American Journal of Laboratory Medicine

Volume 7, Issue 4, July 2022

  • Case Scenario on the Qualities of HIV Rapid Test Kits

    Mekashaw Tebeje Sisay, Mulat Woldie Wondimagegn, Huluagerish Nemera Woyessa

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 4, July 2022
    Pages: 49-51
    Received: 15 August 2022
    Accepted: 7 September 2022
    Published: 19 September 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajlm.20220704.11
    Abstract: The diagnosis of HIV in resource-limited settings is performed based on an algorithm employing 2–3 rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs). This strategy has allowed a lifesaving scale-up of HIV diagnosis, as it permits testing to be decentralized outside of the laboratory. Even though the situation is minimal, some individuals will be falsely diagnosed as H... Show More