Candida test

This is an important test used to help aid with the diagnosis of candidiasis.

Venous blood
1 tests included
7 days turnaround



About Candida test

What is candida?

Candida is a genus of yeasts that are often found in the gut, mouth, throat, vagina or skin of humans. Certain species of candida, typically Candida albicans can become pathogenic and grow excessively, causing the disease Candidiasis.

Candidiasis is commonly referred to by several different names depending on the site of infection; thrush (mouth or throat), yeast infection (vagina) or invasive candidiasis if candida enters the bloodstream or internal organs.

Why take the test?

This test detects candida antigens in the blood. It is used to aid with the diagnosis of candidiasis.

What's tested

Candida Status

How it works



Order your kit

Just order a test online and get your kit delivered right to you door. Your kit contains everything you need for the test.



Take your test and post

Follow our simple instructions to take your sample and post back the enclosed prepaid envelope to our accredited lab for processing. We also offer home or workplace visits by a qualified nurse.



Get results directly to your dashboard

You will receive an email notification from our medical team when your results are available on your secure personalised health dashboard.