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Had a 32 day HIV finger test today result negative. My exposure was unprotected oral (receiving). How reliable is that test after 32 days? I know no-one has ever been documented catching it from that but I am testing to 12 weeks whatever anyone says.

Also can you catch Syphilis from kissing? I have a slight red spot on my tongue not a spot as in a swelling etc just a red bit on my tongue. It's in the centre on the top of my tongue to be honest I'd expect if if you can catch Syphilis from kissin g the sore would appear somewhere that makes contact with another Syphilis sore and this part of my tongue hasn't. It doesn't look like the pictures of Syphilis. I showed it to the people at Terrance Higgins Trust today in Leeds they said it was something and nothing, but I asked them if it was HIV not Syphilis. Would they have noticed if it was Syphilis?

I am awaiting Syphilis results from a test 1 week ago.
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Sorry don't know why but I titled this as my username can a  mod change that?
277836 tn?1359669774
no need for hiv testing a waste of money
oral carries veryyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy low risk
and the rest of your story is funny to me i can see you looking at your tongue in the mirror wow we all have red things on our tongues
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This is new though. My concern for it really is about Syphilis it doesn't seem to fit the characteristics of a Syphilis sore, but I'd like to know if kissing can transmit Syphilis.
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Doesn't cost anything where I live to test. Tests are available free in the UK.
277836 tn?1359669774
somebody pays for those test government
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Yes you're right that's me not thinking what you meant properly. Nevertheless our taxes pay for them so in a way I'll pay myself and would rather pay and hopefully be negative than wonder about it for 10 years.
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