HIV/Aids

Question
Posted by: thabelo | 2017/05/19

Q.

is it possible to be hiv positive and have a negative antibody test after 6 months

had sex wth an hiv positive women n it was unprotected bin expreencing a lot of symptom and tested negative up to 6 months should i still be woried?

Expert's Reply

A.

HIV/Aids expert
- 2017/05/19

The window period for the 4th Generation HIV ELISA antibody test is 4 - 6 weeks. If you were indeed infected the test would have come back as positive by now. It is negative so you are negative

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