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Hiv Antigen After Weeks

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Third and last request from Germany !

Hi Dr. Bob,I told you my story from my exposure in Vietnam. After 2 and 3 weeks I made a PCR HIV - negative. After 4 weeks I got a checkup for Chlamydia and gonorrhea as well as Candia all negativ. Now after 12 weeks I made a test for lues and HIV...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your negative HIV-antibody and antigen test at 12 weeks is definitive, conclusive and WOO-HOO-able. HIV is not your problem. No way. No how. No Read more »

would p24 antigen be positive after 10 weeks after exposure considering I took PEP for 28 days?

I took PEP after 100 hours of exposure for 28 days. 6 weeks after my PEP course finished and which... Read more »

Hiv Antibodies Detection

Hello, I read on the web that an individual can sometime not develop hiv antibodies for a very long... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...laboratory methods are available to screen blood, diagnose infection, and monitor disease progression in individuals infected by HIV. These tests can be classified into those that: (a) detect antibody, (b) identify antigen, (c) detect or monitor... Read more »

elisa 4-8 weeks, two hemograms but...

Posted by murano, 1 Reply
...Hi all, I'm spanish and i don't speak english very well but i'll try My situation risk: vaginal relations with prostitute but the condom broke about 2-3 minutes My symptons: -pharyngittis ( today persist) -night sweats Read more »

p24 antigen test

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...is it true the p24 antigen test is only accurate 2-4 weeks after infection ? Read more »

4 th Generation Test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...first weeks than the test will be positive for Antibodys. This test is only good in diagnosing HIV at a early stage but the antigens is only present 1-4 weeks after the exposure so IF you are negative after 12 Weeks with the Third generation test... Read more »