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05 Jul 2005

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Hello Doctor,

Thanks for your answer to 19379, if the window period for the 4th generation HIV Elisa test is 3-4 weeks, what is the window period for the 3rd generation HIV Elisa test as I've been told that most labs still use the 3rd generation?
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01 Jan 0001

Curious, it is probably 6 – 12 weeks, but everyone still says 3 – 6 months just to be safe. Good luck.
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