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Are my test results conclusive?

Question: 

I had an exposure 2 months ago. I did full std tests with 4th gen hiv duo test wrfx at 10, 37; and 47 days. I got results of last back today. All negative. Is this enough to take as conclusively negative? I am so confused and worried. Thank you for any response. My depression has me feeling desperate and wanting to give up

Answer: 

Hello,

Thank you for your inquiry. From what we gather from the question, you were asking about the conclusiveness of a 4th Generation HIV Duo Test. Most HIV specialists consider this "DUO" test conclusive at 6 weeks. At 47 days, this would be considered conclusive. However, official HIV testing guidelines still recommend re-testing at 12 weeks for completely conclusive results. The accuracy of a 4th Generation HIV Duo Test is 99.9%. [1]

Recommendation: Refer to a physician for other health related questions.

Regards, AIDS Vancouver Helpline/Online, Ashley