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Posted by: Adee | 2019/04/26

How accurate is an antibody test?

I had an unprotected sex 12 July 2018 with HIV + lady and test with anti bodies test at 12 weeks 24 weeks and 48 weeks and the result came out negative, how accurate is the anti bodies test?

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- 2019/04/30

Hi there, if you have tested negative three times, then you do not have HIV. The antibody test is accurate, but sometimes there is a delayed response, and this is why one has to test again after 3 months, which you did. 

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