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Aptima HIV qualitative assay

Hi guys, I just want to to know how accurate the aptima hiv rna qualitative test is at 28 days, and what is the likelihood of getting a false negative?
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Did you take a DUO test as well?
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With the anti body test
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What?
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Dude.. i took the aptima test along with an antibody test.
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I haven't had symptoms or anything yet.
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http://www.medhelp.org/posts/HIV-Prevention/Question-about-HIV-RNA-qualitative-test-/show/2704416#post_13082163

Here is what I currently know about testing the RNA in the past has not been a stand alone test. The DUO test is basically an RNA test with an antibody test and is approved for early detection. It is considered conclusive at 28 days.
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