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HIV: explaining the screening result

Important information for women whose antenatal screening test shows they have HIV, to help explain their result.

Applies to England



Healthcare professionals and women can refer to this information to learn about HIV and to discuss their screening result and follow-on care.

This information is also available in 12 other languages: Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Lithuanian, Latvian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Somali and Urdu.

Contact the screening helpdesk with any queries about this publication, making sure you include its full title.

Published 9 May 2016
Last updated 19 May 2022 + show all updates
  1. Publication of updated translations

  2. PDF of the English version of the leaflet replaced with an accessible HTML document.

  3. Updated personal data and copyright information statements.

  4. First published.