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How Long Does It Take To Get Back The Results Of A Rapid Hiv Test

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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
...Hi,You are most likely HIV negative. See below.Dr. BobHIV test was indeterminate?(INDETERMINATE HIV TESTS, 2009) (PREGNANCY, 2009)Feb 21, 2009 Hi, I have been sexually active for over two years now. I got tested two years ago and it Read more »

inconclusive results

I am pregnant and during my exam the doctor informed me that the results of my hiv test were... Read more »
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Innovative Rapid HIV Test Appears to Detect Acute HIV; OraQuick Rapid Saliva Tests Found to Be Not Very Accurate for High Risk Testers

...name's Chris Pilcher and I'm a HIV researcher from UCSF [University of California, San Francisco]. I'm principally interested in HIV diagnostics and particularly in detecting and managing acute HIV infection. The poster is appropriately titled,... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Acute HIV Infection

...positive, then HIV infection probably occurred a few months or longer before the tests. In June 2010 the FDA approved a new HIV test that detects both antibodies to HIV and HIV proteins. This new test should produce results faster than a test for... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Washington, D.C., Health Officials, HIV/AIDS Advocates Unite to Launch HIV Testing Campaign

...Freedom Plaza to launch the citywide campaign titled "Come Together D.C., Get Screened for HIV," emphasizing the importance of HIV testing, the Washington Post reports (Levine/Edwards, Washington Post , 6/28). The campaign aims to reach... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

... What Tests Are Available? If you have been infected, your immune system will make antibodies against HIV. The most common HIV tests look for these antibodies. The HIV antibody test (called ELISA or EIA) is one of the most reliable medical... Read more »
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very worry please help!!!

Posted by amorie223, 2 Replies
...2/27/10 he came around on may and June my last sexual contact with him was June 20-26 .On July 14 he told me he had got and HIV test because he got poke with a needle while doing pt at a beach, come to find out it was a lied. when i spoke with... Read more »

Thank You

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...skills but one last question, why should i look both ways when crossing and i should put a condom on ? also how accurate is a rapid test and air is there but you cant see it so maybe i didnt see the needle ok dude thts all im saying but anyways... Read more »

RNA testing,

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...Testing for HIV RNA testing is available in King County for all gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM) who test for HIV at these locations. STD Clinic at Harborview Gay City Health Project Downtown needle exchange Bathhouses... Read more »

RAPID HIV TEST-DO YOU'll READ THESE WHEN I POST?

Posted by DUDE, 1 Reply
... drugs almost immediately. Several new, so-called rapid HIV tests are moving toward FDA approval. But officials at the CDC who deal... Read more »