What Hiv Positive Test Means
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Stanford University, School of MedicineThe positive toxo antibody test indicates past exposure and not necessarily active infection. If your CD4 count is > 200 then regardless of whether your toxo antibody test is positive you don't have AIDS.... Read more »
Washington University, St. Louis School of MedicineNot necessarily. When one talks about a screening test, they are talking about a test called an ELISA. A positive screening test is always confrimed by a test called a western blot. If the confirmatory test is negative, I usually recommend a repeat... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineYou can certainly have a positive HIV test and have a negative PCR test and still be HIV infected. It would be useful to repeat the western blot to see if those results are still present. The HIV specialist should be able to sort that out.... Read more »
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Posted by kyiala, 2 RepliesOk I hope I can find an answer to my question
i was married in Oct of 07 to a man who I met and fell in love with very quickly, When we first met I had him go to the clinic to be tested for STD's he went and showed me paperwork that he was negative... Read more »
Posted by edanmiltonI am 24 years old, an immigrant to the US, a recent college graduate, recently moved to Seattle to be with my partner of eight months, non-alcoholic drinker, do not smoke, have not tried drugs and recently tested positive with HIV.
Do I feel shameful... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyIf you've tested positive for AIDS HIV or an STD it could mean there's another STD too. Get the standard STD clinic tests from a medical center clinic or your doctor.
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Posted by bobarama, 1 ReplyI had unprotected insertive vaginal, with a lady a few times. I then had a flu like illness with a flat rash on my chest and stomach.
A few weeks after that I tested and it was a positive ELISA with negative Western Blot.
I went back to test again 7... Read more »
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