This test is used as a screening test to look for non-specific antibodies, that may indicate a Syphilis infection.
This Test Includes
Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR Test)/VDRL - Serum
Total parameters available: 1
Soft Copy (Portal/Email) : If the sample is collected before 12 noon then the report will get delivered as per Reporting Time / Maximum TAT (Turn Around Time) indicated with the test. For samples collected after 12 Noon, 12 hours may be added to the Report Turn Around TimeHard Copy : Delivered at home upon request. A small convenience fee may apply.
Why it is Done
|Your doctor would advise a RPR test if you have symptoms like genital ulcers, previous history of syphilis and history of unprotected sex. Pregnant women are routinely advised at the time of initial check-up.|
What is this test
|This test is used as a screening test for syphilis. Positive cases of RPR test are confirmed with a specific treponemal test, such as the fluorescent treponemal antibody-absorption (FTA-ABS).|