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Feel tired few months, Tested v antibody /antigen after 5

Customer Question

Feel tired for a few months
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Tested hiv antibody /antigen after 5 months exposure
JA: Is this your first time reaching out for information about this?
Customer: Negative
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Customer: My family doctor suggested to see neorgelogy doctor
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Customer: I just like to know should I retested after 6 months?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: HIV and AIDS
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 7 months ago.

Hi

what is your question

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
4 and 5 months tested after exposure and got negative. Should do it again for 6 months?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 7 months ago.

Hi

I do not do phone calls

Feeling tired can be for many reasons.

You are negative for HIV.

This can be

Depression

Underlying illness

Anemia

Iron deficiency

Thyroid problems

Other problems.

You need to see an internal medicine doctor, not a neurologist, to do further testing.

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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 7 months ago.

Hello

I have replies from you but no post

Do you have another question?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
No need to do antibody /antigen test again for 6 months?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Feel skin pain also on and off
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 7 months ago.

No

The test should be accurate.

This is either anxiety, or another medical condition.

Please click a positive now.

Follow up if needed.