Failure Rate Of Hiv Elisa Tests
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Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramHi. Thank you for your questions.When we calculate the failure rate for condoms, we look at the pregnancy rateper year that occurs in couples who use condoms. For latex condoms, thetypical failure rate is about 12%. However, if condoms are used... Read more »
Positive Elisa, Indeterminate Western Blot, Negative Rapid Test HIV test was indeterminate?(INDETERMINATE HIV TESTS, 2009) (PREGNANCY, 2009)Hi, Doctor - Around 2 weeks ago during my annual OBGYN appointment, I received a HIV test. The... Read more »
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Rate of Antiretroviral Virological Failure Higher Among Children Living With HIV/AIDS Than Adults, Study FindsOne in eight children living with HIV/AIDS "experiences triple-class virological failure -- meaning the virus becomes resistant to multiple drugs -- within five years of starting antiretroviral treatment," according to a study published Wednesday... Read more »
Update on Antiretroviral Treatment Failure and the Management of Treatment-Experienced HIV-Infected PatientsAbstract Despite advances in the management of persons living with HIV, and the remarkable improvements in morbidity and mortality, treatment failure still occurs. With failure, the virus becomes increasingly resistant not only to the... Read more »
HEAT: Virologic Failure Rates Similar (and Low), Emerging Resistance Uncommon on Abacavir/Lamivudine vs. Tenofovir/EmtricitabineThere's nothing like hearing the results of studies directly from those who actually conducted the research. In this interview, you'll meet one of these impressive HIV researchers and read his explanation of the study he presented at ICAAC/IDSA... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesThe Failure of Viral Load Tests
JAMA Study Shakes AIDS Science, Angers HIV Advocates
A nationwide team of orthodox AIDS researchers led by doctors Benigno Rodriguez and Michael Lederman of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland are disputing the... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesOne last question for all of you experts. I had an HIV test and it was negative. Does the ELISA test both HIV 1 & 2?? I have been in areas where HIV 2 is prevalent. However, while in those areas my risk was virtually non-existent. Just... Read more »
Posted by runner_85, 1 ReplyHi bro,
Please help me on this.
i got a elisa test on 19th of this month,
Eilsa test results.
HIV - Cut Off Value 0.548
HIV - Test Value ... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyHow reliable is an ELISA HIV test at 5 weeks? I know that the recommended testing timeframe is 3 mos. (99.9% accurate) ... but I've also heard that most people develop antibodies by 4 weeks and would test postive then (90% is what I heard).
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