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How accurate is a negative oraquik after 5 months

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
RPR test: Might or might not. Was it + before? Did you have chancer? Did they swab it and see the little squiggly things in the pus? Do you know if your partn ... Read More

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Conclusive: That test is 100% conclusive any time 4 weeks or more after exposure. If you have not been reexposed, you can be sure you do not have HIV.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Safford
34 years experience Critical Care
HIV Testing: The newer tests for HIV are very accurate. Your pmd or infectious disease physician can repeat the test if you are still concerned after talking to t ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience Family Medicine
Fairly accurate: Per the FDA, approximately the OraQuick HIV test has a sensitivity of 92% (the percentage of results that will be positive when HIV is present). That ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends: A negative result with an antibody test at 8 weeks after exposure does not rule out HIV. A positive results needs to be confirmed. You may seek a HIV ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
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Fairly good.: If the test is performed exactly as instructed, a false negative test is very unlikely in advanced HIV/AIDS. (A false negative is a negative test in ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Too soon to be: definitive. You should get tested in three months and re do a HIV nucleic acid test at 6 months after exposure. Wish you good health! - Have a diet r ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Accurate if repeated: It can be very accurate if the repeat test is also negative.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Need more to answer.: This question is a difficult one because there is no information about when and how long your menstrual cycles are or have been and where in the cycle ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
HCV testing: Very acute. If HCV RNA negative, check HCV antibody, if negative, acute HCV is unlikely. If HCV RNA negative, HCV antibody positive, check HCV RNA aga ... Read More

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