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Hiv blood tests in october, january and urine HIV test mid april. Time frame from 1st test to last test considered conclusive?

HIV tests. It all depends on the first date of the possible exposure. These tests sound like the antibody test so you need a three to six month window. Please remember there are better and more accurate tests for the HIV viral genetic material that closes the possible window to 14 to 21 days. Read more...

Went to thailand. Had unprotected sex. Got really sick. Initial rapid HIV test positive, then 2 full blood tests month apart neg. But still feel sick.

HIV Testing. Boy, your story makes me worry about U.S. Health care. First, any test before six months that is an antibody test is most likely not going to be accurate. You need the HIV RNA test. This will be accurate at about day 14 post exposure and is 100% accurate. If you have not had this test you have been mis-served by your physician. And, HIV infection can be prevented. Please get a good doctor. Read more...

A needle pricked on the road accidently 1.5 mnths ago. What blood tests shld be done? N what HIV tests and other tests needed to be done? Please name

I wouldn't bother. A needle pricked you on the road? You were walking barefoot into medical waste? Even if a needle has just drawn hiv-positive blood, the chance of catching the virus is about 1 in 300. It goes down to too-low-to-estimate quickly. You're a grown man. You can't go through life in the grip of fears of hugely improbable things. If HIV eventually declares itself, it can be managed today. Cheers. Read more...