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07 Dec 2005

STD's
I would like to enquire regarding the following:

1. The cost of the following tests:
Gonorrhoea
Herpes Genitalis
Syphilis
Aids/HIV

2. The incubation period of each one.

3. How long after possible exposure will they be traceable in tests
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear M
The cost will depend on the lab that does the tests. You can find out at your nearest hospital's lab.
Incubation period
Gonorrhoea - between 7 and 21 days
Syphylis - 3-4 weeks
Herpes 4-7 days
HIV 2-4 weeks
Traceble in tests - about 1 month but must be repeated as some could only become positive in 3 months time
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