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Reply: Can I trust my oraquick results?
cant believe im back, but im back. i think im having anxiety. i just lived so long thinking i was for sure...More
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Reply: lovebite
1. Yes, but this likely wouldn't matter. In order for transmission to occur you would need more than just a...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: 8 years after exposure
It is time to let this fear go. You will, of course, have diarrhea at times...and cold symptoms...and...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: What was my hiv risk? I can't sleep
Your friend didn't have a bleeding cut on his hand. His saliva hitting your mouth is not a risk (even...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: coinfection delays seroonversion?
You have indicated you are very afraid regarding these changes in your CD4 count. One physician you have...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Questions about oral
No. Oral sex carries an EXTREMLY low risk of transmission (think along the lines of .5 to1 per 10,000...More
Posted by georgiagail
Just Tested Positive due to Rape
I never imagined myself seeking advice about HIV, but here I am. I was raped while unconscious (it's a...More
Posted by rockclimber85
Reply: Oraquick relaiability
Thank you for the help'
Posted by rolltide2014
Reply: Scared, please help
Yes; you are in the clear. There is absolutely no need to test any more over this non-exposure. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Oraquick oral swab results
Please believe these final test results and move on from all these worries. Gail P.S. Note to
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Naat test negative at 21 days post possible exposu...
Your condom did not fail. Oral candida associated with HIV does not occur in early stage HIV. It is a...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Condom
I just want to be sure that I'm not at risk for infection and if I can put this behind me? I know its not a big...More
Posted by rr1234
Reply: Drugged, now with ARS
"Have you ever come across a situation where a man got drugged and then went on to have sex?" Nope. "...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: hiv specific antibody question..
thanks for all your help again Gail.. Hopefully the next time I report back, it will be with a fully cleared...More
Posted by edward79
Reply: Should I get an STD checkup??
Your fever had nothing to do with the sexual event in question. Could you have gotten an STD? Not from...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: 3 month and 4 month Oraquick.
Hi I've had unprotected sex with a guy that I didn't know his status however he did show me text msg...More
Posted by roxyfoxy123
Reply: Please Help
"Should I be worried that the HIV will come back positive?" Absolutely not. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Unsure about results
Has anyone on this list taken 10 oral swabs, all negative and then gotten a positive result on a blood...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Hiv worrie
HIV doesn't cause dry mouth. At any rate, you've not been in ANY situation were HIV transmission could...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: scared abou hiv with ongoing symptoms
You are HIV negative. Accept this and move on. I cannot diagnose whether you have an autoimmune disorder. ...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Possible HIV/STD scare?
1. Was the intercourse vaginal or anal (it is hard to tell from your screen name). The ESTIMATED risk from...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Any comments please!!!!
What the nurse told you was correct. Your test results are accurate. You do not have HIV. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Any comments please!!!!
Thanks for the help my friend, God bless More
Posted by worrysolan
Reply: Do I have Hiv...what was my risk?
The cotton ball did not have blood on it from another HIV positive person. There is no risk of HIV...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Question about whether my testing would be conclus...
Sorry...12 weeks. Brain fart on my part. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Stripper Fingering
Steevo19....No further testing is required. Your risk was not "low". It was non-existent. And your four...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: testing question
Then there will be no reason that this test result will be any different than all the others. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Oraquick Test at 6 weeks
Thanks for answering all of my questions!
Posted by female222
Reply: Needle Stick Scratch
1. Can I ignore all my symptoms? Yes. Do I need to wait till 90 days test? A 90 day test result will...More
Posted by georgiagail

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