Aug 22, 2014
As you are an expert in this field, can you advise me based on the following situation whether I should retake the test?
Test conducted: HIV Combo PT by Roche (Immunoassay for invitro qualitative HIV -1 p 24 antigen and antibody to HIV-1 including group O and HIV 2.) Date of Exposure (No. of days): 124 days before the test Result: Negative reaction However, I have ulcers on my mouth recently like a few days ago. (150 days after exposure)
Based on the situation above, should I retake the test or I am confirm free from HIV. And how accuracy is this test?
Your reply will truly clear my doubt. Thank you.
| Response from Mr. Cordova
90 days or greater is conclusive. Trust the test. You are HIV negative from this incident.
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