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Is there a chance of HIV infection?

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i did mistake 8 months back of having sex with sex worker, i am worried whether i am infected with HIV, my end of condom was broken . I have rash on trunk area and fever and sever cold , i took paracitomol temperature outside is 21 Degree no Aircondition i have nigh sweet.
Tue, 27 May 2014
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Hello,
Thanks for the consult...

Brief answer,
Moderate to severe risk of hiv infection

Explanation,
1. You mentioned that you are in contact with a sexual worker and while intercourse at the end the condom ruptured
2. So there is moderate to severe risk of transmission of hiv in this case
3. As this occurs 6 months ago try to get test for hiv include
a) TRIDOT test
b) Western blot test for confirmation
4. You already developed ARS-Acute retroviral symptoms syndrome better don't neglect and try to do the tests for the diagnosis of hiv

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Is there a chance of HIV infection?

Hello, Thanks for the consult... Brief answer, Moderate to severe risk of hiv infection Explanation, 1. You mentioned that you are in contact with a sexual worker and while intercourse at the end the condom ruptured 2. So there is moderate to severe risk of transmission of hiv in this case 3. As this occurs 6 months ago try to get test for hiv include a) TRIDOT test b) Western blot test for confirmation 4. You already developed ARS-Acute retroviral symptoms syndrome better don t neglect and try to do the tests for the diagnosis of hiv Hope this information helps