HIV Test and Screening

Singapore HIV Test and Screening Clinic

The accuracy of HIV screening depends greatly on when you get tested after you have been exposed as well as other factors.

All our doctors are professionally trained to recommend the best and most accurate test for your unique situation.

We use internationally-validated world-class testing kits and equipment.

HIV Testing is for everyone regardless of your risk.

Speak to our doctors today to find out which test is right for you.

Contact us at hello@dtapclinic.com

Protect yourself and protect your loved ones. Come see us for your HIV test today.

HIV PROVIRAL DNA

The HIV PROVIRAL DNA test is accurate from 10 days post-exposure.

The HIV Pro-Viral DNA test can be used in specific situations where there are challenges to getting an accurate HIV diagnosis with other available HIV tests including HIV Antibody tests (3rd Generation HIV test), HIV Antibody and Antigen tests (4th Generation HIV test) as well as HIV RNA PCR test.

TEST PROCEDURE:

  1. See our doctor and have a discussion if the PROVIRAL DNA test is right for you.
  2. Blood is drawn from your arm. You do not need to fast or do any special preparation for this test.
  3. Your blood is sent to a specialised lab for testing and you will be informed of the results in a few days.


HIV PCR TEST

HIV RNA/DNA Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Test

The HIV RNA PCR test is accurate from 10 - 12 days post-exposure.

It is based on a technology that detects and counts the number of HIV virus in a patient’s blood.

It is extremely accurate and currently is used as a first-line HIV screening test in some countries.

TEST PROCEDURE:

  1. See our doctor and have a discussion if the HIV RNA PCR test is right for you.
  2. Blood is drawn from your arm. You do not need to fast or do any special preparation for this test.
  3. Your blood is sent to a specialised lab for testing and you will be informed of the results in a few days.


HIV Combo Test (Duo Test) (4th Generation Test)

The HIV Combo test (Duo Test, 4th Generation Test) is accurate from 28 days post-exposure.

It is based on a technology that detects HIV antibodies and antigens in a patient’s blood.

HIV antibodies are produced by a patient in response to HIV infection.

HIV antibodies are only detected in a person who has been infected with HIV.

HIV antigens are small pieces of protein that break off from the surface of an HIV virus.

It is only found in the blood of a person infected with HIV.

TEST PROCEDURE:

  1. See our doctor and have a discussion if the HIV Combo test is right for you.
  2. A few drops of blood will be taken from the tip of your finger.
  3. The test is conducted in our clinic and you will have the results after about 20 minutes.


HIV Antibody test

The HIV Antibody test is accurate from 3 months after exposure.

This test is based on a technology that detects HIV antibodies in a patient’s blood.

HIV antibodies are produced by a patient in response to HIV infection.

HIV antibodies are only detected in a person who has been infected with HIV.

TEST PROCEDURE:

  1. See our doctor and have a discussion if the HIV antibody test is right for you.
  2. A few drops of blood will be taken from the tip of your finger.

Both tests are conducted in our clinic and you will have the results after about 20 minutes.

If you have any queries on HIV Testing and STD Screening in Singapore, please email our doctors at hello@dtapclinic.com

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