What is HIV 1 & 2, Ab Western Blot?
This test is a confirmatory test for diagnosis of HIV. Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is responsible for causing Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in individuals and is a worldwide public health concern. This test is useful because it gives specific results.
Why is HIV 1 & 2, Ab Western Blot done?
- To confirm diagnosis of AIDS and achieve treatment of the disease.
Preparation for HIV 1 & 2, Ab Western Blot
- No special preparation required
Sample Type for HIV 1 & 2, Ab Western Blot
The sample type collected for HIV 1 & 2, Ab Western Blot is: Blood
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