Which test is better for diagnosing HIV - ELISA or PCR?
Q: I am a 23 years old male. I have a few questions about HIV infection and its diagnosis. Please answer the same and clarify my doubts:
- PCR is a better test
- The maximum time for an individual to show HIV antibodies in ELISA Test can be 12-14 weeks.
- The longest window period can be 03-04 months.
- No. The chance so the test being falsely negative are almost nil.