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Test after Pep

Nov 22, 2013

Dear dr Young, I've done my Pep course for 28days and I want to get it testes as soon as possible.My questions are, 1.what is the best time for testing? 2.which is the best test for knowing sooner,better and accurate result? I kindly waiting your precious answer.Thanks.

Response from Dr. Young

Hello and thanks for posting.

HIV tests should be done after PEP on the same schedule as after exposure without PEP treatment: at baseline, 1 and 3 months after exposure.

Antibody tests (ELISA or Western Blot) are the standard.

Be well, BY

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