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Accuracy Of Elisa Test After 30 Days

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Please help me with my testes accuracy

Hey doc I hope you can help meMy last exposure was 64 days ago ,,after 30 I took an Elisa test which was nagetiveAfter 35days I did two Elisa tests at this same day both nagetiveAfter 42 days I had p24 antigen and nat RNA which came back...
Shannon Southall

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HiThe guidelines for HIV testing are to be initially tested at 3 weeks then again at 3 months, if both of these tests are negative then so are you, as long as there were no other types of exposure during that 3 month period, if so then the timing... Read more »

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Test accuracy

Posted by merci225
Hey,
I just want to know, i took a test (elisa blood test, don't know wich generation) at 36 days after ecposure, is this really reliable, i know i should wait the 6 week mark, but that most get detected by this test, when is it? assuming i had... Read more »

PCR RNA and P24 tests accuracy at 18 days with lowered immune system?

Posted by orlean34
I had an incident where i was receptive in anal sex for a short period, in and out once. I did notice that he had a decent amount of precum. I also noticed afterwards that there was some blood from my anus.

2 weeks later I had a stiff neck, mild... Read more »

3 week accuracy

Posted by matty11, 1 Reply
I was just told by the testing clinic to come in 3 weeks after exposure because I was high risk. How accurate are the results at the 3 week mark? If it comes back negative, is that a good indication that the 3 month will probably be negative too? Read more »

Testing for Hiv-accuracy of test after Exposure!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Anyone please help with this one!! IF you had a possible exposure to Hiv, how long Before Tests will pick up the infection, and how accurate are the rapid Hiv tests against the Elisa tests? If you are Elisa negative at 8 weeks after infection and 12... Read more »