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Hi i have sex with a prostitute on july after that i saw some blood on my condom and my hand on september i have joint pain and mild fever after 3 month i check hiv rapid test twice the result came negative and i test again after 4 month also the result came negative still i have some pain on my jointand some rashes so am worried this rapid test is accurate or shall i test again some other test ex elisa pls reply me
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replied December 6th, 2011
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Hi,
It would be much easier to answer if you tell the brand of the rapid test.
Nick
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replied December 6th, 2011
Hi thanks for replying actually i dont know the exact name something like Acu-check i done by laboratory its a card i saw its written hiv1 and 2
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replied December 7th, 2011
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Hi,

Since you did the testing after 3 month, the negative result must mean negative.

The only problem can be if you made mistakes in the testing procedure.
The advantage of a professional laboratory is that they have a very strict quality control.
If you have doubts about your test results the best if you get tested in a laboratory. You are after the window period, so you can do it any time.

Nick
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replied December 8th, 2011
Thanks nick after 4 month test i done by another laboratory so that means its fine right need any further test ............
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