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12 Mar 2004

Should I be concerned?
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My baby was tested at 2 months and she was negative. The Paediatrician that ordered the test said that if the first test was negative, I could accept that my child is not infected. However... I've been to 2 GP's and they insist that she should be tested again! What are the chances of her testing + in a second test? What would potentially put her at rick of becoming +? Are GP's more clued up about HIV in babies than Paediatricians? When should a second test be done?
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HIV Peer Forum

01 Jan 0001

Your baby is negative. Why do you want to test her again?
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