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Indeterminate Hiv Status

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indeterminate wb and obtaining insurance coverage

Hello and thanks for the great info on your website. I recently received an hiv test as part of a physical exam and my western blot came back as indeterminate. I am super low to non-existent risk and am pretty confident that I am negative. After...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
I am assuming that your wife has her coverage through an employer-sponsored group health plan. If that is the case, she can add you once you lose coverage. Even if her plan has a pre-existing condition clause in it, the plan would have to... Read more »

Reactive Antibody Test and Indeterminate Western Blot??

Hi well I have been going through a considerable amount of stress these past few months. This all... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Delayed Diagnosis and Elevated Mortality in an Urban Population With HIV and Lung Cancer: Implications for Patient Care determine how effectively the cancer was being diagnosed in these patients. In comparison to 4,973 lung cancer patients of indeterminate HIV status, the 92 HIV patients diagnosed with lung cancer were younger and at a more advanced stage of... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...of test, but there are many locations that will provide the test for free. For testing locations, you can call the California HIV/AIDS Hotline at 1-800-367-AIDS or you can do your own referral search by visiting . ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...well. Fact Sheet 403 has more information on ART. The good news about taking ART is how well it works. There is no cure for AIDS and ART won't get rid of HIV infection, but it can help you live a full, healthy life. ART can also make it very... Read more »
Gay Men's Health Crisis

Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

...Detection of Oncogenic Human Papillomavirus: A Useful Tool When Evaluating Men Who Have Sex with Men with Atypical Squamous Cells of Undetermined Significance on Anal Cytology" Disease of the Colon and Rectum 51(7), 1130-1136. (2008.) ... Read more »
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Chances of Positive Status

Posted by Meriadoc
...About two weeks later, after a checkup and test, I was told my status was "indeterminate." I went back around 8/7 for another HIV test and again my status was "Indeterminate." I will go in for another test on 9/8, and I'm terrified!!!! I think... Read more »

initial screening positive but no antibodies?

Posted by dmvcc99, 1 Reply
...Forgive me if this has already been addressed. A week and a half ago I had a regular HIV screening. Not sure if this was ELISA or not, but my guess would be yes as it was through my general physician. From what my Read more »

Indeterminate Western Blot

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I had a routine HIV test done two weeks ago. The result was indeterminate. I am not a "high risk" individual. My last sexual contact was vaginal Read more »

cdc dont they have to be honest

Posted by nomoreworry4me, 1 Reply
...The tests commonly used to detect HIV infection actually look for >antibodies produced by your body to fight HIV. RNA tests look for genetic >material of the Read more »