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5. What if the result is positive?

Today, there are many medications available, Please consult your doctor for further suggestions. There are also confirmatory tests, such as the Western Blot and the PCR tests to confirm your status. These tests are more specific than the antibodies test. Your doctor will also be able to refer you to proper counselling services and medical treatment. Early knowledge and treatment will prolong your life as well as improve the quality of life, which explains the great importance of performing a STD screening.