4 months test
May 13, 2014
I did hiv combo test many times in different lab as following.. 3 weeks. Neg. 4 weeks.net. 6weeks .neg. 8 weeks . Neg. 10weeks.neg. 11.6 weeks. Neg. 14 weeks neg. 18 weeks neg but index is=0.47 and cut off 1. Is there any chance that I have false hiv test results or the virus hidden or not detectable, should I continue testing...I am very scared ..
Response from Ms. Southall
Hi The testing guidelines for HIV are to be initially tested at 3 weeks post exposure and then again at 90 days. As long as there are no other exposures happened during this time frame than the results are conclusive. Having your test at 18 weeks come back negative and as long as there have been no other exposures during this time you can consider the test conclusive.
Be well and stay safe, Shannon
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
- Peripheral Neuropathy Causing The Feeling Of Cold Feet
- Can You Have Sex With Someone Who Has Hiv And Not Catch It?
- Unprotected Sex Once And Contracted Hiv
- How Long Do Symptoms Appear After Exposure To Hiv?
- Can Aids Be Passed On By Two Hiv Negative Gay Men?
- Can You Get Hepatitis From Smoking Pot?
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.