind that can still be chaotic can't it? Deep breaths and a nice positive mantra that you're ok may help for when things get overly anxious for you.
All the best!
K. (5 replies)