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Q: Hello doctor,

I am a 28 y/o heterosexual white male. About 24-36 hours ago, I had a night of unprotected sex (oral and vaginal) with a white 25 y/o female of unknown status but not reporting any stds to myself. I am HIV negative, was tested yesterday. I realize I need to be tested again in a few weeks, but should I consider postexposure prophylaxis? Id like to know before the 72 hour window has expired.

Thanks,

J

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