sickle cell and HIV
Sep 28, 2010
Hello, I was just wondering if HIV shows up in the sickle cell test? Thank you!
Response from Dr. Frascino
Nope. Sickle cell tests can diagnosis sickle cell disease. Only HIV specific tests can diagnose HIV disease.
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