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What Is Hiv Duo

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4 th generation Hiv test/ Duo test

I have heard that Hiv Duo tests are made for early detection of Hiv. I had a sex with a sex worker in 2007 and I tested for Hiv in 2011 it was a Hiv Duo Test(Ag/Ab)test.So if this test for early detection how can I accept my negative results?...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
The new test only adds and does not detract from the prior generation test. You are negative and there is no reason to retest unless new exposure.DW... Read more »

HIV RISK Question DUO TEST 4 and 6 weeks

HiI had sex with a sex worker in Thailand and the condom totally broke and my skin was irritated... Read more »

Two HIV Duo tests

Dear Dr.Cordova,Greetings from Germany,I had a very risky encounter (four times unprotected... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis and HIV: A Dangerous Duo Affecting Gay and Bisexual Men

A blog by Gail Bolan, M.D., Director of the Division of STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), discusses surveillance data released in CDC's 2011 STD Surveillance Report. Bolan draws attention to the increase in primary... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New Drug Duo for Hepatitis C

Chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection could cause cirrhosis of the liver or liver cancer. Healthcare providers currently treat HCV infection with interferon, ribavirin, and one of two newer drugs telaprevir and boceprevir. This drug combination... Read more »
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While You're Waiting: Could Marriage Equality Stop AIDS?

As LGBT tolerance goes up, new HIV infections go down. While you're biting your fingernails, waiting to find out if New York will legalize same-sex marriage, here's something to consider. Marriage equality could play a significant role in... Read more »
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What's New at The Body, November 28, 2007

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40 hiv duo, 84 EIA, 97 combo test neg.

Posted by longlife, 1 Reply
40 days later, the duo screw hiv ab / ag neg.
84 days after HIV 1/2 EIA neg.
97 days later, the combo HIV 1/2 neg.

Do I need another test?
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Clear advice on infection possibility and HIV Duo test

Posted by worried29UK, 1 Reply
Hello. I'm looking for some clear advice as the Internet is filled with different sources and answers aren't clear.

Firstly I am a 29 year old male who on a recent business trip had a sexual encounter with a random male. The encounter comprised of... Read more »

80 days hiv duo

Posted by dumbmistake, 1 Reply
I got my hiv ag+ab elisa done at 80 days is it conclusive? Read more »

For AIDS2HIV, ErricCo, SteveR (DUO TEST NEGATIVE)

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi Guys

Sorry I am late posting this, got back late from London and was trying to post a message but I took so long posting it that I lost my internet connection in between and thought i would wait until after a nights sleep, make sure i gave you all... Read more »