Oct 18, 2001
Would having an IgA deficiency, or IgA with IgG2 subclass deficiency result in false negative hiv testing. I was tested 98, 2000, 2001, in 2000 I was hospitalized with reccurrent strep, tested then, then tested 2001 because of reccurrent colds. Thank you, please respond.
| Response from Dr. Young
IgA deficiency nor IgG subclass deficiency should not result in false negative HIV testing.
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