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HIV status after sex with an unknown person - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I need help on sexual deaseases
Doctor :   Hello
Doctor :   I am Dr XXXX here
Doctor :   Tell me how can i help you ?
User :   Hi , 5 months back I had sex with lady with unknown HIV status .. I got scared .. I have undergone HIV tests for 3 time since then
User :   results are negative
Doctor :   Ok
User :   2time hiv test was based on CARD method
User :   last time it was bases on CLIa
User :   I am scared about my mistake
Doctor :   O
Doctor :   k
User :   i have had a safe ssex using candoms
User :   am I safe now ?
Doctor :   May i know your age ?
User :   25
Doctor :   Well let me assure you that since after 5 months you have been tested negative
Doctor :   so you have nothing to worry about
User :   CLIA test - is it accurate in testing
User :   ?
User :   give me some confidence .. I am the stage of getting married now.. I dont wann lose my life for 10 min mistake
User :   :(
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   But please be careful
Doctor :   you are SAFE NOW
User :   do I need to consult any doctor ..If so please provide me some details of the doctor whoime i can contact and share
User :   Doctor r u really worried about my problem ?
User :   :(
Doctor :   I can understand your problem
Doctor :   and i am giving you correct advice
User :   I will not repeat that again
Doctor :   yes please i am sure you will learn it should be a lesson for you
User :   Do i need to under go any further tests or consult the doctors
Doctor :   NO you are fine now
Doctor :   Dont worry
User :   100%? -- sorry I am scared
Doctor :   usually if were positive it will show after 3 months
User :   in CLIA test it has shown .49 as the value
User :   what is the value
Doctor :   the most accurate test is called WESTERN BLOT test
User :   I need accuracy of the CLIA test doctor , value I got was 0.49 , Please advise me on the same :)
Doctor :   it must be ELISA test
Doctor :   are you sure its CLIA ?
User :   thgen have given as methodology as HIV 1&2 CLIA methodology
User :   i am not sure what it is
Doctor :   Which lab you went to ?
User :   one of the lab in XXXX (XXX laboratories )
Doctor :   well ok HIV 1 and 2 if done are good. the margins vary and you are negative you are negative
User :   XXXX
Doctor :   i am assure you
Doctor :   dont worry
Doctor :   But please never ecer make such mistake in yoru life
Doctor :   i am sure you will understand that
User :   is it possible to give me face to face consulting doctor contact in XXXX
Doctor :   Sure we can do that for you
User :   sure doctor
User :   nowis it possible to provide me the details
Doctor :   Hold on i will give you all the details
User :   ok
User :   i will note down on paper
Doctor :   you can go to manipal hospital in old airport road i will give he doctor details
User :   k
Doctor :   XXXX
Doctor :   you can go there and you can have all your doubts clear in person
Doctor :   BUT I too will assure you that you have nothing to worry about
User :   ok doctor ... I am safe now right .. with all experience you have .. I can only trust you now
User :   :)
Doctor :   I m glad i was able to guide you Mr. XXXXXXXX
Doctor :   And i am very positive that you will take good care of your self from now on of your life
User :   thank you doctor .. I am happy now .. Confirm me one more time that I am safe .. please ?
Doctor :   YOU ARE SAFE
User :   thank you very much doctor
Doctor :   Your most welcome
Doctor :   Take care
User :   take care
Doctor :   Bye
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