P24 Test For Hiv

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HIV testing and the P24 test

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Ewald Horwath, M.D.

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University of Miami School of Medicine
The HIV antibody screening tests are the most reliable tools to diagnose HIV infection.The p24 antigen test detects the presence of a protein in HIV. However, the p24 test relies on a certain level of virus in the bloodstream, and a person may be... Read more »

p24 antigen and HIV testing positive

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