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Urine Negative Elisa At 3 Months

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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 from my OBGYN who stated that I had a positive ELISA and a negative Western Blow. She did tell me not to worry that I am negative, but she was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Do you think these reactions are HIV 1 or 2 and if not, should I be concerned about these reactions? All other STDs have been ruled out and the only person I could have gotten HIV from has tested negative on the orasure advance rapid 5 months out... Read more »

Positive ELISA, negative Western Blot and Pregnant!

Hello,I am a 21 year old female. Just recently found out I was pregnant. I'm 7 weeks along. At a... Read more »

Pregnant and positive Elisa, negative western blot

Hi,I recently found out that I am pregnant (second pregancy) and had all the routine prenatal blood... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...plan early treatment and intervention, improving your chances of slowing down the progression of HIV disease. If you test negative, you may feel less anxious. By knowing your status, you can find out whether or not you can infect... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Testing

...takes from three weeks to two months for your immune system to produce HIV antibodies. During this "window period" you can test negative for HIV even if you are infected. If you think you were exposed to HIV, you should wait for two months... Read more »
The Well Project

What Is HIV?

...HIV, medical care and certain drugs given during pregnancy can lower the chance of passing HIV to her baby. If you test HIV-negative you can take steps to stay that way. You can also avoid unnecessary worrying. What Tests Are Available? If... Read more »
New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute

Diagnostic, Monitoring and Resistance Laboratory Tests for HIV

...include enzyme immunoassays (ELISA/EIA), chemiluminescent immunoassays (CIAs), and rapid tests. ( AII ) Patients who test negative for HIV antibody at baseline should receive a follow-up HIV antibody test at 3 months. For individuals who test... Read more »
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Tset 1 year

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...for std's show neg. i had a neg syphilis at 6 months hiv tests neg pcr-rna <50 copies as well as elisa at 3 months then a negative elisa at 6 months a negative hep b test at 3 months.Mono at 8 weeks negative ghon chlamid neg at 4 days and 3... Read more »

testing

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 »

OK. Again, more info on the 3 month window period.

Posted by Anonymous
...majority." So, if the p24 antigen test miss the window, would elisa pick up the antibody since the current generation of the elisa assay is ultra sensitive?? In the past, you have also indicated that p24 antigen will not disappear unless antibody... Read more »

7 week elisa

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...ill(27 days after the sexual experience)(they also did a mono, west nile, and hep test). The tests to my surprise came out negative. I met with my doctor on Monday to test for Hep A B and C. I showed negative for A B and C and I had the... Read more »