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Hiv Insti Test
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 tested 3 HIV test at 3, 4 and 7month all negative.It was insti HIV test.Is it accurate?I have a thin black vertical line one nail.Is it a HIV symptom
Depends: There are two types of tests - one is to detect body's response by detecting antibodies to the HIV virus. This test may take a little while to become positive (1-2 months). Occasionally, it may take up to 3 months to get a positive HIV antibody test. The other option is to determine the presence of an HIV test particle in the blood. This test may become positive in a matter of days. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the accuracy of the "non rapid" HIV a/b TESTING? I had a negative test 1 month ago and no possible exposure in 2 years. thanks!
Nearly conclusive: Almost certainly you weren't infected. The most commonly used HIV antibody tests ("3rd generation" tests) detect around 95% of infections by then, but testing at 6-8 weeks is needed for a conclusive result. The newer "4th generation" (antigen-antibody) tests are conclusive any time 4 weeks or more after exposure. Check with the doctor's office or lab about which you had. ...Read more
A“window period”: Is when an infected person does not yet have a positive HIV test result. This is because it takes time for the body to develop antibodies to HIV. HIV test can show infection in most people W/I 3 months (average of 25 days to build HIV antibodies). A 3 month negative test may be repeated at 6 month point to pick up on situations in which it takes longer to develop antibodies to HIV. ...Read more
My husband he pass away because he have hiv. I merry for 7 year's .I make the test 3 times. I negative .U thing. I have hiv. ?
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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