Dubai to screen expats for Hepatitis C and Syphilis

Jul 1, 2008 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Deccan Herald

The new screening norms which come into force on Tuesday, require people renewing/applying for a residence or employment visa to undergo a number of medical fitness tests for diseases including HIV, Hepatitis B ...

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john

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#1
Sep 15, 2008
 
i had a primary stage of syphilis 8 years ago and easily cured that time by penicillin injection,though im cured and not contagious anymore by the syphilis im still positive in TPHA(coz its forever in my blood),but im VDRL negative do you think i can past the Medical requirements in dubai-i work in health center as masseuer
Miko

Honiara, Solomon Islands

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Sep 22, 2008
 
I am accountant and I have a job offer in Dubai. I am hepatitis B positive but inactive because HBeAg is negative and HBV DNA level is only 100 IU/ML. Will I be allowed to get a working permit and later on a residence visa?
Musrrat HUSSEIN

UK

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Oct 10, 2008
 
I have contacted syphilis from my english boyfriend, yet we are currently resident in Ajman.
Anyone worried about their condition should contact GMC Ajman, they are understanding...
Khoda hafez.
Musrrat, Lahore.
sameer khan

UAE

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Nov 8, 2008
 
hello musserat..i need to talk to you abt syphilis and its treatment in dubai.. please reply back soon i am worried n live in uae..thank you
Bradly

Dubai, UAE

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Jun 22, 2010
 
hey guys,just arrived to Dubai from home where I did my STD tests. Just received results and Everything was negative apart from Syphilis. I am very worried about it especially because I am in Dubai. Can anyone give me any advice if there is any place where I could go to see a doc for treatment.
blackberry

Dubai, UAE

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Sep 6, 2010
 
Bradly wrote:
hey guys,just arrived to Dubai from home where I did my STD tests. Just received results and Everything was negative apart from Syphilis. I am very worried about it especially because I am in Dubai. Can anyone give me any advice if there is any place where I could go to see a doc for treatment.
Hi Bradley, What became of this if you dont mind my asking?
Lost

Latvia

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Nov 10, 2010
 
hey, did you find a solution for r problem. I m in the same shoes and I am so worried. Do know any place that I could trst with the treatment???
hey

Latvia

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Nov 10, 2010
 
Is it possible to treat it in Dubai???PLS give me any tips. Anyone heard anything about Zack clinic?
hey

Riga, Latvia

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Nov 11, 2010
 
hey Musarat,
could u tell me more about the doc, and is it confidential. and what was the treatmentlike???
andrew83

Torino, Italy

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Feb 15, 2013
 
Bradly wrote:
hey guys,just arrived to Dubai from home where I did my STD tests. Just received results and Everything was negative apart from Syphilis. I am very worried about it especially because I am in Dubai. Can anyone give me any advice if there is any place where I could go to see a doc for treatment.
hey please help me... Yesterday i discovered i have syphilis, now under treatment, but next week I m going to work in dubai . I already have a visa and work! please tell me how does it work'? will I be deported???????
andrew83

Torino, Italy

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Feb 15, 2013
 
please someone can help me....I am desperate.
yesterday I discovered I have syphilis, now under treatment.
But I suppose to go to dubai next week, already have a work found, and they send me a visa.
how does it work? AM I GOING TO GET DEPORTED? TREATMENT???

DO U SUGGEST ME TO DO NOT GO?

NOW I AM NEGATIVE TO HIV, WHAT ABOUT IF BECOMES POSITIVE IN THE FUTURE AND I AM IN DUBAI??? ANYONEEEE????
blue

Central District, Hong Kong

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Nov 3, 2013
 
Can anyone update on what happened? Andrew83?!?
blue

Central District, Hong Kong

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Nov 7, 2013
 
andrew83 wrote:
please someone can help me....I am desperate.
yesterday I discovered I have syphilis, now under treatment.
But I suppose to go to dubai next week, already have a work found, and they send me a visa.
how does it work? AM I GOING TO GET DEPORTED? TREATMENT???
DO U SUGGEST ME TO DO NOT GO?
NOW I AM NEGATIVE TO HIV, WHAT ABOUT IF BECOMES POSITIVE IN THE FUTURE AND I AM IN DUBAI??? ANYONEEEE????
Hi Andrew,

Can you advise what happened? I am in the same situation as you!

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