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Hello! I live in Russia, made Abbott Architect HIV Combo tests in 4,5,6 weeks after risk. Result negative. In 2 weeks after risk I have low-grade fever and pharyngitis 4 weeks, the virus of papilloma of the person is also found. Prompt, results in my case are how reliable? Thanks.
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Combo tests are very reliable after 6 weeks. However, you must test at 12 weeks after exposure to rule out all possibilities.
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Did you have a possible exposure.
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I HAD A one-time unprotected vaginal sex
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3 months post exposure is when you can obtain your conclusive negative test result.
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Teak, please tell me what is the accuracy Abbott Architect hiv Combo at 6 weeks?
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Very accurate & reliable but it's not conclusive until 3 months.
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