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Hemolysis causing false positive hiv tests

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Hello, I ve had folic acid blood test but they said sample has haemolysed and they couldn t complete the analysis. What does this mean? Previous to this test I had two full blood count which were out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Indu Kumar MD

after that i tested STD panel including hiv ab, eveything showed up negative. first few months fever(98 ... to ID doctor she has tested for HIV PCR RNA quant (not detected, 5 weeeks),... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

, I rush to ID doctor she has tested for HIV PCR RNA quant (not detected, 5 weeeks), hiv ab negative 8 ... are persisting still i m in at 9 months; In this 9 months of i have been to so many hiv... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

a shot for my stomach and 3 antibiotic shots. can that cause false positive antibodies? does the HIV ...Hi I have been tested for HIV and got the following results HIV-1... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

only about HIV. This was about 8 days ago. My second question is that how accurate are RNA tests ... accurate but I am doubting this claim because I heard that this test can produce many false... View answer

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Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

I have G6DP deficiency , I have read napthalene is a possible risk of haemolysis.. I recently read an article about cigarettes and saw they contain napthalene ... I have been smoking for about 5 years (current age 21) ...... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matt Wachsman ( Addiction Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Ashok Vardhan MD

is likely positive for HIV, syphilis, and herpes) on July 17, 5 weeks ago. I took an Oraquick antibody test after 3 weeks which was negative, and more significantly I hope, a DNA PCR HIV early... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Vardhan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Arun MD

false negative test? What is the different between the testing of hiv and dengue? ... back,arms,legs,stomache-. I had a bloodtest for Dengue-Blot test- and the result is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

,she was tested HIV positive,wish is just like 4days ago,I have done some research myself,cause she wasn ...Hi Doc,I need you to help me out cause am pretty scared now,I just met a girl... View answer

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Dr. Arun MD

if this would create a false positive on the test for HIV today. I did get blood drawn for the WB test today ...I tested for the HIV virus today using the Rapid... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)