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What Does This VDRL Test Result Indicate?

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Posted on Fri, 18 Sep 2015
Question: Hi, I got a test and my test came VDRL= NON REACTIVE TPHA= WEAK REACTIVE HIV NEGATIVE I just want to know do i have Syphilis or any other STD.
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Answered by Dr. T Shobha Deepak (19 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Additional information required

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Welcome to Healthcare-Magic
Greetings of the day

The test result are to be interpreted based on clinical scenario. It would be very helpful if you could provide following additional information

1. Did you have any unprotected sexual encounter, if yes then when was it

2. Which was the test used for HIV

Providing scanned copy of reports will be highly useful

Awaiting your response

Take Care

Best Regards
Dr Shobha Deepak
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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Follow up: Dr. T Shobha Deepak (11 minutes later)
1) yes, 4 months ago

2) They took my blood test
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Answered by Dr. T Shobha Deepak (6 hours later)
Brief Answer:
You do not have either sypillis or HIV

Detailed Answer:
Hi

Dear Sir

Negative result after more than 3 months of unprotected sexual encounter rules out any of the disease. Rest be assured you are not suffering from either syphillis or HIV.

Take Care

Best Regards
Dr Shobha
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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What Does This VDRL Test Result Indicate?

Brief Answer: Additional information required Detailed Answer: Hi Welcome to Healthcare-Magic Greetings of the day The test result are to be interpreted based on clinical scenario. It would be very helpful if you could provide following additional information 1. Did you have any unprotected sexual encounter, if yes then when was it 2. Which was the test used for HIV Providing scanned copy of reports will be highly useful Awaiting your response Take Care Best Regards Dr Shobha Deepak