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Pcr Dna Picking Your Nose

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RNA PCR vs. DNA PCR

Hello Dr. Henry,You seem to be a proponent of RNA PCR testing. In many of your responses, you mention if someone is concerned about his/her status despite a negative ELISA he/she should consider an RNA PCR test. My question to you is do you feel...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
I don't believe that the HIV DNA test is as standardized or interpretable as the HIV RNA test. There are incredibly few cases where an HIV antibody test and HIV RNA test were negative while the HIV DNA test was positive and those situations... Read more »

what is dna ql pcr 10 or less

what is a dna ql pcr test lab says it pick up at least 5 copies in about 98% of people but can pick... Read more »

Qualitative DNA PCR--HIV O?

Thank you for your time, Doctor. You mentioned that an HIV1 Qualitative DNA PCR will not pick up... Read more »
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here's some info on the dna pcr

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
The number to call is 1-800-584-8183 about the conclusive 28 day dna pcr. they also do the regular elisa. i got the number from the cdc. the rep their said the test is conclusive after 28 days but it could pick up hiv as early as six days. just as... Read more »

DNA PCR tests

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Where does one go for a DNA PCR test and will they usually not be given to you?

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pcr dna or rna?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Is the pcr dna better than the pcr rna, which is the more reliable test? Read more »

DNA PCR Qualitative Tests

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Can somebody tell me the accuracy of DNA PCR Qualitative tests? If they are accurate when should they be got done at the earliest? I have read that they are not advised due to high false positive results. If so, then if result is negative is it... Read more »