|Nicotine's effect on HIV ELISA test (SMOKING AND HIV TEST RESULTS, 2011)
Jun 25, 2011
Hello, Dr. Frascino -
Does smoking (cigarettes) have any effect on HIV testing? Also, does it affect the generally accepted 'window period' for HIV seroconversion? Thank you for your help.
| Response from Dr. Frascino
As in the case with so many questions, the information/reassurance you desire was already waiting for you in the archives. See below.
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