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... I've been married and with the same partner 6 years. I have been 100% monogamous. I donate blood and have a ny blood center donor card. My last donation was July 2012. We decided to start planning a family and I wasn't getting pregnant so I visited a fertility specialist. Before we could start treatment we both had to undergo thorough testing for multiple things - HIV... (1 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)
... test is used to either proove or disproove a reactive or positive elisa test . ... (0 replies)

... you would required and least 5 values to be positive, hence why you were not. Even a rapid test will be fine. Its not likley you will have HIV if your partner is negative is it? ... (1 replies)
... Anyways, I was tested at 5 months with an ELISA and western blot back. ... (27 replies)
... I'm going in for more testing today, so that might put an end to my fears. But are ELISA false positives common? ... (13 replies)
... I don't think anyone will disagree with the doctor on this one. She's a specialist and that's her opinion that you don't have HIV, which makes the most sense especially considering you had an undetectable viral load, im guessing 9-10 weeks post exposure? You are right for WB you need three distinct lines or bands to be confirmed HIV positive. The proteins that your body... (8 replies)
... I had a slight risk of hiv infection when i slept with a questionable guy. i got tested about a month and a half after and i had a reactive elisa test. so i got the western blot test done and it came back indeterminate with i believe one antibody on it. ... (8 replies)
... I'm trying to understand...Did you get a Western Blot without doing the ELISA first? ... (8 replies)
... much to my horror and has since had me worrying DAY IN, DAY OUT. I gave more blood so the test could be repeated. Doctor also gave me a rapid blood test that was negative and the second lab test came back the exact same as the first. ... (8 replies)
... I decided to get a checkup just to be safe, everything came back clear but HIV was not back yet, my doc called up as to why and they said Elisa was 'reactive' so they are doing further tests now I have to wait another week. ... (1 replies)
Positive ELSIA..
May 2, 2012
... HIV2 is so rare never in your life time would you meet somone with it,besides that matters not. Look, you had 3 negative tests but still continued to test including one for HIV 2 and you still didnt belive them. ... (41 replies)
Positive ELSIA..
May 2, 2012
... his. I keep thinking that maybe HIV 2 is not so common here because specialists fail to test for it as being a possibility. I keep reading that once people get a negative western blot after a reactive elisa, most dr consider that conclusive and do not require additional tests like the immunoblot, which looks for hiv 2. ... (41 replies)
... i think you have a bad case of depression,and you are scared,get your dr to maybe check for depresion and anxiaty, you may be haveing thoseattacks, just an idea, and man you have had more sex than i have in all my 57 yrs lol (24 replies)
... Yes, I went to a planned parenthood clinic, which sent the test off to a lab. I quote the lab sheet they gave me exactly when I write: EIA HIV-1/2 - Repeatedly Reactive Western Blot HIV-1 - Negative Range: Non-Reactive But the clinician who reported these results to me said this was cause for concern and that I should get additional testing (free where I am), so I... (13 replies)
... Thanks for the quick response :) She claims to have tested, but I don't know if I trust her. The only reason I'm concerned of her status is she's the only person with whom I've ever had unprotected sex, and the person with whom I've had sex by far the highest number of times. Also, I am still in touch with her though we no longer date. After this next round of testing, I... (13 replies)
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... All result came back negative for Hepatitis A,B,C and HIV using western blot. ... (24 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)
... You must have had a positive ELISA or they wouldn't have run a WB. ... (9 replies)


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