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How to Collect

How to Collect

SelfCollect is the safe, easy and comfortable way of taking control of your intimate health. You’ll receive your kit in an unbranded package and the samples can be collected when and where it’s convenient for you. 

There are different collection kits for each of the body sites. The kit you receive depends on which test you purchase.

Vaginal

This kit includes a swab used to collect fluid and skin cells from inside the vaginal canal. It can be used to test for HPV High Risk Virus, Genital Warts HPV, Chlamydia / Gonorrhea, Herpes Virus I & II, Ureaplasma and Mycoplasma, as well as for the Female STD Panel and the Vaginal Discharge Panel.

Download detailed vaginal collection instructions

Penile

This kit includes a soft, bristled brush used to collect exterior skin cells from the shaft and head of the penis. It can be used to test for HPV High Risk Virus and Herpes Virus I & II. It also part of the collection process for the Male STD Panel.

Download detailed penile collection instructions

Urine

This kit includes a cup, pipette and vials used to collect a sample of urine. It is used for males only for testing of Chlamydia / Gonorrhea, Ureaplasma / Mycoplasma and Trichomonas. It is also part of the collection process for the Male STD Panel.

Download detailed urine collection instructions

Oral

This kit includes a swab used to collect fluid and skin cells from inside the mouth. It can be used to test for HPV High Risk Virus, Chlamydia / Gonorrhea, Herpes Virus I & II, as well as for the oral panel.

Download detailed oral collection instructions

Anal

This kit includes a swab used to collect fluid and skin cells from inside the anus. It can be used to test for HPV High Risk Virus, Genital Warts HPV, Chlamydia / Gonorrhea, Herpes Virus I & II, as well as for the anal panel.

Download detailed anal collection instructions

To order a test, choose one below:

HPV High-Risk Virus

Chlamydia / Gonorrhea

Herpes Virus I & II

Ureaplasma / Mycoplasma

Trichomonas

Female STD Panel

Vaginal Discharge Panel

Male STD Panel

Anal STD Panel

Oral STD Panel