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is hiv-antibody test paper 100 safe?

hello dear sir, i have once got a piece of hiv-antibody test paper from a doctor friend, and did the blood test myself at home. later i know the test paper use the hiv antigen to find the antibody, so i am very nervous and worried. it is...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...You can't get HIV infected from an HIV test paper. There is no intact infectious virus present for you to get infected from. KH Read more »

is hiv-antibody test paper 100 safe?

hello dear sir, i have once got a piece of hiv-antibody test paper from a doctor friend,... Read more »

hiv/aids testing

First and foremost, I would like to praise you for your work. I read your site periodically and I... Read more »
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HIV Testing Policy: A Joint Position Paper of the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American College of Physicians

... Summary Federal policies regarding the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of AIDS have not kept pace with changes that have transformed the disease from a fatal illness to a chronic disease for patients with Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, January 19, 2011

...responds in the "Safe Sex and HIV Prevention" forum   Can Melatonin Supplements Affect HIV Test Results? There was a paper a while ago that talked about a negative correlation between HIV viral load and melatonin. I'm worried about... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Zimbabwean Hospitals Lack Lab Materials for HIV Testing

...Private medical institutions offer the tests, but the high prices charged put them out of the reach of many patients. Several HIV/AIDS patients "had to be turned away" in the past year from Chitungwiza and from Harare General Hospital, the paper... Read more »
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...HIV laboratory screening methods, viral load assays, and HIV resistance tests. Many new technologies that will further enhance testing methods are in various stages of development. Patients presenting for testing within 36 hours of exposure to... Read more »
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NAT positive, but still have a question

Posted by paper_plane, 1 Reply
...I have a question, probably just me being in denial about this whole thing, but i went in for a rapid HIV test because the week before i got strep, went to the doctor and tested positive for it, and i knew that could be a sign of HIV Read more »

believe your symptoms not your HIV test

Posted by Anonymous, 14 Replies
read this: http://www.thebody.com/apla/aug99/kimberly.html Read more »

just tested positive

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...Iam a 47 yrs old female. My partner for 7yrs tested neg. i am very confuse how could this happen. i never saw any actual test stated that he is neg we well i never slept with anyone Read more »