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HIV test related query - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hello
User :   abt a month back I had sex for the first time, I did not use the condom properly & it was only half way up the penis.
The woman was over 30 & nt a sex worker
I was adviced by the Doc to get a HIV test done & a VDRL test (both after 21 days, thn again after 3/6/12 mths)
I was gng 2 go for the tests now, but wanted 2 ask u smtg
I have been having a lot of itching in the area around the penis/scrotum...
thr have been no white spots or white discharges
Hv had an occaisonal burning sensation in the penis when I have not had enough water...
shd I get any more tests done?
I want to get any precautionary test done...coz its been on my mind...
Doctor :   Ok lemme go through the content
User :   ok
Doctor :   I think those should be fine
Doctor :   Urinalysis is better i feel
Doctor :   Get these tests done and get back to us if assessment
Doctor :   for assessment
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Doctor :   Ok
User :   ok, do i need to fast for urianalysis?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   Not required
Doctor :   If you have further problem and dounts after urinalysis please get back to us to assist yoiu further
User :   Is "Urinalysis" the name of the test?
Doctor :   doubts
Doctor :   Yes
User :   wich I shd tell the hospital?
Doctor :   it is the name of the test
User :   so its
User :   VDRL, HiV & Urinalysis test....rt?
Doctor :   HIV ELISA only
Doctor :   if it is positive then yoiu have to go through
Doctor :   the Western blotting once again for confirmation
Doctor :   OK
User :   ok
Doctor :   any other question
Doctor :   I can answer fo ryou
User :   no, this is all fornow.Thx
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