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Dried Blood Elisa

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confirmatorios sobre examen de elisa para vih y west blood negativos en colombia barranquilla

dr me relizaron un test elisa resultado positivo el confirmatorio negativo y un west blood negativo que puedo deducir de todo esto o si hay que relizar mas controles ???
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
...Tengo algo de duda.El confirmatorio de que? , del Elisa o del Western Blot.Me parece que lo mejor que puede considerar es consultarlo con el laboratorio que realizo la prueba y su medico. Read more »

"weakly positive" elisa after blood transfusion

HI.I'm a 3rd year medical student who has had what my PCP describes as a "weakly positive" elisa. A... Read more »

Low White Blood Cell Count & ELISA, DNA-PCR

What, if any does a low white blood cell count have on antibody production and ELISA testing at 6... Read more »
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The Well Project

Understanding HIV-Related Lab Tests I: Complete Blood Count and Blood Chemistry

... Lab Tests Are Important Tools The Basics Complete Blood Count (CBC) Blood Chemistry (Chemistry or Chem Screens) The Bottom Line Lab Tests Are Important Tools Having regular Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...the first screening tool. It is inexpensive and very sensitive for detecting the presence of HIV antibodies. In most cases, a blood sample is tested, but other types of ELISAs that use saliva and urine have also been developed. The actual ELISA... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Blood Sugar and Fats

... Side Effects of Antiretroviral Medications? Blood Sugar Blood Fats See Fact Sheet 121 for information on the Complete Blood Count and Fact Sheet 122 for tests included Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Complete Blood Count (CBC)

... The Complete Blood Count (CBC) Red Blood Cell Tests White Blood Cell Tests The Complete Blood Count (CBC) The most common laboratory test Read more »
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Planned Parenthood... Elisa???

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know if the blood draw test provided at Planned Parenthood (the one that takes 3-5 business days); is that an ELISA? I asked them, but the girl Read more »

How do I know if I have HIV?

Posted by Anonymous
...test. If test results are positive, you will be re-tested with ELISA. If the second test also returns a positive diagnosis, the blood sample is tested using a Western Blot Assay. The Western Blot, unlike the ELISA, is very specific. It is both an... Read more »

INFORMATION ABOUT ELISA TESTS

Posted by Anonymous
...patient's cough and rhinorrhea improved, but her fever persisted. She returned to her physician, who wanted to conduct some blood tests and suggested that she be tested for HIV as well. The concept of an HIV test was a bit alarming for Jessica,... Read more »

can you detect HIV w/ a basic blood test?

Posted by Anonymous
...can you detect HIV w/ a basic blood test like testing for ur hematology and and blood chemistry? a blood test not specifically for HIV like the ELISA test. Read more »