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Fear of STDs after having unprotected sex - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   I had not used the condom properly the first time I had sex, its been over 6 months now. I had tested myself with VDRL tests 3 times : once each after 1, 3 & 5 months. Should I continue these tests?
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   give me few mins to go throught ur history
User :   I had not used the condom properly the first time I had sex, its been over 6 months now. I had tested myself with VDRL tests 3 times : once each after 1, 3 & 5 months. Should I continue these tests?
User :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age 27, IT sector, single,
Doctor :   what were the test report?
User :   negative
Doctor :   did u get ELISA test done
Doctor :   for HIV
User :   non-reactive
Doctor :   when was it done
User :   Yes I had the elisa test also done with the VDRL, i plan to continue the ELISA test until 1 year after the exposure date
Doctor :   when was test done
Doctor :   how many months back?
User :   1, 3 & 5 months after the exposure both tests were done,
Doctor :   okDoctor :   HIV tests aren't accurate immediately after infection because it takes time for you to develop these antibodies usually about 12 weeks. In rare cases, it can take up to six months for an HIV test to become positive.
Doctor :   Hi
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Doctor :   Shall we continue to chat?
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