Test Catalog

Test ID: RPRRT    
Rapid Plasma Reagin Screen 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

 

This test should not be used as a primary diagnostic approach for syphilis.

 

This test cannot be used for testing spinal fluid specimens.

Highlights

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

Reflex Tests Lists tests that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial tests.

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
RRPRQRPR Titer, SNoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situations when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

If this test is positive, rapid plasma reagin (RPR) titer (RRPRQ) will be performed at an additional charge.

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

RPRRT: Multiplex Flow Immunoassay

RRPRQ: Flocculation/Agglutination

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

No

Reporting Name Lists a shorter or abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test

RPR Screen, 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
Syphilis Serology (RPR)
Treponema pallidum (T. pallidum)