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Substance P Eia
If fdp(dr-70) is 3.1in eia-endocrinology the result of onkosure test then what does it stands for..?
Onko-Sure: Onko-sure (new name for test formerly called dr-70) is a blood test that measures fibrin degradation products (fdp). Many types of cancers are associated with increased clotting in the blood. These clots break down, leaving high levels of fdp. A level above 0.7 is concerning. Using this test for screening is controversial, and a high result may be due to something other than cancer. See your doc. ...Read more
2 weeks after positive eia and negative multispot I had a rapid test - and another eia with confirmatory. Eia + , supplemental IA and naat negative.. is this conclusive and why is eia positive? Scared.
Hep B testing: My research suggests that although Hep Bcore Ab can be seen in acute or latent cases of hepatitis B, it is more often a case of changes in your immune response that can be "corrected" with a booster vaccine (assuming you have had the initial vaccine series as an infant). If you were not vaccinated, then please consult with a hepatologist to resolve this question further. It isn't likely serious ...Read more
It can happen: Revised reply: disregard earlier one if you saw it. At first I misunderstood the question. The newer TP specific IgG/IgM tests (EIA etc) and RPR/VDRL have similar seroconversion times, typically 4-6 weeks. The IgG tests often are positive first, but exact frequency of this isn't yet known -- more study needed. Apologies again if any confusion from earlier reply. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hiv1/2 eia negative at 8 & 23 weeks. Will test again at 48 weeks. Will a negative test be conclusive?
HIV testing: Yes. You are not HIV positive. In the future there is a test that is 100% accurate at 14 days. This is the HIV RNA or pcr test. You do not have hiv. Testing regularly is a good habit to get into when you are sexually active. And, please do not forget there are eleven other stds to avoid. ...Read more
Are the tests I took accurate eia hiv1/2, rapid blood test,4oraquick oral home tests. Took 12 yrs after event shoul I have any others done all neg.
I have had multiple consultation about wife's false positive RPR (negative confirmatory by Chemiluminescence and the negative tests she too via RPR and eia 2 weeks later...6 weeks since our last sex. Is she and baby really ok? How do I move forward...
Consult her OBGYN: The best way to track your wife's health and the baby's too is to work closely w/ her OBGYN as the pregnancy proceeds. Inform the doctor of the syphillis issue concern and correction and plan together the best way to protect all of you. It's wonderful that you care and that can be a good indication that you'll all do well. Call the OBGYN ASAP for an appointment. Best! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
HIV Testing: Nope. You tested too soon.Get a more detailed answer ›