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Indeterminate 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...for) and your... Read more »

Indeterminate HIV test results

The results of my HIV test in January 2007 came back indeterminate. I then took at DNA PCR test... Read more »

Indeterminate HIV test while Pregnant

I'm 29 years old and I am 7 months pregnant. My HIV test has come back indeterminate twice so my... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prevalence and Awareness of HIV Infection Among Men Who Have Sex With Men -- 21 Cities, United States, 2008

...both the survey and the HIV test (n = 1,558), did not report sex with a man during the preceding 12 months (n = 1,744), had an indeterminate HIV test result (n = 85), or reported being HIV-positive but had a negative NHBS HIV test result (n =... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

... What Is HIV Testing? How Do I Get Tested? Who Should Get Tested? When Should I Get Tested? Do Any Tests Work Sooner After Infection? Read more »
The Body

Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, January 4, 2010

...care could improve people's immune response and possibly treat HIV. What are your views on this?   Can Pregnancy Cause Indeterminate HIV Test Results? I'm 29 years old and seven months pregnant. My HIV test has come back indeterminate... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Women Entering Labor Should Be Given Rapid HIV Test to Determine Treatment to Prevent Vertical HIV Transmission, Study Says

...Women entering labor whose HIV status is unknown should be given a rapid HIV test to determine whether treatment is necessary to reduce the likelihood of mother-to-child transmission, according to a study to 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 »

HIV2 - Do I need to test for this??????? HELPPP

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I was with someone from South Africa. (unprotected) Took HIV tests out to 10 months, negative. Should I test for HIV2?? Now I am freaking out all over again!!! Please help me. He is a young white hetero male. I am female. With each other Read more »

DUDA, NERVIOSISMO Y DEMAS PROBLEMAS

Posted by Luis1288, 4 Replies
Hola se que el catarro es sntoma del VIH, que es un catarro que dura aproximadamente una semana y que se va tan rpido como llega, quisiera saber si es posible experimentar este catarro al da siguiente despus del contagio, basicamente despus de 24... Read more »

flu shot

Posted by shadesofgrey, 1 Reply
...I just read on dr. bob column that a flu shot can cause indeterminate results on hiv test, does anyone have anymore info on that. thanks Read more »