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Positive Hiv 1 And 2 Antibody But Negative Western Blot

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Pregant with a positive elisa test with undeterminal wester blot??? (PREGNANCY AND INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TEST, 2010)

I have read several articles on thebody.com about women testing positive on the elisa test for HIV but an indeterminal western blot. my sister in law is going through this right now and is freaking out. she has been with my brother for 1 1/2 and he...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...is not HIV infected and that her antibody tests were "falsely" positive.Dr. BobIndeterminate wb (PREGNANCY AND INDETERMINATE WESTERN BLOT TEST, 2010)Jul 5, 2010My wife and I just started an IVF cycle in feb of this year. We were both tested for... Read more »

Positive ELISA negative Western blot

I just wanted to thank you for this forum. I am 7 weeks pregnant, and received a call last Friday... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...become more widely available to other test sites. The detuned test, which is used only after HIV antibodies are confirmed by a Western Blot test , can determine if the HIV infection is recent (within the last six months), which may be useful... Read more »
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...HIV-2. AIDS 1994;8:S85-S93. Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Proposed WHO criteria for interpreting results from Western blot assays for HIV-1, HIV-2, and HTLV-1/HTLV-II. Wkly Epidemiol Rec 1990;65:281-283. Louie M, Louie L,... Read more »
The Body

The Alphabet Soup of Immune Control: ADCC Antibodies, (Memory) B-Cells, Elite Controllers and Exposed Sero-Negatives -- Will They Amount to Z?

... proteins are encoded by the gag gene, and provide structural elements of the virus; p24 makes up the viral capsid. (When a Western blot test is used to detect HIV infection, p24 is one of the three major proteins tested for, along with... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...blood, mouth swab, or urine. Before a positive antibody test result is reported, it is confirmed by another test called a Western Blot. According to the CDC, the combined accuracy of the antibody test plus the Western Blot is greater than 99... Read more »
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Western Blot Test

Posted by yes1, 4 Replies
...What is the accuracy of the Western Blot at 7, 8, 9, and 10 weeks? Read more »

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need some help

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...changes you name it i have had it, folliculitis very bad to date. I continue to test negative elisa scary huh. I tested positive western blot at one point and dont know wht i am going to do. I haent started meds yet b/c doctors cant seem to... Read more »

negative or positive?

Posted by wasek
...body cells- nerve cell, neuron cell etc. 2. or the virus is eliminated. now come to the serial 1: in this case elisa test and western blot test will always remain positive. rna rt pcr may be negative or undetectable. for serial 2: rna rt pcr... Read more »