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My test results
Jan 26, 2004
... various posts about my particular potential exposure to HIV, my possible ARS symptoms, and needless to say many nights of worrying, I figured I would post my HIV test results. ... (0 replies)
... WHICH LOOKS FOR ANTIBODIES ............ ... (2 replies)
... hi Bum . can you tell us about your results by now to know if PCR test was ok or no ? ... (4 replies)

... of people who are infected with HIV test positive within 6 weeks, the chance that your first partner was in the window period is close to zero if not zero. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for the advice but you don't think the WB is a bit outdated? ... (4 replies)
... For the elisa test they suggest you wait at least 3 months, with a follow up bloodtest at 6 and 12 months. The window period can last years. ... (4 replies)
... weeks time sometimes in to the months range too. As I'm sure some of you know the ELISA generally will turn up positive before the WB since it is in fact more sensitive of a test. ... (28 replies)
... By viral Load test i am talking about the PCR test. ... (9 replies)
... test looks for the virus itself . ... (33 replies)
... Hello and thank you for your time.. please before you read this, this is a really detailed and specific post. ... (2 replies)
... So I had an Elisa test done. It has been a little less than a year since I suspect I might have been exposed to HIV. ... (4 replies)
... for 10 days to clear up the issues, amazingly I have been feeling good. Oddly though, I just started to feel that weird lump in my throat after being off the antibiotic for a week. ... (34 replies)
... Thanks for the responses. ... (34 replies)
... We all make mistakes and to that we are human :) even with a rapid test if a positive result does occure a 3 month test with an (ELISA) and a follow up with a (WESTERN BLOT) is the final answer. For you're own sanity (AND I KNOW ITS VERY HARD) wait the 3 months and get tested a negative at 3 months is usaly the most conclusive at 97% accuracy . Good luck...... In good health... (6 replies)
... up visit for the HIV testing today done too. I over heard them saying they were going to do a Western Blot on me. I thought they did those only after an Elisa test? ... (2 replies)
... This topic has come up a lot latley and i thought i would gather some respected info. ... (4 replies)
10 Weeks
Aug 28, 2005
... In some very very rare cases a person can test as late as 6 months BUT in most cases the tests are sensative to detect at 3 months . ... (8 replies)
Western blot
Jul 25, 2001
... Western Blot is a follow up to a standard ELISA Antibody test. ... (2 replies)
... ELISA is a much more sensative test than the WESTERN BLOT where as the western blot is mor specific than the elisa . ... (38 replies)
False Positives?
Mar 28, 2003
... My husband is a police officer and he was bitten by an inmate 2 years ago who had AIDS. Initial testing performed at 3 months and 6 months were negative. ... (14 replies)




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