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W.B at four months?*Help*

Dec 23, 2002

Dear Ryan, (help me please),let me ask you a question that could be difficult for you to answer becouse you live in a diffrent country than me, I live in a small country in South America and the test here for HIV are called microelisas and the generation of this test are not well known for me, I had four microelisas test at 8 weeks, 15 weeks, 17 weeks and 22 weeks all negative(private labs) and a Western Blot at the local Red Cross (negative) at 4 months(17weeks) afther the only high risk posible exposure to the virus ( insertive vaginal and oral sex with a prostitute) ,but like i said before this test are not very modern, What is your opinion?,What can i do? please help me,please,please.

Response from Mr. Kull

ELISA and Western Blots are the gold standard for HIV antibody screening. You can trust your results.


Is neccesary an antibody test ??
HSV-I Equivocal Result

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