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oraquick advance oral mucosal transudate
Jun 10, 2012

hello time the doctor robert j frascino said me that the oraquick advance that

uses the oral mucosal transudate doesn't gives "false negative" result,but can gives,

(sometime),only "false positive" result,when instead a person is not infected by the

aids.especially when there is a normal line next the c letter and a very faint line next the

t every negative result is a "true negative" result.i hope you can confirm this

fact,because i have done 3 oraquick advance test using my oral mucosal transudate,at one

year from the sexual exposure,and they all result "negative".in this way i am sure that i

can stay in peace of mind regarding the aids.thank you for your kindly reply. god bless you.

Response from Dr. McGowan

Dear Sean,

Yes, Dr Frascino was correct. The Oraquick Advance test may produce a "false positive" test on occasion, but "false negative" tests would be very rare. As long as the test is run properly and the line next to the C (for "control")is there, the results of a negative test are extremely reliable. Especially since you have had 3 negative tests, that multiplies the likelihood that the test is truly negative.

Best, Joe

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