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Offline fessteren

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Anxiety and risk questions
« on: March 12, 2018, 11:08:13 pm »
Hi,

Below are my exposures/questions.

1. Received blowjob (for 5 mins) 1 year back.
2. Needles fear during giving blood sample. Does any syringe or needle manufacturing companies manufactures the syringes or needles with HIV blood included with in? and what is the risk of those products are used on any one to draw the blood sample?

My last HIV test was Elisa test after 1 year and came back negative.

Please assess the risk and explain me in detail.

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Re: Anxiety and risk questions
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2018, 11:24:34 pm »
Answers, as best I can in terms of risk assessment, and in all the detail that is necessary (since you had no risk):

1)  Zero chance of HIV-infection from receiving unprotected oral sex (though there may be a risk of other STD/STI infections):  no one has ever been documented as having contracted the HIV from receiving oral sex (you won't be the first).

2)  Stop it, stop the crazy thinking!  Needles in these matters are sterile and do not have blood in them.  Move on with this nonsense mode of thinking.

Your last test was negative, a year after your perceived, but nonexistent, exposure.  You are HIV-negative for whatever reasons you perceive in your post.

Other than that, I can't prove a negative for you.

Best wishes to you in accepting that you are HIV-negative.
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Offline fessteren

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Re: Anxiety and risk questions
« Reply #2 on: March 13, 2018, 12:29:34 am »
Thanks Patrk for the clarification and few more questions (may be silly), but need some reassurance.

1. After giving blood samples, the spot (where blood taken) has become some reddish with itching and looks like bruise. So, this made me to think about needle and syringe. Any risk with this skin reddish issue?

2. The test i have taken was Elisa antibody method. So, did i take the right test? and what is the accuracy of Elisa test? i do not know what generation it is. I have this question as once the lab technician has asked me to take PCR or Western blot test..so asking.

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Re: Anxiety and risk questions
« Reply #3 on: March 13, 2018, 12:25:21 pm »
No! 

Its simply not a risk, now grow-up and get over it already !!!

You are banned BTW, you know perfectly well what you did and I don't appreciate people who come here solely to waste our time.  Find a new hobby, seek professional mental health support or both.

Whatever you do please don't do it here.   

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