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Is A 3 Month Hiv Test Conclusive After 3 Months

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Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.
I'm not qualified to answer such medical questions. Ask one of the treatment specialists on this panel... Read more »

HIV-2 test conclusive at 3 months?

Hello Doc. Wohl, I've been reading couple websites and it states that HIV-2 antibodies can... Read more »

Dr Wohl, is Abbott Architect(hiv1,2,p24) test 100% conclusive at 3 months?

Hi, good doctor!I'm asking you because you have experience and education in this area.Also,... Read more »
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Is HIV ELISA test 3 months conclusive?

Posted by absolute, 1 Reply
Is HIV ELISA blood test at 3 months after possible exposure conclusive? What factors affect the window period of HIV? Why do some people are false negative after 3 months? Thanks Read more »

3 month test conclusive for everyone?

Posted by Worried12, 3 Replies
My only risk was masturbating with worn panties with yellow stains in them. I tested negative at almost 4 months. I just had a diarrhea attack, and I am lightheaded and have trouble remembering things and am now scared I have HIV again. Should I... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Ok, once and for all I want people to drop the testing period subject. I went to and asked an RN about the testing window. She told me that 3 months is conclusive. The only time you have to retest at 6 months is if you KNOW for a FACT... Read more »

Conclusive at 3 months?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Are test results at 3 months conclusive or must I go back at 6 months? I heard that it's rare for secroversion to occur after 3 months, but I am still curious.

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