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6 Months Elisa And Dna Pcr

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Pos Elisa Neg PCR DNA and RNA 6 months later

In June I had a neg. elisa, neg westblot, postive pcr 10,000 copies. The Dr said that number could be an error. The next day on repeated test I have neg. elisa neg WB and PCR 2050. 4 months later pos elisa, pos WB and negative PCR DNA and Neg RNA....
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
keep me posted on your results.... Read more »

DNA PCR v. Elisa Test

Dr. Holodniy: I just had a DNA PCR test for a possible exposure six weeks ago (I haven't... Read more »

Low White Blood Cell Count & ELISA, DNA-PCR

What, if any does a low white blood cell count have on antibody production and ELISA testing at 6... Read more »
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Testing Elisa and PCR DNA today.

Posted by notanonymous, 1 Reply
i'm gonna get a 3rd generation elisa and a pcr dna test today. it has been at least 13 weeks now and it is time for me to believe the results. my last exposure was "low risk" and the last "high risk" exposure was about 6 months ago. it is time for... Read more »

1 month DNA-PCR negative

Posted by Anonymous
Hi,

I got a DNA PCR and ELISA done 5 weeks after exposure. Both came negative. Lab says DNA PCR negative result is reliable. I do plan to get a ELISA at 2 month and at 3months mark. I wanted to know how much can I trust a negative DNA PCR at 1... Read more »

DNA PCR

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
OK This is the story. After little over a month of my last exposure I had a Elisa test (negative) and 16 days after the Elisa a DNA PCR. For the DNA I called a number the CDC hotline gave me for Specialized Testing. The DNA PCR came back negative... Read more »

PCR+ELISA

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
IF one takes a combo DNA PCR and ELISA AT 6 months and test negative for both. Are they 100% negative despite symptoms? What are the odds of being infected?

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