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8 Week Negative Elisa Test

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3 HIV Elisa test + 1 inconclusive WB 1 negative WB(same clinic) 4 rapid test - (2 different clinics)

Dr BobThis all started back in july of 08 when i got my first + elisa and a inconclusive on the WB, I was retested a week later at the same place elisa + WB NEG. Had a uni-gold test done that day as well was neg. March of this yesr had another...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,You and your wife are definitively HIV negative. Your positive ELISA tests are false positives as demonstrated by your subsequent negative HIV tests, including a Western Blot. There are a number of potential Read more »

Help please doctor

Hello doctor,I got a simple question here. Please do answer.24 weeks back I had unprotected oral... Read more »

Do you only respond to low risk questions?

I've noticed a trend that many if not most messages that are posted tend to conclude that the risk... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...outside labs, where they are tested in batches, so you may have to wait one to two weeks for results. Beyond the Window Period ELISA tests are very rarely "false negative." This means if you have a negative test result, and you had met the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...results, the test has usually been done two or more times. The first test is called an "EIA" or "ELISA" test. Before a positive ELISA test result is reported, it is confirmed by another test called a "Western Blot". This is why home test kits... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Viral Load Tests

...) suggest measuring baseline (pre-treatment) viral load. A drug is "working" if it lowers viral load by at least 90% within 8 weeks. The viral load should continue to drop to less than 50 copies within 6 months. The viral load should be measured... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

CD4 Cell Tests

...two main types of CD4 cells. T-4 cells , also called CD4+, are "helper" cells. They lead the attack against infections. T-8 cells (CD8+) are "suppressor" cells that end the immune response. CD8 cells can also be "killer" cells that kill cancer... Read more »
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8 weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...how promising/suggestive would a 7.5 - 8 weeks negative elisa test be? any guesses or supportive comments? and what if i take one now at 10 weeks? how promising might that be if it turns out neg? Read more »

mouth blisters and ars

Posted by Anonymous
...questions and having a hard time getting through to my six months test. i tested at 4 weeks and at 8 weeks and both were negative(elisa test). at 3 weeks i had some flu like symptoms, very stressed as i still am, and feeling very guilty as i am... Read more »

Elisa test at 8 weeks

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Just two questions. what is the chances of testing negative at eight (8) weeks with a ELISA test, then testing positive at twelve (12) weeks, and second what is the percentage nations wide of this occurring, if anyone has Read more »

Is Oraquik as accurate as regular Elisa test?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Is Oraquik as accurate as regular Elisa test? Read more »