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hiv tb connection
Dec 13, 2006

I tested hiv neg after 4 months possible explosure but tb skin test came out positive My quistion is 1)does tubercolasis effect hiv window period 2)do i need another hiv test at 6 months sorry about my poor english thank you so much

Response from Dr. Frascino

Hello,

A positive TB skin test will not affect the accuracy of an HIV test.

Dr. Bob



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