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Reply: Freaking out still
Have you asked yourself how a partner with a negative HIV test result could infect you with a virus he does...More
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Reply: Question for Gail
Nope... GailMore
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Reply: Scared about Superficial scratch
1. Nope. 2. Nope 3. Lymph nodes tend to be near the surface of the body. They are easily felt. It's just...More
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Reply: STD transmission from dirty toilet water
Nope! GailMore
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Reply: HIV
Assuming the condom was used accurately and did not break or tear, even if your partner was HIV positive,...More
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Reply: do I have HIV?
PCR and antigen testing are used for early testing (as in blood donations). They have a shorter window...More
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Reply: Needle Stick Scratch
Sounds like you've off to a very good start... "All the symptoms at 2week are due to stress? " Likely...More
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Reply: Possible high risk and testing questions
A test taken at four weeks is considered to be 95 percent accurate; that is, 95 percent of newly infected...More
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Reply: Symptoms and antibodies, which came first?
Not necessarily. ARS tends to occur two to six weeks after transmission. A two week screening test can...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Elisa test
Thank you gail.
Posted by An_257959
Reply: HIV+ and HEP-C+ for 17+ years
Sorry; I am not knowledgeable enough in that area to know of any such resources. Is there a social worker...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Mistake_worried
I have already said your child is not at risk from this. Again, the only blood present was hers, not yours....More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Still worried 10 years later...
I could not get it out of mind once again so I bought another oraquick test and swabbed my gums exactly like...More
Posted by mmm123456
Reply: Oral sex risk
No. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: positive and detemain
Theresurected Thank you for a postive post. My son was just dx. His cd4 level is 194. I am trying to find...More
Posted by 77elizabeth
Reply: test differences and the correct test for me??
No. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Freaking out
You're right, thanks for your words of encouragement, it is truly appreciated
Reply: Question about testing accuracy and my situation
A test done at 4 weeks after a potential exposure is considered to be 95 percent accurate. By 3 months...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: HIV risk with a condom. anxiety and paranoid
Condoms, when used accurately, are an effective barrier against HIV (assuming your partner is even HIV...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: HIV Transmission Risk
Yes most probably I used it. Yesterday I had problems with condoms because of poor light and my penis was...More
Posted by star808080
Reply: bells palsy on hiv aids.
Does the girlfriend have HIV? GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Oraquick accurate C line..
Read up on oral candida. Even assuming that this is (doubtful by the way), it is certainly not limited to...More
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Neurosyphilis
Neurosyphilis is actually an infection of the brain caused by long term syphilis: ...More
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Reply: ARS
Is there some point to responding to a 3 year old post? GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Concerned for a Friend
Thanks as well!
Posted by wes1963x
Reply: How big are the chances?
There is no need for further testing. Consider counseling for your panic disorder. GailMore
Posted by georgiagail
Reply: Saliva on open wound, help me please!
I'm not sure why you continue to have difficulty understanding you are HIV free. If you remain concerned...More
Posted by georgiagail
Short Survey of At-Home Injection Experiences, You...
My name is Dan and I am a graduate student at San Jose State University, studying Human Factors and...More
Posted by iaa_research
Reply: chance of catching hiv.
In an HIV positive person the virus would be found in their sexual fluids (and of course their blood); in a...More
Posted by georgiagail
Elisa test
Hi i did two ELISA test. The first test was 4 weeks after exposure. And the second one was 6 weeks after...More
Posted by An_257959

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