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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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User :   Hi There can unprotected blow job from a possibly infected girl transmit HIV virus.if yes after hw much time should one test for the presence of HIV.and wat tests to undergo.after hw much time of the exposure ELISA is positive.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
User :   ok
User :   hi
User :   i hope u got my query
Doctor :   reading.
Doctor :   Yes unprotected intercourse can cause HIV transmission.
Doctor :   There are 2 tests
User :   no i dint say intercourse
User :   i said blow job
Doctor :   1. PCR-HIV-RNA
Doctor :   What is that
User :   that is if the girl sucks the penis only and there is no vaginal or anal sex then can the guy still get HIV infection from the girl
User :   i hope im clear now
Doctor :   oral sex still has the chances of transmission
User :   hmm ok
Doctor :   However the chances are less compared to vaginal and anal intercourse
User :   ok
User :   now pls tell me about the tests doctor
Doctor :   If infected , Viral RNA can be detected in one week
User :   ok
User :   and if that test is negative then can one relax
User :   PCR HIV RNA
Doctor :   Get it after 1 wk
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   Antibodoes againast HIV are detected after 3 months
User :   ok
Doctor :   ELISA detects antibodies so get it after 3 mo
Doctor :   Did I answer your queries?
User :   yes doctor
User :   one thing more
User :   is HIV PCR RNA test a costly?
Doctor :   Yes it is
User :   and can it be done in any normal lab like a lal path lab
Doctor :   A lab in hospital has that facility
Doctor :   Usually performed on Blood donors
Doctor :   But any good lab can do that
User :   ok
Doctor :  
Thank you for consulting me.
User :   thanks
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye
User :   u too bbye
Doctor :   Thank you.

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