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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 Elisa came back repeatedly positive and the Western Blot was indeterminate with traces of P24. Freaking out, I then went to my local health clinic 4 days...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Western Blot in my wife. We spoke to a infectious disease doctor and they were surprised by the latest results and ordered more testing. I am pretty confident that there is some type of error in the last test, but am going out of my mind. Can you... Read more »

pos. person on meds testing neg. possible? (HIV ANTIBODY TEST VERSUS HIV VIRAL LOAD TEST)

Hi Dr. Bob. First thank you for all your generous answers. My question is:If someone is on meds for... Read more »

HIV Test validity (Geodesic Meditech HIV TEST YOURSELF test kit )

Doctor, either a valid test needs to be made available to the public otherwise people will use... Read more »
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FAQs About HIV Testing From TheBody.com's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...federal government (names-based reporting testing) help fight against the disease? For frequently asked questions on other HIV/AIDS topics, click here . Read more »
AIDS Community Research Initiative of America

HIV Drug Resistance and Drug-Resistance Testing: Just the FAQs

...Drug-Resistance Mutations During Therapy? Does a Rebound in Viral Load Mean that Drug Resistance Has Occurred? What Is Genotypic Testing? How Are Genotypic Test Results Reported? What Is Phenotypic Testing? Can Drug-Resistance Tests Be... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Cameroon's HIV Prevalence Drops From 12% to 5.5% Because of More Accurate Testing Methods, New Survey Shows

...serology rate announced through this survey does not mean that we should fold our hands and say Cameroon is not really affected by HIV/AIDS," adding, "This is the time for us to examine the strategies used to fight the pandemic and seek ways of... Read more »
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FAQs About HIV Viral Load Tests From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Viral Load Basics | Viral Load Test Results | Viral Load and HIV Treatment | Viral Load "Blips" | Viral Load and HIV Transmission Viral Load Basics I was told by my case manager Read more »
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At Home HIV Testing Kits

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...Hi everyone. Does anyone know anything about doing your own HIV test yourself at home? Is there such a thing? How do I get one? I think the only way I will ever be able to test is through this Read more »

HIV Test Methods

Posted by ME2, 1 Reply
...have been tested for HIV four times: at 7 weeks, 14 weeks, 17 weeks, and 27 weeks and each time negative. My concern is the testing method. One test was a rapid test but the other three were Particle Agglutination (PA) test not an ELISA/WB... Read more »

Sobre Test HIV?

Posted by Trent_Dave, 5 Replies
Quisiera saber si el mtodo MEIA es tan confiable como el ELISA? Read more »

hiv test

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Infected? Previous Index Next Flat Threaded Anonymous Unregistered Re: Porn Stars Get HIV 04/16/04 05:19 PM Reply Quote One 'positive' test for harmless anti bodies out of well... Read more »