... Hi I found out I have tested reactive to the Elisa test with inconclusive results on the western blot, when the Dr. phoned me up to tell me I am HIV positive back in 2013 I was in shock. ... (9 replies)
... The specialist reordered 4 wks later the Elisa (reactive again) and WB (inconclusive again) back in 2013 (was not pregnant at the time). My family GP ordered the viral load and pcr test but was not able to have it completed, for some reason they only issue these tests if your WB comes back positive and mine was inconclusive.
That is when the specialist wrote a letter... (9 replies)
... No I saw the report, it said western blot, results inconclusive. ... (4 replies)
... a chance to catch up because the elisa can detect a bit sooner than the western blot . ... (4 replies)
... No Elisa was not done before the Western BLot. I was taking Lysine at the time a double dose, do you think that might have been it? ... (4 replies)
... Hi. First, do you know if an Elisa test was done before the western blot? ... (4 replies)
... ELISA- The elisa works on a basis of yes and no the (ELISA) test is a super sensative test that looks for antibodies of greater concentration in the body in some cases the event of a false positive can occur due to certain amounts of antibodies detected in the blood but even tho elisa is super sensetive it is not as specific and that's where the (WESTERN BLOT) comes in . The... (0 replies)
... From what I've read, most of time when a person has an inconclusive Western Blot and then they test again after a month or two, they are negative. ... (9 replies)
... About 6 weeks ago I had an unwilling oral encounter (i was drunk )for about 20`30sec before I came to. I went to my Dr. He orderd a full screening to relief my aniiaty about herpes. All came back negative ecept for the WB it said inconclusive. I was going nuts about herpes and other things but not HIV. He ordered another which I went today and will have results Monday~Tuesday.... (4 replies)
... Sorry Apollo, But my anxiety forced me to do it very sorry. Please tell me what does and Inconclusive Western Blot Means. ... (30 replies)
... i took pcr dna test 27 days after unprotected sex-negative
i took another pcr 45 days after unprotected sex-negative
both were taken with 2 diff labs--labcorp and questd diagn
8,9,10 weeks all negative
but for some reason the 11 week turn positive but the western blot was inconclusive/undetermined
what does this mean i take all these tests and were... (4 replies)
... inconclusive most of the time means your are negative,it comes up sometimes on the elisa test and they will follow it up with a western blot test
to make sure,you realyy shouldn't worry,it happens alot.
the next thing is the misconception that your life is over if the worst happens and you are positive,thats the furthest from the truth the drugs available today will keep you... (1 replies)
... If they drew his blood they'll retest probably using the Western Blot which is highly specific and that will give a definite answer. ... (3 replies)
... See that I kind of figured with the pcr and the inconclusive western blot that you would be alrite ( with the exception of stress ) the hormones and over production of antibodies that it was just a fluke ( although a false alarm it was a very loud one )
And I hope you tell the nasty doctor to ( !#*!@!#) off ( LOL ) like I said he didn't have to be so nasty about it and cause... (31 replies)
... GREAT NEWS !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :D :D
I couldn't even begin to imagin what you have been going through ....... BUT if it was truly ( anti-hiv-antibodies ) found that would mean that there would be a sizable amount in you're bloodstream .
Like I said to you befor you're body is chemicaly powerd up rite now and they will carry into you're baby to help to protect it and sometimes... (2 replies)
... Both ELISAs and Western blots detect proteins, either antibodies or antigens. ... (0 replies)
You were very confident that i dont have HIV. Today i received a Western Blot Test Result it says Intermidiate/Inconclusive and i have Cough from past 1 week and Oral thrush from 4 days. Please advise what does this mean i am very much disturbed for my wife and childrens expect answer from you at the most earliest. (30 replies)
... Is it possible for someone to test FALSE POSITIVE for HIV due to active LUPUS?
My partner and I have been together for 5 months and both were Negative for HIV when we got together. In fact, he was honest enough to show me his test results, date January 2012, which clearly stated that he was Negative.
From the start of our relationship, I noticed he had several large... (2 replies)
... Got my results back, same as the tests two weeks ago. I tested positive twice on CMIA, the number this time was lower, 1.72. They ran a Western Blot for HIV 1 and HIV 2, both negative again, and the p24 was negative. My doctor said I should not worry and that I don't have HIV. ... (17 replies)
... perfect, your doctor did the right thing in ordering a viral load. She probably doesn't want to give you false hope, just in case the Western Blot is a false negative, and if you're HIV positive, it's better to start medication ASAP. ... (3 replies)