Health knowledge made personal
Join this community!
› Share page:

Does HBs Ag test by ELISA method can determine HIV & Hepatitis B virus both ?

Posted by Richard

I am tested with HBs Ag by ELISA method & found Negative. Does the result imply that I am free from both HIV & Hepatitis B virus ?
Answers (1)
Sort by: Newest first | Oldest first

No .

We cannot say HIV negative by HBsAg negativity.

It can reflect only the Hepatitis B status.

NOTICE: The information provided on this site is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your physician or other qualified health provider because of something you have read on Wellsphere. If you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.
Post an answer
Write a comment: