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What is a HIV Test w/Reflex



( i (male) received oral sex on penis and  i have herpes 2...What is a HIV Antibody Test w/Reflex .... i have  a test in a laboratory but not that kind of test is...i took my hiv antibody test at 8 weeks...this test is conclusive at 8 weeks
my test  is a EIA ELISA
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you never had a risk,therefore you never required testing.
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.......  thanks i just want to know  .What is a HIV Test w/Reflex
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you had an antibody test.
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I started to lose weight .. I'm very scared....I feel very bad
i just want to know  .What is a HIV Test w/Reflex
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It appears you had an ELISA & or western blot.
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is an hiv test at 8 weeks conclusive?
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if you ask that question in the expert forum they will tell you yes it is,here we say 12 weeks is conclusive.It doesn't matter really because you had no risk.
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No an 8 week test is not conclusive there are no tests marketed or sold to give a conclusive test result earlier than 3 months had you had an exposure. An HIV test with reflex is an ELISA test that if it is positive is automatically confirmed by the use of a western blot.
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generation elisa 3 o 4?  
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My test is negative  att 8 weeks
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My test is negative att 8 weeks
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What did you expect it will be negative at 3 months  too  because you never had an exposure from oral sex.
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