|follow up test
Aug 3, 2006
ill be brief and straight to the que.if a hiv positive person has started medication,and goes back for follow up test.and is told that is viral load is undetected.does it mean if he/she does another test eg rapid test or elisa somewhere else .the result wont be positive.cause viral load is undetected.or what does it mean.thanks in advance
| Response from Dr. Young
Thanks for your post.
Even with a undetectable HIV viral load, HIV+ persons will continue to have a positive HIV antibody test. BY
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