the window period
Sep 28, 2005
i know of someone who suspected he had hiv and he went for the tests two months after the day he had sex.he tested negative.is there any need to go for a second tests or the result is acurate since it was over six weeks after contact
Response from Dr. Frascino
HIV-antibody tests taken prior to the three-month mark are not considered definitive or conclusive. I'd suggest your "someone" retest at three months.
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