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Non Reactive And Negative Hiv

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Negative HIV test but reactive? Negative Western Blot

My OBGYN doctor called this afternoon and told me that my HIV test came back negative but reactive? I also think he said the lab did the Western Blot which also came back negative. Now they want to do the DNA test. Why do they need to do another...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Do you think these reactions are HIV 1 or 2 and if not, should I be concerned about these reactions? All other STDs have been ruled out and the only person I could have gotten HIV from has tested negative on the orasure advance rapid 5 months out... Read more »

PLEASE READ!!!!!! HIV-1/HIV-2 AB SCREEN

I had a 3 month and a 11 month HIV-1/HIV-2 AB screen test and both came back non-reactive. What... Read more »

Can streptococcus pyogenes delay test result?

Hi Doctor:Thanks for this important labor you do, excuse my english since its not my mother tongue.... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...plan early treatment and intervention, improving your chances of slowing down the progression of HIV disease. If you test negative, you may feel less anxious. By knowing your status, you can find out whether or not you can infect... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pilot of Non-Invasive (Oral Fluid) Testing for HIV Within a Community Setting

...of the 464 MSM surveyed identified as HIV-positive, and all were reactive by Orasure assay. Eight men who said they were HIV-negative or did not know their HIV status had confirmed Orasure reactive results, meaning that 1.9 percent of the... Read more »
Project Inform

IRIS: A Concern for People Starting HIV Therapy

...out its risk factors and to find screening tools to help predict and manage the condition. The symptoms are also found in HIV-negative people. However, this publication provides an overview of IRIS within the context of HIV disease. It presents... Read more »
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...include enzyme immunoassays (ELISA/EIA), chemiluminescent immunoassays (CIAs), and rapid tests. ( AII ) Patients who test negative for HIV antibody at baseline should receive a follow-up HIV antibody test at 3 months. For individuals who test... Read more »
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Positive ELISA and Negative Western Blot

Posted by cf1, 1 Reply
...some others opinions on my current situation. 3 weeks 4 days---My Doctors---Blood taken from vein in arm---Reactive Elisa---Negative Western Blot 5 weeks 2 days---Home Test----Blood from poke in finger---Non Reactive Elisa 9 weeks 4... Read more »

Does everyones test say this???

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...When you get a non reactive result is it standard for it to say, " A Non- reactive test result does not exclude the possibility of the exposure to or infection Read more »

need some one who can read my test result

Posted by geodeeb, 2 Replies
... !RN! HIV/1/o/2abs- index value <1.00 <1.00 !RN! Specimen reactivity relative to the negative cutoff HIV/1/o/2 abs qual non reactive non reactive !RN! *****end of report******* is that... Read more »

HIV-1 and HIV-2 ?

Posted by codymartinnc, 1 Reply
...Test taken after 3 months of exposure. Got the antibody result, and was told NEGATIVE. Greatly appreciate if someone can provide details on specifics of the result. Below is the result: Tests performed by Lab Corp Read more »