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P 24 Antigen Positive Negative Pcr

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Re Hiv Dna Pcr Possitive..confirmed negative (ANOTHER FALSE POSITIVE PCR TEST, 2011)

Hello Dr.BobIts a new day today..I had a second DNA PCR but this time at the research department of molecular biology department at my city's university made by the professor of the department.Result-NEGATIVE after 2 days.Few words by the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You're welcome. I hope others will learn from your experience. Dr. BobRE: Hiv Dna Pcr Possitive Jan 27, 2011Hello Doctor BobYou may remember my case.The poor guy that took this test,came back possitive and getting all the tests till 3 months... Read more »

regarding the validity of dna -pcr antigen test.

don't run away when you are posted with question for which you don't have any answer.I... Read more »

HBSAG PCR NEGATIVE/ ELISA POSITIVE

I have recently found a case of HbsAg with clinical symptoms. Elisa strong positive, AxSym (Meia... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

FDA Approves First Rapid Diagnostic Test to Detect Both HIV-1 Antigen and HIV-1/2 Antibodies

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first rapid Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) test for the simultaneous detection of HIV-1 p24 antigen as well as antibodies to both HIV-1 and HIV-2 in human serum, plasma, and venous or... Read more »
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TILT: A Look at the Role of Interleukin-2 in Treatment Interruption Leans Toward the Negative

Most antiretroviral treatment guidelines utilize a CD4+ cell count threshold for the initiation of therapy. Interventions that increase CD4+ cell counts may not only be clinically beneficial, they may also be able to prolong the time off of... Read more »
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Having Children When He's Positive and She's Negative

Dr. Deborah Cohan directs the Bay Area Perinatal AIDS Center (BAPAC), part of the University of California -- San Francisco's Positive Health Program at San Francisco General Hospital. It was here that women participated in the landmark ACTG 076... Read more »
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Blood Work: Two Common Tests to Use for Monitoring HIV Disease

Introduction CD4 Cell Count Tests Why Do You Use CD4 Counts? CD4 Counts and When to Start Therapy What Do CD4 Counts Mean? Viral Load Tests How Often Should Viral Loads Be Tested? What Tests Are Used? Getting Viral Load Tests Viral... Read more »
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negative or positive?

Posted by wasek
dear esmerelda,
thanks for the devotion you gave to reply my questions.
all antibodies do not exist in the body for life long, therefore booster dose is needed. hiv antibody is not effective at all against the virus--so, should our body carry it for... Read more »

Hiv pcr false negative and seroconversion

Posted by Seoulguy, 1 Reply
I need some help. I am in Seoul and have had PCR and Antigen test at 7 weeks - both negative. However, my skin is changing rapidly - brown marks and cauliflower patterns - red dry knuckles and a rash on my face and test. I am eating a high... Read more »

Postive after negative PCR?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Are there any documented cases of anyone testing positive after a negative PCR test at 28 days? If so, why do the testing sites state that it's conclusive after 28 days but when they mail the results it states the opposite. Read more »

Any False Negative RNA PCR?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Please excuse my missuse of this forum. But I really need to hear from anyone who tried to use the PCR to figure out their status and had false negative prior to tesing +. I concerned about the HIV RNA PCR ultrasensitive <50 quant. Read more »