How Soon Does An Hiv Test Pick Up Whether I'm Positive
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,In essence you're wondering about the "benefits of knowing." See below. I've addressed this issue recently.Regarding a cure for HIV, we have an entire chapter devoted to that topic in the archives of this forum. I have... Read more »
Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:The Western Blot will pick up all subtypes of HIV. However, because of their high degree of specificity, should only be used as confirmatory tests following a repeatedly reactive (positive) ELISA, EIA or rapid test. There is a significant... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,1. No.2. Extremely unlikely.3. No.4. No.5. No.6. No.7. No.8. Sorry, I can't diagnose the cause of your very common nonspecific symptoms over the internet. What I can do with great certainty is advise what's not causing your problems:... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi,1.Yes.2.I can't diagnose the cause of your symptoms over the Internet. However, I can tell you that HIV is not the cause!3.I don't know, can you? There's certainly no doubt you should and also no doubt that you are HIV negative.... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesantibody wise I mean???
*Im talking about the oral test..not the blood one*
Can anything else affect the result? Medicines or anything??
Is it like that ELISA test, where it checks for antibodies, but it also has the possibility of picking up OTHER... Read more »
Posted by DAPRINCEZZ, 3 RepliesSo here I am 20 years old and dying to live but living to die but then again aren't we all?? I decided to take the time to share my story with you all on hiv. I was seeing this guy, everything about him was great and before you know it we were... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyThe only Fault Elisa and Western Blot: The test doesnt pick up HIV 0, but HIV 0 only exists in Africa. Maybe we will have a test that pick up HIV 1,2,0 soon.
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyThis past week I went in for my annual blood HIV testing because my spouse has HIV. My initial HIV test this week returned with an abnormal result which inspired that lab to test with the additional Western Blot exam. This too returned... Read more »
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