Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

How long does HIV take to show up on a blood donor test

A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Claude Parola
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Depend when infected: Someone with an acute HIV infection may not show HIV antibody in the blood when tested; however a viral load count and p24 antigen test may detect th ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
22 years experience Internal Medicine
NO: You would be screened for viral infectious diseases such as hep b hep c and hiv. So could have other liver diseases.
5
5 thanks
A member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Not likely: The amount of thc in blood or blood products is not likely to cause a positive urine test. You are more likely to get a positive test from exposure to ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raj Borade
18 years experience Gastroenterology
Hcv viral load: The anti hcv titer by different methods can fluctuate and also it can fluctuate in the same person at different times. In these cases the most reliabl ... Read More
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Need closer eval: I am not sure what you have available to you in the UK but need to see your doctor. The area that you talk about could be the small bowel or any of se ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenthal
20 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends on the test: The older third generation HIV screening test did not show HIV for 2 to 8 weeks (average 25 days). The fourth generation tests which were just approv ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Hiv screen in blood: Blood donations are screened for HIV 1 and HIV 2 by enzyme immunoassay (EIA) followed by one or more confirmation tests. The windowperiod between infe ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kalyani Perumal
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Age: For kidney donor- 18 yrs and above. Please see this link for more info http://www.Unos.Org/docs/living_donation.Pdf for blood donor-•to donate wh ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marcus Degraw
21 years experience Pediatrics
MMR, Chicken pox and: Mmr, varicella (chicken pox) and yellow fever all have a 4 week waiting period until blood can be donated.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
None: None I am aware of.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month