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How Accurate Is A Hiv Elisa At 30 Days

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Can I woo hoo at 82 days, elisa hiv test

I wrote you a couple of weeks ago and thank you again for answering my question about my first gay sex in miami,you helped me a lot during these months, you kept me sane and of course trance music, i hope you ckecked them(the DJs) out otherwise i...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...well. However, my informal position is that the immune system is really not a digital calendar that can distinguish if you are a day or two early, so I'd suggest a WOO-HOO is indeed warranted.Haven't had a chance to trance lately. I'm in Boston... Read more »

Indeterminate ELISA followed by negative results

DoctorYour opinion would set my mind at ease although I guess I know the answer.Back in 1999 after... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...and very sensitive for detecting the presence of HIV antibodies. In most cases, a blood sample is tested, but other types of ELISAs that use saliva and urine have also been developed. The actual ELISA takes 3.5 to 4 hours, but most test sites... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...the combined accuracy of the antibody test plus the Western Blot is greater than 99 percent. Some antibody tests take a few days for results, but rapid tests are also available that can give results in about 20 minutes. All positive rapid tests... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV

...tested for HIV before you got into the relationship? Was your partner? Were both tests negative? And do you spend 24 hours a day together? If you're faithful, but he or she is not, or he or she was already HIV positive before you met, you can... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...immune system tries to mount a defense. That defense can cause many people to develop symptoms that usually go away after a few days. Here's the catch: Those symptoms, when they do occur (most people experience only very minor symptoms, some... Read more »
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4th Generation HIV Test

Posted by Trophy
...HIV p24 antigen simultaneously, thereby eliminating the need to perform separate assays. The new generation of combination ELISAs that simultaneously detect both antigen and antibody has been developed and marketed, and offers advantages for... Read more »

3.5 elisa, PCR hiv1, Scared pos

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hello Friends, I was exposed to pos+ woman, vag intercourse. no condom, 0.5hrs. Tested neg 3.5 mths elisa 3rd generation, and neg hiv1 pcr both tests done by A.I.M. health labs. I had the symptoms of sweats, weight loss, and white Read more »

Elisa and PCR test.

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...is very encouraging and that the test can actually pick up antibodies within 3-5 weeks. Are they referring to the PCR test or Elisa test or both? (I just took the Elisa test. Negative after 5 weeks. Does it mean anything?) Read more »

30 day test!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...recently tested for HIV at a Planned Parenthood clinic using the ELISA test (not sure which generation). I tested negative 30 days after my last possible exposure (Basically I found out my boyfriend had been cheating on me for several months, so... Read more »