|False positive test during a females first trimester
Jan 8, 2002
Is it true: During a women's pregnancy, if she test within her first trimester, she could end up with a false positive.
Response from Dr. Jackson
The risk of a false poisitive HIV antibody screening test appears to be higher during pregnancy, but the confirmatory Western blot test will not be positive.
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