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A 33-year-old male asked:

I took the std tests such as hiv 1 & 2 4th generation, syphilis, gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomoniasis, hepatitis b & c hsv2 after 90 days of potential exposure and all were negative. do i need to do further tests or its conclusive? thank you

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Yes, conclusive: These negative resultsl all are conclusive, except possibly HSV2, which can take up to 4 months. However, 3 months picks up almost all and if you have no symptoms to suggest herpes, you can consider it conclusive and do not need further testing.
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