Rapid Oral HIV Test
Rapid Oral HIV Test Introduction
In October 2004, OraSure Technologies, Inc., announced that it had FDA approval for a rapid HIV test that can detect antibodies to both HIV-1 and HIV type 2 (HIV-2). This is called the OraQuick Advance Rapid HIV-1/2 Antibody Test. It can provide results in 20 minutes using oral fluid, a finger-stick sample of blood, or plasma.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 2/27/2015
Steven Fine, MD, PhD
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