HIV/HBV/HCV Screen (Also known as the Early Detection Screen)
Testing includes testing for:
HIV, Hepatitis B (HBV), Hepatitis C (HCV)
A significant proportion of people who test positive for HIV will also test positive for hepatitis B and C. That’s why it’s important you test for all three.
What is HIV?
HIV is a virus which damages your immune system, preventing your body from fighting everyday illnesses and infections.
What does this test do?
It checks for HIV, hepatitis B (HBV) and hepatitis C (HCV) so you can treat, prevent or limit infection.
What is hepatitis?
It’s a virus that attacks the liver. There are several types of the virus, two of which are hepatitis B and C.
What is the link between HIV and hepatitis?
Hepatitis is a major cause of non-AIDS- related death among those living with HIV because HIV enables the hepatitis to progress faster and more aggressively.
How do I get tested?
Book a simple blood test now.