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ClearView StatPak 1/2 reliability ?!

I had unprotected vaginal sex (receiving) June 6th 2015, and got tested with the clear view rapid antibody test August 12, 2015 (67 days) post exposure or 9 1/2 weeks .. I got tested at sisterly love in a Atlanta ga. It's a non- profit organization for free hiv testing! The man that did the test looked like he knew what he was doing so I'm not doubting he did anything wrong. I just want to know how accurate was that test at 9 weeks post exposure? I had what I thought were ars symptoms a couple weeks after that exposure but when I got the negative test I just dismissed it as me being sick. Recently I've had pharyngitis 2x in one month, and a couple months ago I had a couple bumps around my anus that would pop up then reduce in size and dissapear within a week. Although I do have bowel problems, I just want to know if those symptoms correlate with hiv? could I have had a false negative test result?
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1508374 tn?1380808510
Hello,
A 4th generation test should be done at 4 weeks post exposure and a simple HIV test at three months post exposure.

13276481 tn?1451146767
During my window period I had ( too many) tests and a bunch of those were the clearview stat pac 3rd generation rapid test. Assuming you had same.
During one of my tests I asked for the paper work so I could see for myself time and other information.
It stated clearly by the manufacturer that "if you nun after 3 months of no risks, you are HIV negative ".
I say that because they stand behind its ability to detect antibodies by then.
Add to that, 95% will test positive by 6 weeks and the Drs who used to post here have not seen an 8 week negative
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Sorry for splitting this post, phone went nuts.
Anyway, they didn't see in their experience an 8 week negative turn positive.
You are very much mostlikely negative. A final test at 12 weeks will be conclusive.
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I had a standard HIV antibody test at 3weeks post- negative.. And the clear view stat at 91/2 weeks -negative.. I never went and got tested again because of the fact that they were telling me they never saw 9 week turn positive at 12 weeks. I'll go and get tested again . But do my symptoms at all sound like HIV symptoms to you? Diarrhea, bumps around anus, pharyngitis 2x in one month, feeling nauseous???
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Testing determines ones status, and the 12 weeks conclusive is a CDC guideline.
I feel as they do, it will be negative. I'm no Dr so I go by the cdc.
Your health is influenced by many things. Testing rules out by hiv.
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^^^
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Thankyou ! :)
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