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Would someone be able to tell me how accurate hiv results are after 5 weeks?
I have had a test today but I don't get the results until early next week.
Thanks,
Lisa
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Lisa, an HIV test taken after 5 weeks is highly accurate (over 95% accurate).  You should know however that certain agencies recommend a 3-month waiting period before the test.
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If you test negative, it will be an encouraging result at this point. However, nobody can call your result conclusive or difinitive. If you want to get a conclusive result, retest at the three month mark.

Good luck with your tests.

R.A
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