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PCR RNA question
Aug 14, 2014

I took the PCR DNA test 6 weeks after unsafe vaginal sex which produced negative results with no hiv detectable. My questions are as follows

1) is there any chance that after 6 weeks of possible infection, hiv levels can return to non detectable levels without any medication

2) Do I still need to take a 3 month western blot/ Elisa test

3) (For comfort purposes) how good of a sign is a negative RNA test at 6 weeks.

Thanks ahead of time for your answer!

Response from Mr. Cordova

Hi there,

Thanks for writing in.

1: No.

2: If you want a conclusive result, yes.

3: A six week test is a good indicator of your true status. I would not expect your results to change between six weeks and 90 days.

In health,

Richard



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