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WB band appearence

Nov 17, 2002


Assuming that someone is infected is it normal to see more than 3 bands appear on the WB at the 3 month period after infection or does it take longer for 3 or more bands to appear?

Many thanks

Response from Dr. Holodniy

You would certainly see at least 3 bands on a western blot after 3 months of HIV infection. It may take longer for all bands to become positive.

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Lab notes on Myeloctye and WBC deterioration

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