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Adrian attends his GPs surgery. He and his partner Claire have recently undergone HIV and sexual screening. He has been found to be negative for everything but his partner has been found to be HIV positive. His GP has already seen Claire and told her that she is HIV positive and referred her to a clinic for further counselling and probable treatment. During the consultation with Adrian it becomes clear that Claire has lied to Adrian and said that she tested negative for everything! Adrian thinks that he can stop using condoms as a result of the negative tests.

What issues does this raise. What should the GP do?

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