All Answers About Sexual Transmitted Diseases (STD, STI)
Click the [+] button to expand the question details and answers.
Q: 7 Years Negative HIV Test, Am I Free Now?
- No HIV virus ever entered.
- Latent period: Active virus but there’re no symptoms, fortunately it won’t wait for long time to show symptoms.
Q: Is There Any Alternative to HIV Blood Test?
Q: Please I am desperate. I come from a place where HIV testing is taboo. can it be diagnosed by a normal blood test that counts the cells in bones? I am going crazy please tell me?!
A: HIV can’t appear in blood cell test, HIV 0,1,2 test is the best one for detection of AIDS virus.
However, CBC test can show a decrease in white blood cells when AIDS disease s ongoing.
For more details>The CDC recommends these blood tests.
- HIV 0,1,2 antibodies test: it can detect HIV as soon as 20 days earlier than antibody screening tests.
- HIV Ag Test: it checks for HIV antigen, a protein called p24 that’s part of the virus that shows up 2-4 weeks after infection.
Original post: Blood Tests For HIV Virus
You can send your question as well, and get free explanation.