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hiv test at 20 weeks

A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Yash
46 years experience Dentistry
Yes: The testing for aids is reliable but can be redone. However there are a number of stds that you could have been exposed to. Bacterial, yeast, or viral ... Read More
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Dr. Thomas Mchugh
Specializes in Dentistry
Test: Test again if symptoms persist.

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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Can take 6 months: for evidence HIV to show. Why? So many variables, only partially understood & most of medicine is empirical: based on observations & assumptio ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Home HIV test: I believe this is an older test sold for home testing of hiv.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guillermo Martinez-torres
33 years experience Pathology
HIV test: An HIV test will determine if you have been infected with the HIV virus. The HIV virus causes aids. The diagnosis of aids is a clinical diagnosis.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HIV RNA testing: Nearly 100% if done at least fourteen days after exposure.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
HIV: It is highly likely if you are negative at 14 weeks that you will remain so. There are, however, rare individuals who may turn positive later on and ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
HIV: The laboratory corporation of america web site does not specifically indicate the actual generation of testing, but they have available antibody testi ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Not for diagnosis: It's very useful for monitoring the response to hiv, and it's accurate to diagnose or rule out acute HIV infection in someone with symptoms, but for s ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
HIV: You do not routinely check urine for hiv. This organism can be measured by pcr for HIV rna, by indirect testing for antibodies to HIV or by the presen ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
25 years experience Infectious Disease
Deep breath: Well first..Whats done is done. If the worst should happen there is amazing and well tolerated treatment. The lesson to learn is for future sex enco ... Read More
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