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... I do not know what is preliminary and detail, but according to the health department of my country they should be ELISA and Western Blot. ... (1 replies)
... here your concern would be your unprotected vaginal sex on 24 July. so i guess you can go for a ELISA test at 12 weeks and get the worry out of your head. ... (4 replies)
... my hands. You can see in my previous posts. I had a neg test 3 weeks post exposure and another neg. test just at 5 months post exposure. Well needless to say my Elisa after the baby was born is positive. ... (5 replies)

... How reliable is the NAT test though, the blood tests were done roughly 1.5-2 weeks after the possible exposure. I assume there is some period of time between infection and when the NAT can actually detect it. Sorry to ask again, but does anybody know if a common cold and trigger a false-positive elisa? (13 replies)
... I've seen a lot of negative articles regarding the DNA PCR exam and how it is not FDA approved as a diagnostic tool for HIV due to costs and too many false positives. ... (4 replies)
... Is it possible for someone to test FALSE POSITIVE for HIV due to active LUPUS? ... (2 replies)
... Yes their is the possiblity of false positives on ELISA's that's why western blot is used to confirm a positive ELISA alone will not qualify you as HIV positive. ELISA is very sensitive WB very specific. ... (6 replies)
... I believe that you simply had a false positive on your ELISA. An indeterminate WB at 4 months cannot be due to seroconversion as it is well beyond the time frame for that. ... (14 replies)
... I'm not following. Did you get a positive pcr test? ... (2 replies)
... MY WESTERN BLOT WAS A BIG FAT NEGATIVE!!!!! Yeah I have never had such relief in my life. It just goes to show you that there can be false positives and to never take the first one always get a confirmatory test. I will never again have to question whether my exposure gave me HIV. ... (5 replies)
... month is now the benchmark and you are negative. However, in case you do turn out to be positive, your baby has an excellent chance of not being positive due to the AZT's. ... (5 replies)
... The ELISA picks up antibodies to other viruses, not just HIV. It is used to test for Lyme's Disease as an example, plus others. ... (13 replies)
... test result, and it would make sense if the WB and NAT were ind. and neg. because the virus hadnt been in me long enough to trigger positive reactions to those tests. anyways, im at the 8 week after exp. mark, should i get tested again now or wait for 3 months? ... (13 replies)
... It doesn't sound like you had a false positive, it sounds like you had indeterminate results. There is a difference. ... (13 replies)
... Just to let you know so you don't worry about it. Even if they did an ELISA test and it came back positive but the WB came back negative then you're negative. That's why if Elisa comes back pos they do a WB just to check. ... (6 replies)
... s your call. Relax and wait for 12 weeks or continue to test at the rate you have been doing and run the risk of a false positive. ... (9 replies)
... time high if you get a false positive result. I am guessing you know what this is, but if not please allow me to tell you. ... (9 replies)
... Hiya Kelly, well thank you for coming back with the good news. I fully agree, you have nothing else to worry about, so enjoy the weekend and take care. (33 replies)
... The consultant said...I'm lucky....I'm the only one..whose report turns back to negative from false positive... ... (33 replies)
Positive ELSIA..
May 6, 2012
... Apollo, is it more probable that I had a false negative rapid or a false positive lab based ELISA? ... (41 replies)


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