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condom break at initial stage...symptoms
« on: September 12, 2013, 02:39:22 PM »
hello there plz help me...
I am 23 male from India..had a protected sex with CSW 90 days ago..at the initial stage of encounter i feel some pain while inserting into her but didn't took seriously finally i ended up with broken condom that is my condom broke at early stage=unprotected,isn't it? where head of my penis was exposed..at that time i didn't felt anything but the scene begin from 2ND week onward lets say every symptoms on net i have it..i tested with eclia com bi at 28 days negative,with tri dot test at 47 days..negative
my questions are:
1:if it was indeed ARS thaN antibody should pick up the test as positive isn't it?
2:i asked about tri-dot test they told that it is reliable..according to u..is it as reliable as Elisa or should i trust this test for 6 week test?
3:its now 90 day mark i am going to test 2 days after with all the std. what are my possibility,as i am suffering from symptoms till now..as i have never felt this symptoms in my whole life..as i know symptoms for HIV are nonspecific..
  plz tell me with your kind intelligence will i test positive in 3month?
as u members has never seen 6 week negative turning to positive i think i will break that record in case of condom failure..hope i will come out of this,thank u..waiting for your kind reply..N ALSO WAITING THE TESTING DAY

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Re: condom break at initial stage...symptoms
« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2013, 02:44:04 PM »
Its highly unlikely your 6 week test is going to change but you will need to do another test at this time to get a confirmation that you are indeed HIV negative .

From what you shared I would fully expect a negative HIV test . 

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Re: condom break at initial stage...symptoms
« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2013, 02:56:05 PM »
As the test i took was tri-dot,what kind of test is it? which generation?can u please enlightened me as i am scared that at my six week time i didnt do elisa so that other test didnt took up the antibody? is tri-dot FDA approved? can i rely on tri-dot test for my 3mnth test or should i go for elisa? plz help me sir as i am closer to my test i am freking out more..plz..thank you

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Re: condom break at initial stage...symptoms
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2013, 03:19:02 PM »
The Tridot test is a very good and accurate test for screening HIV and you can rely on it .

You can expect a negative result when you test again and can use the same test . The only way you would need further testing is if you had a positive or false positive result and that's not likely to happen .   

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Re: condom break at initial stage...symptoms
« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2013, 03:35:58 PM »
Helo sir,i could not come in contact due to internet problem,sory for that,i am back with my negative tridot test,but i apolosize that i told 90 day but actualy it was 80 days and i took 82 days tridot test,so sir,should i take this result as conclusive or do retest after 90 days? Am i going to seroconvert in these 8 days? Do masturbation or any other std delays seroconversion,because i often masturbate? Should i trust in tridot because lab technician gave me result within 10 mins? Til today i have sore throat,white tongue,cranker sore and fatigue,does ars last this long or am i late seroconverter? Should i go for elisa after 90 days? Plz help,i m very stresed and cant concentrate on anything because inspite of all,i mean all the symptoms in book i have in my body so why i am not producing antibodies to test positive in tridot? I am so afraid that i think i wil test positive after 90 days so sir plz help me,thank you...all u guys are doing great work god bless u

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Re: condom break at initial stage...symptoms
« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2013, 03:48:13 PM »
You are only 8 days out from 3 months so I would accept that you are  conclusively HIV negative and do not need to test again .

The average time to seroconversion is 22 days. Most who are infected will test positive by 6 weeks. For various reasons a small number will take longer and that is why we follow the CDC recommendation to test at 3 months for a conclusive negative result.

You could test again for peace of mind but your results are not going to change this late in the testing window period . A broken condom very rarely leads to a HIV infection , so with your testing history and low risk I say accept the results and move on .

None of the things you are concerned about would effect the accuracy of your HIV test , so rest easy , you don't have HIV . 

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Re: condom break at initial stage...symptoms
« Reply #6 on: September 17, 2013, 03:55:25 PM »
Also . Please only post in this one thread . If you have trouble finding your thread go to your profile and select show own post and it will take you here .


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