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Human immunodeficiency virus test to be done or not, had oral sex outside - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   Hi,
User :   Hi, how's it going
User :   what kind of dr are you?
Doctor :   I am a general physician
User :   ok
User :   Basically I wanted to know if you think I should be tested for HIV
Doctor :   Ok, please proceed
User :   I got tested 33 days after possible exposure and tested negative
User :   I was with a prostitute and she gave me oral without any protection
User :   Is it worth getting tested again or do I have nothing to worry about
Doctor :   ok, I would consider there is need for getting tested again
Doctor :   May be after a month from now
User :   Isn't it pretty rare to contract this from this kind of behavior
Doctor :   Yes, i do think the same
User :   But you think I should get tested anyways
Doctor :   Yes,
Doctor :   As there are some infections which do not show any signs or symptoms even after two months
User :   Ok
User :   Thanks for your time
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
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