Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR)
Looks for non-specific antibodies in the blood of the patient that may indicate a syphilis infection. Quantitative non-treponemal antibody test.
Please give detailed clinical information, including date of onset/contact with the suspected infection. Useful for staging syphilis infection and monitoring response to treatment.
|Sample & container required||Serum GEL SST (Rust Top)|
|Sample volume||5 ml|
|Turnaround time||2 working days|
This test is currently unaccredited due to a recent change in platform.