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Recommended Cut Off Values For The Elisa Techniques

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why the same lab contains different cut off OD's for the elisa.

Hi Sir,I am Sr. I had sex with girl in november 2008.In 2009 june i got fever and body pains. And... Read more »

Cut off value patiet value Hepatites c

I have gone through a Elisa method test. The result are Patient Value=>3.00 Cut off Value=0.136.... Read more »
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Normal Laboratory Values

Important Notes Normal Laboratory Values Terminology Important Notes Each commercial laboratory has its own set of"normal" values, called "Normal Range" or"Reference Range" on your lab report. These valuesdepend on the equipment or... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...and very sensitive for detecting the presence of HIV antibodies. In most cases, a blood sample is tested, but other types of ELISAs that use saliva and urine have also been developed. The actual ELISA takes 3.5 to 4 hours, but most test sites... Read more »
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Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

...sex if you or your partner have mouth sores (such as oralherpes lesions). Look at your partner's genitals for lesions (cuts or scrapes). If you find something, don't believe your partner if he or she tells you itwas caused by... Read more »
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Nelfinavir (Viracept)

...is a protease inhibitor. These drugs prevent the protease enzyme from working. HIV protease acts like a chemical scissor. It cuts the raw material for HIV into specific pieces needed to build a new virus. Protease inhibitors "gum up" these... Read more »
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Abbot Elisa positively the best!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...National HIV Reference Laboratory, Fairfield Hospital, Victoria, Australia. Two competitive anti-HIV ELISA screening assays (Behring and Wellcozyme) and two second generation assays using antigens generated by recombinant DNA technology Read more »

HIV RNA TESTING CUTS THE WINDOW PERIOD WITH ELISA

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What is a fresh cut and has any case been reported

Posted by biznoch, 2 Replies
...Hello from what i gather fingering is a low risk activity unless u had an open cut. my issue is what exactly would define a open cut? I had a paper cut that was thin but not fully healed and if u pulled at it Read more »

symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Does it take longer for minor cuts and wounds to heal if you are hiv +. I am a little worried that I was exposed to hiv and than 2 weeks after I noticed I was bruising Read more »