RPRT - Overview: Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR), Response to Therapy, Serum

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Test ID: RPRT    
Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR), Response to Therapy, Serum

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Determining the current disease status and evaluating response to therapy for syphilis

Highlights

This assay provides a rapid plasma reagin (RPR) titer and can be used to monitor response to therapy in patients treated for syphilis infection.

Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
RRPRQRPR Titer, SNoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If this test is positive, RPR titer will be performed at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

Flocculation/Agglutination

NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

RPR, Response to Therapy, S

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

Automated Reagin Test (ART)
Rapid Plasma Reagin Test (RPR)
Syphilis G
Treponema pallidum (T. pallidum)
Syphilis Serology (RPR)