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Hiv P24 Antigen Weeks

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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 was exactly 2 and half months after exposure I had a hiv1 and hiv 2 with the p24 antigen test and they all came negative. How accurate is the p24...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...you taken an appropriately prescribed course of PEP, the guidelines for post-PEP testing recommend HIV-antibody testing at six weeks, three months and six months from the date of exposure. Certainly any negative HIV diagnostic screening test can... Read more »

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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 »

Results

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Should I feel good about these results? HIV negative for Elisa and p24 antigen negative at 3 weeks possible exposure. I know I have to get retested at 3 and 6 months, but wanted to know if these results should calm me alittle. Read more »

p24 test info?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
So my docter recommended that I get a p24 antigen test 10 days after a possible exposure. Does anyone know exactly how accurate the test is and what the window period for that specific test is? I'll get my results any day now but and I plan on... Read more »

p24

Posted by Smith, 7 Replies
...symptoms. Day 28, I developed fever and extreme fatigue. Fever ended after a day or so, but extreme fatigue lasted for a week. Developed a rash on my chest and neck on day 33. Today, at day 41, only symptoms remaining are the rash and a... Read more »