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I had vaginal sex w/csw and the condom broke 10-30sec later

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I had vaginal sex w/csw and the condom broke 10-30sec later she placed a new one on then finished. I started P.E.P 10 hours later, but I'm going insane now thinking I have hiv. What are my chances I'm uncircumcised any and have herpes(no current outbreak).How soon can I test and what kinds of test.Please help give me some peace thank you.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: HIV and AIDS
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 11 months ago.

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The risk of HIV from conom break vaginal sex is about one in 1000 such incidents.

PEP further reduces your risk by at least 10 times.

So it becomes about one in 10000 cases.

Extremely low risk.

HIV antibody 4th generation test can be taken 8 weeks after exposure.

The sensitivity of detection is about 99% by then.

HIV PCR test to detect viral elements can be combined as well to make it almost 100% accurate at the end of 8 weeks.

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