A 21-year-old male asked:
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which of these tests is the hiv test. the comprehensive metabolic panel, the lipid panel, or the hemoglobin a1c. i can't tell which one is for hiv.

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Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
HIV TEST: NONE OF THEM IS A HIV TEST. HIV TEST IS ORDERED AS HIV TEST WITH REFLEX TITER.
Answered on May 31, 2015
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
None: none of them is the HIV test. They all regular labs.
Answered on Jun 11, 2015

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