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I had a potentially risky contact on 24th August and I'm

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Hi. I had a potentially risky contact on 24th August and I'm planning to have a Vİdas Duo Ultra test next week (23rd day after contact.) will that be conclusive?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HIV and AIDS
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.

I am here to address your concerns and provide great service.

That is a 4th generation HIV antigen/antibody combination test.

That is very sensitive about 97% at 3 weeks.

I will not say conclusive though.

Another test after 8 weeks of exposure is still recommended.

You should have considered post exposure prophylaxis if that was a high risk exposure.

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Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

thanks for requesting me.

what was your risky contact exposure event?

what happened?

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