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I got tested for stds on Thursday on the NHS, Ive have had

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I got tested for stds on Thursday on the NHS, Ive have had many sleepless nights since, can I ring up and cancel my blood tests ie for hiv and syphilis as im having exams for the next two weeks and can't concentrate and can't sleep. Am I within in my right to cancel and if so how do I do it.

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

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Hi there

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I'm Dr. Phil

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Can I ask your first name?

Customer: Hi I'm Matthew
Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi Matthew

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nice to meet you

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can you tell me about the exposure?

Customer: Nice to meet you to, I haven't had a exposure but I suffer from anxiety attacks
Dr. Phil, MD :

why are you worried about STD?

Customer: its hiv I was tested on a rapid test in oct and it was negative I can't get it out of my head , I didn't want a hiv test on Thursday because I begin to worry about what if. I agreed to it but now it's taking it's affect can I cancel my blood test
Dr. Phil, MD :

No you probably can't cancel it at this point

Dr. Phil, MD :

it is already sent to the lab and out of your doctor's hands

Dr. Phil, MD :

however, you should not worry if your rapid test was normal

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you are likely fine

Customer: Even thou it takes 10 days for results ?
Dr. Phil, MD :

yes, the lab is already processing it

Dr. Phil, MD :

it would be virtually impossible to stop it

Dr. Phil, MD :

however how will stopping it help you at all?

Dr. Phil, MD :

if you have HIV wouldn't you like to know?

Customer: Yes but not during my exam week, I didn't think It through last week when I got asked do you want to be tested
Dr. Phil, MD :

you are fine if your rapid test was negative

Dr. Phil, MD :

you are good

Customer: Thank you for your time I feel much better
Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome :)

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