... I'm speak english but not very good. My friend did test positive. ... (5 replies)
... false positives happen all the time we see them here and you should look at taking a blood test which are more accurate. ... (27 replies)
... confirmation by western blot to follow. ... (10 replies)
... Yeah, they actually took a blood sample for another test which is believed to look for the virus itself rather than the antibody, and that we'll need one week. ... (10 replies)
... Im really not ready for this especially when my risk is almost nonexistent and i live where hiv is very unlikely. But still why would the first test react to the virus and western blot is confused? ... (10 replies)
... So guys, the supposedly confirmatory test "WB" did not confirm my status. ... (10 replies)
... I do disagree, an antibody test is the only test you needed and need now as that will give you a negative positive result. ... (10 replies)
... If your test was positive you would have been told so. If you hav ean HIV concern, the best test you should take is a simple antibody test, even a rapid one but that's only if you need some peace of mind. ... (10 replies)
... I took western blot test on my 58th day again it came as negative.. ... (5 replies)
... bination of proteins, their results are usually considered to be indeterminate. The exact algorithm for declaring a result indeterminate varies for each specific Western blot test. ... (4 replies)
... elisa test was negative. ... (8 replies)
... Ran across this site in a frantic search for information about my test results. I recently went to the dr. just to get a full physical done. ... (9 replies)
... do you mind sharing the result of your first western blot test? ... (3 replies)
... thanks for the reply. Sounds like your western blot test didn't detect any positive bands. ... (9 replies)
... I think I had both test done at the same time. ... (9 replies)
I m fully convinced with my protected sex, But I am worried abt the unprotected forplay and the ARS symptoms which I gone through..
Can you guys clarify in the case of possible exposure if there is any possibility that my 8th week negative test (Western blot / standard antibodies) will likely to change on my 12th week test.. ??
Also please clarify the ARS... (5 replies)
... days antibody test came out negative. Since you had tested with western blot i dont think yo have a concern. ... (5 replies)
... It turns out I may have been right. As it looks like only a Western Blot test was done. hence why we never got any results from a 1st test. Only the WB results. ... (13 replies)
... On here lab then the only test that shows to be done was a Western Blot test. ... (13 replies)
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An intermediate result from a WB is basically undetermined. A Western blot basically looks for bands (Edit: Apollo as listed the bands in his post) if all bands are present then the result is unequivocally positive, if none of the bands are present it is unequivocally negative.... (4 replies)