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Which is better: HIV/HBsAg Rapid or ELISA?

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Dr. Aarti Abraham


Practicing since :1998

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Posted on Fri, 7 Sep 2018 in Pregnancy
Question: hi, my gyanc has recommened for hiv and HbsAg tests to be done. i am 23 weeks pregnant. she s out of town and i see mutiple tests available like hiv rapid, hiv elisa, hbsag rapid, hbsag etc. and not sure which test should i book for. could you please help me with the accurate test name
Answered by Dr. Aarti Abraham 1 hour later
Brief Answer:

Please go for HIV and HBsAg Elisa.

Detailed Answer:


Thanks for trusting us with your health concern.
Please go for HIV and HbSAg Elisa.
All the best.

Hope I have answered your query.

Take care

Dr. Aarti Abraham, OBGYN
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