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NAAT HIV Results In 2 Weeks

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HIV NAAT Test & Hepatitis

I just took a negative Hiv test (@ 7 weeks with rapid Elisa) at the AHF clinic here in Los Angeles.They then drew two vials of blood for a NAAT test.Does having chronic Hepatitis B increase the probability of a false positive NAAT test?I will donate...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Having chronic hepatitis B would not increase the probability of false-positive NAAT tests; however, nucleic acid testing in general can lead to some false-positive results. The best HIV-screening test remains an FDA-approved HIV-antibody test... Read more »

Confusion Over RNA/NAAT Test

Dr. Bob,I donate every year and will continue to do so but hope you will answer this question. Had... Read more »

NAAT RNA TEST QUESTION! One Pioneer to Another!

Dr. Bob a pioneer,Being a former (and recently recovering) high anxiety worry well I have a... Read more »
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Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange

NAAT Testing Combined With Social Marketing Campaigns Improve Detection of Acute HIV Infection Among MSM in Vancouver

People who have recently become infected with HIV are at increased risk of transmitting HIV to others and may account for up to half of new HIV infections in some populations. Several factors contribute to an increased risk of HIV transmission. ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Some Scientists Question Results of Recent HIV Vaccine Clinical Trial

Weeks after clinical trial results showed an experimental HIV vaccine offered some potential protection against the virus, "a second analysis of the $105 million study, not disclosed publicly, suggests the results may have been a fluke, according... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Updated Results on Quad: 96-Week Data From Phase 3 Studies

Two oral presentations presented 96 week data from the two phase 3 treatment studies for the recent approval of the single-tablet, four-drug combination of elvitegravir/cobicistat/tenofovir/FTC, developed as Quad, and now approved as Stribild in the... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Elvitegravir vs. Raltegravir: 96-Week Phase III Results in Treatment-Experienced Patients

Richard Elion from Whitman-Walker Health in Washington presented updated 96 week results from the phase 3 head-to-head study of elvitegravir vs raltegravir. 1 The 48 week results, first presented at the IAS conference in Rome last year showed... Read more »
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RNA/PCR/NAAT Test

Posted by nomoreworry4me
antibodies to HIV
1 - 3 months
blood, oral, rapid
1 week, 20 minutes for rapid
Looks for....................
Window period...........
Options for testing......
Wait time for results....
RNA/PCR/NAAT Test Antibody Test
There are several ways to test for HIV.
Th... Read more »

Naat test result

Posted by worriedwellback, 1 Reply
Hi,

I tested negative with NAAT test which I took 5 week after possible exposure. Do I need another antibody test at 3 month mark? Read more »

possible NAAT result?

Posted by brokenwing, 1 Reply
from reading of posts i realized that i have also put myself at risk by doing unprotected insertive anal at the bathhouse on the same day that i fingered an ass. i was so scared witless and so focused on the small cut on my finger when i got sick... Read more »

9 week post exposure, muscle twitches, 7 week Oraquick rapid negative result.

Posted by treeoflife1, 1 Reply
any way muscle twitches can have anything to do with 9 weeks post exposure HIV, Read more »