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HIV 1/2 antibodies EIA

Category Virology
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Screening test for HIV antibodies.

Clinical Indications

Please give detailed clinical information, including the date of onset/contact with the suspected infection.

Reference range


Sample & container required RST (rust top)
Sample volume 5 mL
Turnaround time 3 days (Confirmation: non-negatives up to 10 days)

HIV 1 and HIV 2 antibodies and HIV p24 antigen are not included in a routine antenatal screen; this test needs to be requested separately.