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Test ID: HIV Ag-Ab Screen

Test Name:
HIV Ag-Ab Screen
Test Code:
HIV
Specialised Test:
No - Clinical
Turnaround Time:
Test Schedule:
NA
Test Type:
Single Test
Additional Test Note:
1. Patient's Nationality, NRIC No. (for resident) or Passport No. (for non-resident) AND Address must be indicated on the request form to avoid rejection.

2. If the patient is a foreign national, you must indicate whether the patient
(a) is a Singapore permanent resident; OR
(b) holds a work permit, long term social visit pass or a student pass; OR
(c) is applying for a work permit, long term social visit pass, student pass or permanent residency

3. Equivocal/Reactive results must be confirmed by the National HIV Reference Laboratory (subject to additional charges) as stipulated by MOH regulations.

For the purpose of verification, patients are required to provide photo identification before blood draw.
Sample Requirement:

Minimum 5mL of PLAIN or SST blood (in one tube)

Notes:
1. Patient’s Nationality, NRIC No. (for resident) or Passport No. (for non-resident) AND Address must be indicated on the request form to avoid rejection.

2. If the patient is a foreign national, you must indicate whether the patient
(a) is a Singapore permanent resident; OR
(b) holds a work permit, long term social visit pass or a student pass; OR
(c) is applying for a work permit, long term social visit pass, student pass or permanent residency

3. Equivocal/Reactive results must be confirmed by the National HIV Reference Laboratory (subject to additional charges) as stipulated by MOH regulations.

For the purpose of verification, patients are required to provide photo identification before blood draw.

Fasting Requirement:
NA
Immunology & Serology
Parkway Laboratory Services
Last Update:
31/05/2022
Update:
Additional Note, Price S$ (before GST)

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