Sexual Health Testing in Ponte de Sor
As the leading provider of private STD and STI testing services in Ponte de Sor and across Portugal, you can be sure that your sexual health testing needs will be met when you use Better2Know. With one of the most comprehensive range of STD tests and screens you can check for HIV, chlamydia, herpes, mycoplasma and many other STDs.
When you test with Better2Know Ponte de Sor, you will receive login details for our online secure patient area. This system will show you real time updates of your tests and results. With a reminder of the test you have bought and your appointment you can login and see everything at any time. You will receive a notification when your results are ready.
Which STIs can I be tested for in Ponte de Sor
Better2Know offers you the widest range of Sexual Health tests and screens in Ponte de Sor to ensure that you get the right STI tests when you need them the most. We test for all STIs and STDs including:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
Our medical team has created a range of Better2Know STI screens, each testing for more than one infection and designed for your particular testing needs. If you are not sure which screen is right for you, then please choose our Full STI Screen.
With Better2Know, your STI testing worries will be put at ease.
FAST STI Test results in Ponte de Sor
Better2Know brings you the fastest STI test result turnaround times in Ponte de Sor. Our accredited partner laboratory in Ponte de Sor will begin analysing your samples on the same day that they arrive.
Results times in Ponte de Sor are between 1-4 days depending on the test you choose. As soon as your results are ready they will be reviewed by a doctor and then sent straight through to your private patient area on our secure website.
Chlamydia Testing in Ponte de Sor
Chlamydia is one of the most common STIs in Ponte de Sor. It is easily passed on from one partner to another during sex. If left untreated it can cause long term health problems and may lead to infertility and other health issues.
You can catch Chlamydia in your genital area, throat (if you gave oral sex) or your rectum (if you received anal sex). You will need to test each area that might have Chlamydia.
A simple urine sample will test for Chlamydia in your genital area. Your Chlamydia test result will be available in Ponte de Sor in just a few days. If you do test positive, we will help you to access the treatment you need to get better.
Chlamydia often does not have any symptoms. The only way to know if you are infected is to get tested in your nearest clinic in Ponte de Sor.
HIV Testing in Ponte de Sor
HIV testing in Ponte de Sor is quick and simple. With one blood sample you can have your results in 1-2 days. No long waiting times and excellent information and support at every turn with Better2Know’s 24/7 sexual health advisory team.
HIV is a serious infection that can cause illness and even death, if not diagnosed and treated promptly. Regular testing is the only way to reliably know your HIV status. Testing ensures that if you do test positive, your infection is detected early so that treatment can begin immediately. Starting treatment early gives you the best chance of leading a normal length of life.
Your local Better2Know HIV testing centre in Ponte de Sor offers a variety of HIV tests to ensure the correct diagnosis of this disease. Better2Know offers Molecular and Antibody/Antigen tests for HIV, ensuring you get the right test at the right time. Better2Know can advise you on the right test and open the door to your HIV testing journey in Ponte de Sor. We will help you get tested, get you fast results and give you all the medical support you need should you test positive. Test with Better2Know for your peace of mind.
Is it true that some STIs have no symptoms?
Yes. Often STIs do not present any symptoms such as itching, soreness when urinating or during sex, flu-like symptoms, or unusual discharge. Symptoms, if they do appear, can vary between different people and different STIs. Some common STI infections such as Chlamydia can present no symptoms at all. Around 90% of men and 70% of women who are infected with Chlamydia will never show any symptoms.
Because of this, it is important that you test regularly for STIs in Ponte de Sor. Regular testing at your local Better2Know clinic in Ponte de Sor will provide you with the health information you need to keep yourself, and your sexual partners safe from symptomless STIs.
STIs such as Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, HIV, Syphilis, Herpes, Hepatitis A, B and C, Mycoplasma, and Trichomonas are just a few common STIs that can present with no symptoms in the early stages of infection. No matter where you are, even in Ponte de Sor, the risk of catching one of these infections is high. Regular testing is the only way to protect your sexual health.
What are the most common STIs in Ponte de Sor?
The most common STIs in Ponte de Sor include:
- Hepatitis B
Getting tested for these common STIs in Ponte de Sor is important to protect your sexual health as well as the health of your sexual partners. Testing for these common STIs in Ponte de Sor is easy with Better2Know who is ready to help you get your appointment booked and support you with the information you need to preserve your sexual and reproductive health.
What should I do if I have an STI?
Do not worry if you have tested positive for an STI in Ponte de Sor. Better2Know’s team of sexual health advisors and doctors are on hand to support and guide you through the next steps.
First, you should stop all sexual activity and inform any recent sexual partners of your result. You can do this anonymously with Better2Know’s partner notification system available in your secure patient area.
Your local team of advisors in Ponte de Sor will then be able to help you organise your onward treatment and further testing if necessary. If you would prefer, your advisors can help you speak to other medical professionals in Ponte de Sor to give you the peace of mind you require.
Better2Know will support you throughout your entire sexual health journey in Ponte de Sor. Call us now or click Book Now.