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Can I Trust Rapid Tests For Hiv As Reliable And Accurate
HIV is also known as HIV/AIDS. Hiv infection is caused by a retrovirus....This retrovirus binds to CD4 cells (for the most part). You may detect the virus by several different methods. An elisa test (enzyme linked immunosorbent assay). You may also detect it by doing a test referred to as a western blot (a gel protein electrophoresis). Thirdly by pcr (polymerase chain reaction) which ...Read more
I am ready to pay high amount.Which HIV tests can give the accurate and reliable status after 24 hours of high risk exposure.Please tell?
HIV: The most accurate test would be an HIV RNA pcr, but the best thing you could do is to see an infectious diseases expert who deals in HIV disease and get anti-retroviral prophylaxis now. That may prevent the onset of acute disease. Go now and hope you are well. Stop having unprotected sex. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is any HIV antibodies generation test accurate and reliable by 3 month time?I did my test by 17 weeks with a rapid test came back negative
HIV window period : Most people develop HIV antibodies within 2-8 weeks of their infection. The average is 25 days. 97% of people will develop detectable antibodies in the first 3 months. Rarely, it can take up to 6 months to develop antibody. If there's concern about acute hiv, a test that measures HIV RNA viral load can be done. The time between HIV infection and RNA detection is about 10 days. Talk with md. ...Read more
Please tell about most accurate and most reliable or trustable test for HIV after or on 6th week of exposure.
Please suggest me test name.
How long after the exposure should I wait to get a 100% accurate and reliable result for HIV test?
3 or 6 month
6months: Usually test is conclusive after 6months .There have been some rare cases where sero conversion took up to a year to occur ...Read more
Hiv pcr plasma test at 8 weeks and antibodytest at 6 week post exposure negative. How accurate, reliable? can they detect if coinfection with hepatit
Hiv pcr plasma at 8 weeks, hiv antibody test at 6 weeks post possible exposure. how reliable and accurate? could it have detected if there coinfection
No evidence of HIV-1: This is good news - PCR tests are extremely sensitive, so if 'nothing' was found at 8 weeks, I'm 99.9% sure you don't have HIV. In addition, you have a second test -for HIV antibody that is also negative 6 weeks after a possible exposure. So this means you're absolutely HIV free - just remember to be 'safe' out there. Talk to your doc about the best ways to protect yourself and others. ...Read more
Human immunodeficiency virus is also known as HIV/AIDS. Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is a lentivirus (a member of the retrovirus family) that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (aids),  a condition in humans in which progressive failure of the immune system allows life-threatening opportunistic infections ...Read more
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