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Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR), Quantitation
- Nontreponemal Test
- Syphilis Serology
Serological non-treponema-specific test for syphilis used to screen for syphilis infection and to determine the effectiveness of treatment.
False-positive reactions occur due to pregnancy, drug addiction, collagen vascular disease, and advanced age. In addition, false-positive results have been noted in the presence of numerous nonsyphilis infectious diseases, including HCV infection,1 inflammatory states, or in individuals who have been recently vaccinated against influenza virus.
Causes for Rejection
Hemolysis; lipemia; gross bacterial contamination; plasma specimen
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