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Update - Please Note: Currently we are experiencing severe vaccine supply issues and as a result are operating severely reduced contact and clinic hours. Furthermore, the clinic will be closing permanently in mid-October 2017 and we would like to express gratitude to everyone who has supported the service over many years. A limited service is operating until closure.
August 2017. Currently the clinic is experiencing the effects of a national shortage of numerous vaccines, particularly those with Hepatitis A or B components and this is likely to remain so until the beginning of 2018. Please see the vaccine price list for detailed information.
A blood test for Zika virus antibodies (IgM and IgG) is available, a mininimum interval of 3 weeks from the last potential Zika exposure is recommended. A full travel history and other health details are collected prior to testing and at present result reporting takes 10-14 days.
Gardasil 9 manufactured by Merck, is the first and only nonavalent HPV vaccine helping to protect females and males against genital diseases and cancers caused by 9 human papillomavirus types (6, 11, 16, 18, 31, 33, 45, 52, 58) causing approximately 90% of cervical cancer cases and approximately 80% of high-grade cervical lesions (cervical precancers, defined as CIN 2, CIN 3 and AIS) worldwide. Seven HPV types also cause 85-90% of HPV-related vulvar cancers, 80-85% of HPV-related vaginal cancers, and 90-95% of HPV-related anal cancers. HPV types 6 and 11 cause approximately 90% of genital warts cases. The vaccine is now available at the clinic.
BCG vaccine is currently unavailable
Mantoux testing is not available.