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what is th meaning of 0.85 reading in elisa test?

Question: 

(1) HbsAg anit hcv/ anit hiv (done 15th may 2013) non reactive
(2) ELISA TEST RESULTS (done on 7th november 2013) HIV (1&2) RESULT OD: 0.85 can u tell me whats d meaning of 0.85 ??/ - plz ans.

Answer: 

Hi the number you are referring to is an index value and any number less than 1.0 is considered non-reactive or negative. This is guide for the people testing you.

From the information you have provided, you are not living with HIV and no further testing is required.

All the best,
david.