Advertisement

The Body: The Complete HIV/AIDS Resource
Follow Us Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Download Our App
Professionals >> Visit The Body PROThe Body en Espanol

Im Pregnant When Will The Doctor Take The Hiv Test

Here's a taste of what TheBody.com has to offer on this topic:
Ask the Experts

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
...reassurance you are looking for can be found there. See below. Dr. Bob Elisa Results +ve and reactive (FALSE POSITIVE ELISA AND PREGNANCY) Apr 26, 2008 Dear Rob, I am 37 year old happily married man and have been married for more than eight... Read more »

my pregnant wife of 3years tested HIV+ , and i Testede -

hi doctore bob, im in love with your site and your new blog that you write!my wife if 3years... Read more »
Articles
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About HIV Testing From TheBody.com's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Believing Your HIV Test Results | HIV Testing | AIDS Symptoms | Window Period for HIV | Pregnancy | Confidential, Anonymous and Names-Based Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Texas: Proposed Legislation Calls for Routine HIV Screening

...HIV unless the patient opts out. Filed to coincide with World AIDS Day, the bill is based on CDC recommendations in 2006 that HIV testing be a routine part of health care for people ages 13 to 64. "I'm trying to take the stigma out of... Read more »
The Body

The Evolution of HIV Testing in the U.S.: Are We at the Cusp of a New Era?

...Yes. There has been an oral test to collect the specimen for conventional testing since the mid-1990s. And of the rapid HIV tests, there have now been six approved since 2002 -->. The first of them to be approved, the OraQuick test, can work... Read more »
The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

FAQs About HIV & Pregnancy From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...| Taking HIV Meds The Basics I'm an HIV-positive man. Does having HIV mean I can never have children? My wife is pregnant. She's tested positive for HIV; I've tested negative. What should be our next steps? My husband is HIV... Read more »
Connect With Others

Pregnant and False- positive

Posted by pregnant2009, 3 Replies
... I am 9month pregnant and two weeks ago my Ob doctor ordered me a HIV test. Last week the result came in and it was positive. Then he took my blood again to confirm. I was shocked by the result. Read more »

I want to share...

Posted by giaobsession, 3 Replies
...me to get tested for HIV? Should they not encourage everyone to get tested for HIV? I obviously had unprotected sex if I was pregnant. I just don't get it. Anyone know why it is like this? Read more »

Scared

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...including a PAP this time and said I was fine.... Well here we are in 2006 and I read online that regular STD tests do NOT test for HIV and you need to consent for that test. After telling the clinic/nurses/doctors I was scared of getting any... Read more »

partner positive - now im preg - am i too?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...experience are better suited 2 help me.....here goes: my partner was hiv pos but unaware of his status, i finally concieved (fell pregnant) and then during this time we have found out that he is positive after he fell ill and a doctor decided to... Read more »