What are the main kinds of HIV tests? - HIV testing, part 4
This two-page handout with accompanying video and audio recording educates people about the main kinds of HIV tests. It identifies the three main kinds of HIV tests as antibody tests, combination tests (also called antibody-antigen tests), and nucleic acid tests (NATs), and explains how soon each test can detect HIV infection. The document also discusses the two HIV tests approved for home use, the Home Access HIV-1 Test System and the OraQuick In-Home HIV Test.
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