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negative elisa at 8 months

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Please Help I am still having symptoms after a risk expose to HIV, does the elisa pick up subtypes to HIV and would this test be conclusive, I had a HIV 1/2 test at 5 months now again at 8 months I also had a RNA-PCR at 3 months, am I done testing,... Read more »

elisa negative at 2 months

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello, my question is the following:
I just got the result of my test wich was negative for hiv, hepatitis B and siphilis, last risk was on april 6, and the test was taken on june 7. This is exactly 2 months. How accurate is elisa test at 2 months?... Read more »

My 3 Month Elisa = Negative!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I feel very good today. The Elisa was at 93 1/2 days, so a little bit past three months. It was negative.

I am going to try to put this behind me. I can't live my life worrying out there in the 0-3% land. I will probably get another test after 4... Read more »

Chances of false negative elisa???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Tested negative almost 5 months (145 days) after exposure and got a negative elisa. What are the chances that this is a false negative? Should i have another test? Going NUTS! Read more »

Elisa negative & WB with one weak band !!!

Posted by David78, 1 Reply
Dear friends , after 6 months and 8 negative elisa 4th gen. I decided to have a western blot test .. I am really scared and confused ... the test result was not clear , it shows only one weak band in correspondece of gp41. I had a herpes genitalis... Read more »
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Hello Dr you say elisa negative at six months no is 100% acutare?

in this answerhttp://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/Meds/Q220156.htmlDo you think elisa is no conclusive at six months?When is elisa 100% conclusive and segurity?When was the most long time seroconversion time?please forgive my bad englishthanks...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
There are very few absolutes in medicine. While there are always possible exceptions to every rule, it IS TRUE that if a person has had serial negative HIV tests (for example at 3 months and 6 months), especially with our new tests (which look for... Read more »

Is two months viral load equal to six months elisa? 99.8% negative is not false negative?

Is two months viral load equal to six months elisa? 99.8% negative which is not a false negative?...
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
I don't think the study has been done to answer that question.MH... Read more »

cervical adenopathy after 3 month negative hiv elisa

hi sir,i tested negative for hiv by elisa at 3 months but my cervical adenopathy is increasing since 2 months from unprotected intercourse with an hiv + lady..1. Are my hiv results conclusive.?2.What may be the reason for cervical adenopathy if not...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
There can be many reasons for cervical lymphadenopathy besides HIV. Your testing indicates you are not HIV infected. I would seek medical advice from a provider other than your professors.DW... Read more »

Pregnant / positive elisa but negative western blot (POSITIVE ELISA, NEGATIVE WESTERN BLOT, PREGNANT, 2011)

My OBGYN advised me that my hiv results came back as a "repeatedly reactive" elisa but "negative" western blot. I am currently 10 weeks pregnant. I tested twice (5/2010 & 10/2010) for hiv while pregnant with my 8 month old...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello.A repeatedly reactive (positive) ELISA and negative confirmatory Western Blot (WB) is considered a negative HIV test result, because the WB test is the more specific testing assay. Pregnancy can induce the production of nonspecific antibodies,... Read more »
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