Sexual Health Testing in Bilbao
Better2Know’s specialist sexual health testing services in Bilbao will cover all of your STD and STI testing needs. With fast turnaround for results and tests covering the most common STDs such as HIV, chlamydia, gonorrhoea and herpes and more alongside flexible appointment times and anonymous booking options, Better2Know in Bilbao is here for you.
STDs often do not present any symptoms, especially in women. This is why regular testing, particularly after a new sexual partner, is imperative. Better2Knows Bilbao anonymous partner notification system allows you to inform any recent partners of your status without revealing your identity.
FAST STI Test results in Bilbao
Better2Know brings you the fastest STI test result turnaround times in Bilbao. Our accredited partner laboratory in Bilbao will begin analysing your samples on the same day that they arrive.
Results times in Bilbao 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 Bilbao
Chlamydia is one of the most common STIs in Bilbao. 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 Bilbao 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 Bilbao.
Gonorrhoea Testing in Bilbao
Bilbao has one of the highest rates of gonorrhoea infection in Spain. This is why testing yourself for Gonorrhoea has never been more important. By providing a simple urine or swab sample, you will know in a matter of just a few days if you are infected with Gonorrhoea.
Diagnosing Gonorrhoea early can prevent you from further health complications. The Gonorrhoea bacteria is increasingly gaining resistance to antibiotics. By testing and detecting it early, you will protect your health, reduce the rate of Gonorrhoea infections, and lower the number of antibiotic resistant cases of this worrying STI.
Testing for gonorrhoea in Bilbao could not be easier with Better2Know by your side.
HIV Testing in Bilbao
HIV testing in Bilbao 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 Bilbao 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 Bilbao. 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 Bilbao. Regular testing at your local Better2Know clinic in Bilbao 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 Bilbao, the risk of catching one of these infections is high. Regular testing is the only way to protect your sexual health.
What are the symptoms of STIs?
Many STIs do not present symptoms in the early and sometimes even later stages of infection. Symptoms will also often vary between infection and person. Regular testing in Bilbao with your local Better2Know clinic is the only way to keep yourself and your partners safe from STIs.
Some signs of an STI infection are:
- pain when urinating or during sex
- lumps or lesions on the genital area
- unusual discharge
- pain in the lower back and kidney area
- flu-like symptoms
- swelling of the penis and/or testicles
- sore throat
- body rashes
If you have one or any of these symptoms, you should test right away. You can book your appointment quickly and easily with Better2Know at one of our many clinics in Bilbao. With our flexible and available booking options you can get your test and results within just a few days.
Call your Better2Know STI test centre in Bilbao today using the number above. Book your STI test now and start your journey to a better understanding of your body and better management of your sexual health.
What are the most common STIs in Bilbao?
The most common STIs in Bilbao include:
- Hepatitis B
Getting tested for these common STIs in Bilbao is important to protect your sexual health as well as the health of your sexual partners. Testing for these common STIs in Bilbao 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.