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Accuracy Of An Hiv Anitbody Test At 6 Weeks

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Follow Up For "Are these hiv tests conclusive after 3,6 and 11 week?"

Dear Dr. Frascino,Upon your advice, I had an another negative Hiv1/2 Ab Blood Test at 102nd day. As you strongly anticipated my 3 months test(even almost 15 week)test are negative.My I yell a Woo Hoo?Please respond my follow up, it will help also...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Yep! In fact I'll yell it with you. Ready? One, Two, Three . . . WOO-HOO!!! Didn't that feel great?Be well. Stay well.Dr. Bob Read more »

Are these hiv tests conclusive after 3,6 and 11 week?

Dear Dr,After a unprotected oral sex, I have got following tests;- 19 day Hiv 1/2 Negative- 21 day... Read more »

At 6 weeks am considering traveling to England for Duo Test

I am at 6 weeks Friday and although I have a local HIV test scheduled I am considering flying to... Read more »
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... What Is HIV Testing? How Do I Get Tested? Who Should Get Tested? When Should I Get Tested? Do Any Tests Work Sooner After Infection? Read more »
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Diabetes and HIV/AIDS

...lost weight by cutting fat and calories in their diet and by exercising (mostly walking) at least 30 minutes a day, five days a week. HIV and Diabetes High glucose levels can be a side effect of HIV drugs. Specifically, the protease... Read more »
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The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

...Bottom Line What Is PEPFAR? In 2003, the U.S. congress passed a bill to provide money to foreign governments to fight HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. This plan is the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR.) It is the... Read more »
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Acute HIV Infection

...Infection The Bottom Line What Is Acute HIV Infection? The amount of HIV in the blood gets very high within a few days or weeks after HIV infection. Some people get a flu-like illness. This first stage of HIV disease is called "acute HIV... Read more »
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6 week HIV test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know of anyone who tested negative at the 6 week mark following a risky sexual encounter and then subsequently tested positive? Read more »

hiv window period 6 weeks the top

Posted by nomoreworry4me
... Massachusetts says 6 weeks call 1-800-235-2331 why there so many defferent window periods Read more »

only 6 weeks ago i found out i was hiv+

Posted by Anonymous
...Only 6 weeks ago, I found out I was HIV+. Sadly, my wife (pregnant) also tested positive. The test was carried out in Thailand (my wife's) home country. It was a routine Read more »

Elisa antibody testing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...that the Elisa antibody test is 99.9% accurate unless you are in a high risk group and your symptoms are clinicly suggestive of hiv infection. In other words, the test is not accurate at all. Risk groups and symptoms should have nothing to do... Read more »