Avatar universal

Anxiety or HIV

I had an encounter, with a man in Mexico, whom I didn't know his status. I have been abstinent for 2 yr so let's just say I lost my mind in Mexico. Now I am scared he might have infected me. He didn't come in me, and it was only for a short time. The oral sex he performed on was quite extensive though, which left me a little sore.

Encounter happened on July 9th, and it has been a little over 2 weeks. The only symptoms i have had so far is diarrhea, which my girlfriends all got. We believe it must have been something we all ate at the resort. But still I am scared. Well today, my throat is a little itchy, and my tongue has been feeling very weird.

I went to go see by OB and they have done all test for all STD's including pregnancy. All came out negative, now they are waiting on the HIV test.

I am concerned because I had these test done 4 days when i got back from Mexico, so I am not sure if anything will show up.

Can anyone let me know what the odds are me getting HIV. As i stated I have only had diarrhea, and this itchy throat that just started today.

I so stressed that, i am throwing up all day (i am borderline bulemic). Please help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
3 Responses
Sort by: Helpful Oldest Newest
1366547 tn?1287363950
First you were in South America and now you are in Mexico? Make up your mind.

Helpful - 0
Avatar universal
Oh am sorry, i didnt know we were checking semantics on here. It was Mexico, if you feel better!!!
Helpful - 0
Avatar universal
Helpful - 0
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the HIV Prevention Community

Top HIV Answerers
366749 tn?1544695265
Karachi, Pakistan
370181 tn?1595629445
Arlington, WA
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Condoms are the most effective way to prevent HIV and STDs.
PrEP is used by people with high risk to prevent HIV infection.
Can I get HIV from surfaces, like toilet seats?
Can you get HIV from casual contact, like hugging?
Frequency of HIV testing depends on your risk.
Post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) may help prevent HIV infection.