Rapid HIV PCR Test (Next Day Result)

Ever since HIV was first identified in the 1980s, testing of individuals who may be exposed to the virus was the only way to know whether one has been infected. There is no specific symptom that would be able to identify if an individual is infected or not. Over the last 4 decades or so, improvements have been made to the tests (both to diagnose HIV and for monitoring of treatment) used to identify an infected individual. In particular, the ability of the PCR test to detect levels of the HIV virus in the blood has improved to the point of...

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STD & HIV Testing, Screening and Treatment Clinics

At DTAP Clinic, we offer a warm, friendly, and non-judgemental environment for our patients to discuss their issues with our doctors.  Our male and female doctors in our all clinics are experienced in STD/HIV treatment and diagnosis. STD Testing and Screening: When you are considering getting tested for STDs, one thing that is very important is privacy and confidentiality; these are the absolute minimum you will get with us at Dr Tan and Partners. We also provide Self-STD Testing in our Express Clinic The techniques and protocols used in the...

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HIV Testing Clinics in Singapore

HIV Testing & Prevention Services Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) When to Test Prices HIV PEP (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis) Prevent or Reduce the risk of HIV infection AFTER EXPOSURE to HIV. Less than 72 hours from exposure.  $1928.00 Rapid HIV BLOOD TEST (Antibody Test) Rapid Finger prick Blood HIV-1/2 Antibody Test RESULTS: 20 mins from 90 days after exposure. $54.00 HIV COMBO  TEST (4th GENERATION TEST) HIV Combination P24 Antigen/Antibody Test (HIV Duo Test) RESULTS: 20 mins from 28 days after...

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HIV Stigma: Not Retro, Just Wrong (World AIDS Day 2016 Singapore)

HIV Stigma: Not Retro, Just Wrong World AIDS Day 2016 – Singapore #HIVNOTRETRO 1st December is World AIDS day. How fast another year has gone by and here we are again recognizing another World AIDS day. This year’s theme seeks to remind us that the disease that we know as HIV/AIDS wears a very different face today compared to when it was first discovered in the 1980’s. Back then the face of AIDS was a painfully skinny person lying on a tattered mattress atop a plain wooden bed in a straw hut. With flies buzzing around him and yet he...

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Rash on Penis – Penile Rash

Unusual spots or blotches or any kind of rash on the penis can cause a lot of concern. It is not always caused by an STD or an infection. This article will break down some of the possible causes. For causes of lumps and bumps on the penis, read our other article by clicking HERE. 1.) Herpes Simplex This presents classically as a cluster of 3 to 5 painful blisters. Each blister is 3mm to 5mm in diameter. The skin under the blisters is always red. Herpes is transmitted by sexual contact even oral sex. Click HERE for our full article on...

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