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Urine Elisa

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

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...Antibody Tests Anonymous HIV Testing Confidential HIV Testing HIV Name-Based Reporting Partner Notification Orasure Test for HIV Rapid Tests for HIV Home HIV Antibody Tests Urine Test for HIV RNA / NAAT Testing For-Profit Test Sites Testing Issues for Specific Populations Pregnant Women Newborns and Children Immigrants ...
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How are you doing this for more then 18 years ?

Dear Doc;As per your advice and Doc steves advice i did not do any testing for more then a month, again last week started throwing up and started chest pain etc.. had to go to the ER, They did complete blood work Urine and also did a ELISA.Here is...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Giri,Your HIV-1 and HIV-2 ELISA were negative. This merely corroborates what we've known for quite some time. You are HIV negative. No matter how many times Read more »

Dr Robert is an Hiv WesternBlot (ELISA versus WESTERN BLOT tests for diagnostic screening)

Dr Robert is an Hiv Western Blot alot better then reg HIv 1/2 Elisa. Yeah I had My Dr run them both tests and they are Negative. Thanks'
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...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 send samples to outside... Read more »

Urine Test

...Dear Dr.I just recently read the news that they found HIV antibodies on urine elisa test and not on blood elisa. Can you clearify what is the significance of this finding and your opinion on what that means or
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...The test has generated alot of responses. It has been known for years that antibodies to HIV exist in urine. The finding that 20 or so people (out of 50,000 tested,.04%)had HIV antibodies in their urine and not in their blood is an important Read more »

Urine HIV Antibody Tests

What are the details about the urine test mentioned on CNNyesterday?
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...More recently, antibody tests using saliva became available (known as Orasure). Now, a new antibody test is available using urine. All of the antibody tests (blood, saliva, and urine) use the ELISA and Western Blot techniques, and are subject... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...blood test. Newer tests can detect HIV antibodies in mouth fluid (not the same as saliva), a scraping from inside the cheek, or urine. "Rapid" HIV test results are available within 10 to 30 minutes after a sample is taken. In November 2010 the... Read more »
The Well Project

Myths About HIV during pregnancy, birth, or breastfeeding. The following "bodily fluids" are NOT infectious: Tears Sweat Saliva Urine Feces Casual contact is not considered risky because it does not include contact with blood or other... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...The HIV antibody test (called ELISA or EIA) is one of the most reliable medical tests. It can be done on blood, mouth swab, or urine. Before a positive antibody test result is reported, it is confirmed by another test called a Western Blot.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV and Kidney Disease

...Function? The main job of the kidneys is to filter out waste products. They reabsorb what is needed and remove the waste in urine. The most important waste products are excess sodium and water. Each kidney contains about a million filtering... Read more »
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Urine ELISA Tests

Posted by Anonymous
...cause this bumps on my penis or got this be due to HIV Infection. Anyway, when this passed, I have an HIV test done. It was a Urine test and it was done 52 days post expsoure. My question on this is how good it the HIV antibody test in this... Read more »

Anxiety waiting

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Had an insurance test for HIV. This was done by the urine test a week ago, called the lab today and they are still waiting on my results..... I tested negative via Elisa at approximately Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What are the chances of testing negative after 3 months and it going undetected by current elisa assays? Do other types of this virus exsist that can go unnoticed by the elisa if so how is detection confirmed? Read more »

Urine Test

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi All, Sorry I typed the wrong time period in the last message. I am under a lot of stress. Ok, I had a Urine test at 8 weeks and tested negative. Does the 95% accurate rule at 25 days still exist with Urine tests? I have another question Read more »