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How accurate is a HIV RNA PCR test taken 72 hours after last sexual contact?

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Dr. Hilary Petersel
Pediatrics
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In brief: Not accurate

It will not be accurate for current sexual encounter. It will give you a base line response for prior sexual encounters.
If you are concerned about current experience, you can test in 1 month and then again in 6 months.

In brief: Not accurate

It will not be accurate for current sexual encounter. It will give you a base line response for prior sexual encounters.
If you are concerned about current experience, you can test in 1 month and then again in 6 months.
Dr. Hilary Petersel
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