Pre-Marital Package comprises of the following tests :
Blood Grouping & Rh Factor
Haemoglobin Electrophoresis (HBEP)
HIV (ELISA) I & II
Sample : Blood
Instruction : No special preparation is needed .
Premarital screening is defined as testing couples who are planning to get married soon for common genetic blood disorders (e.g. sickle cell anemia and thalassemia) and infectious diseases (e.g. hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and HIV/AIDS). The premarital screening aims to give medical consultation on the odds of transmitting the abovementioned diseases to the other partner/spouse or children and to provide partners/spouses with options that help them plan for healthy family.