What does non-reactive mean in an HIV test?

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Posted on Tue, 17 May 2016 in HIV and AIDS
Question: Sir, I have done vdrl and HIV test and both the result are showing non reactive, now I want to know what does that non reactive means?
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Answered by Dr. Nishad BN 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Non reactive means Negative.

Detailed Answer:
Hi

Thank you for asking HCM

I have gone through your query. A non reactive test means you are negative for it. Here it means you are negative for HIV and VDRL ( Syphilis ).

Let me know if anything not clear.
I am happy to help you.
Thanks.

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