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TableĀ 3 Repeat HIV test results stratified by HIV testing approach and how the second weak band was identified at the time of enrolment

From: Repeat HIV testing of individuals with discrepant HIV self-test results in Central Uganda

HIV testing approach Repeat HIV test results Total
HIV-negative
n (%)
HIV-positive
n (%)
Missing
n (%)
Repeat HIV self-testing
Second weak band identified by interviewer at the follow-up interview 39 (90.7) 1 (2.3) 3 (7.0) 43
Second weak band identified after the kits were kept in the store 51 (98.1) 1 (1.9) 0 (0) 52
Blood-based, rapid HIV testing
Second weak band identified by interviewer at the follow-up interview 43 (100) 0 (0) 0 (0) 43
Second weak band identified after the kits were kept in the store 50 (96.2) 2 (3.9) 0 (0) 52
DNA/PCR testing
Second weak band identified by interviewer at the follow-up interview 43 (100) 0 (0) 0 (0) 43
Second weak band identified after the kits were kept in the store 51 (98.1) 1 (1.9) 0 (0) 52