HIV virus causes Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS). Immunochromatography is a screening test for HIV infection with a sensitivity of >99%. As per NACO guidelines, all reactive samples are tested by three different methods prior to release of report. All reactive results must be confirmed with a Western Blot Test.
Duly filled Consent form for HIV testing & Pre-test counselling (Form 10 & 10A) is mandatory.
2 mL (1 mL min.) serum from 1 SST. Ship refrigerated or frozen. Duly filled Consent form for HIV testing & Pre-test counselling (Form 10 & 10A) is mandatory.