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Can negative test results be trusted for a prostitute with HIV antibody rapid test and HIV duo test?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Not necessarily

If the person just acquired the infection, she or he may be carrying the virus that will not be detected by either antibody or antigen tests.
Testing for viral nucleic acid is the earliest way to detect HIV infection.

In brief: Not necessarily

If the person just acquired the infection, she or he may be carrying the virus that will not be detected by either antibody or antigen tests.
Testing for viral nucleic acid is the earliest way to detect HIV infection.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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