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How Reliable Is A 2 Week Hiv Test

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What is the Reliability of neg Hiv test at 8 weeks?

Hello Dr. Bob, I have asked questions before, and I French kissed a lady on two occassions for two to three hours on and off. Whats the likely hood of getting hiv from french kissing if I didnt know if I or she had a cut. If its been 8 weeks and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...majority (but not all) of HIV-infected folks will have detectable levels of anti-HIV antibodies in their blood within four to six weeks after becoming infected. Thanks for your support of The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation... Read more »

Follow Up For "Are these hiv tests conclusive after 3,6 and 11 week?"

Dear Dr. Frascino,Upon your advice, I had an another negative Hiv1/2 Ab Blood Test at 102nd day. As... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Be Greater Than AIDS: Get Yourself Tested Week Promotes Free HIV Testing June 19-27, 2010

...especially young people, to get tested for HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the week leading up to National HIV Testing Day (June 27th). The campaign will spotlight 10 cities -- Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Houston,... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Free HIV Testing at Weeks School

... The annual "Summer Sizzler" community HIV testing event will take place Monday at Edwin E. Weeks Middle School, 710 Hawley Ave. in Syracuse. Free, rapid-result HIV testing Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: HIV Tests Available in Awareness Week

...recognition of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, the Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health is offering free, confidential HIV testing this week. On Wednesday, testing will be offered 1-4:30 p.m. at Walb Student Union, room 114,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Nigerian Government Plans Week to Encourage Citizens to Receive HIV Tests, Official Announces

...National Agency for the Control of AIDS , commended the government's efforts to curb the spread of the disease through increased HIV testing ( This Day , 10/10). Back to other news for October 2008 Search the Newsroom archive This... Read more »
Connect With Others

How conclusive is an Hiv test at four weeks?

Posted by worriedsick, 2 Replies
...grain of salt? Or is it a good step in the right direction? Does anyone know the level of conclusiveness after 30 days for an HIV test? Read more »

hiv test at 7 weeks

Posted by ironman82, 1 Reply
...last about 2 minutes and we have protected sex. After the exposure, i have some flu, joint arches but no fever. I got tested on week 7 and it came out negative. During waiting for the results, i always think negatively which make me cant sleep... Read more »

6 week HIV test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does anyone know of anyone who tested negative at the 6 week mark following a risky sexual encounter and then subsequently tested positive? Read more »

How reliable is an ELISA HIV test at 5 weeks?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...How reliable is an ELISA HIV test at 5 weeks? I know that the recommended testing timeframe is 3 mos. (99.9% accurate) ... but I've also heard that most people Read more »