Does "HIV 1/2 with p24 antigen" also test for antibodies ? ?

I've got tested negative for HIV 1/2 with p24 antigen (CMIA) method but It doesn't mention any antibodies on the report sheet. How do I know if it also tests for Antibodies?

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  • 1 month ago
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    The HIV I&II refers to antibody testing. The P24 is an antigen test. This test is referred to as a combo test that test for antibodies along with antigen testing.  

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