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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Laboratory test for syphilis

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Dr.  Rakesh Madhyastha MD

Good day, In 2013 I tested positive for syphilis with a RPR titer of 1:1. I believe I contracted ... test. Once again i tested pos for syphilis witb the same 1:1 from two yrs ago and was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha ( Nephrologist)
Dr. Prasanna Heijebu MD

RPR test). I repeated the test from an external laboratory and the findings were consitent ie VDRL reactive(titers were not provided). I got a TPHA test done and it returned as negative. Does... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasanna Heijebu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Soumen Patra MD

Hello im 25 years old and had sexual intercourse with someone who lied about usung protection. A day later i get a call frim his girkfriend saying he has syphilis . What fo i do if i go get tested ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Soumen Patra ( OBGYN)
Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti MD

around July 15th August 13th-I visit clinic. I was tested for Gonorrhea , Chlamydia, Syphilis, and HIV ... though was weird) was negative. I freak out, tell her about the indsicretion She is tested... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bharatesh Devendra Basti ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Roopa Hiremath MD

What is the best antibiotic for weakly reactive Treponemal rapid test ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Roopa Hiremath ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

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Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

Have a friend age 24, who has being leaving for last 10 years with symptoms like for syphilis and tried to advice him to get tested and treated all in vein. What are the severe health related ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Purva Patel MD

My partner and I both tested positive for syphilis and got treatment. She seemed to have bad reaction to the penicillin shots but I didn t. We haven t had intercourse since and She was tested again ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purva Patel ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. HISHAM GOMAA MOHAMED MD

Hello Dr! I had unprotected sex with an HIV+ undetectable person about 45 days ago. Tested neg for HIV but positive for syphilis. Is it possible that the syphilis positive is probably a sign that I got... View answer

Answered by : Dr. HISHAM GOMAA MOHAMED ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

Hi, I came to know syphilis in the month of March 2017. i had treatment then started testing vdrl and tpha. They were coming positive again and again. In the month of May i tested TPHA it came 1/680... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

hi i am 22 years old and my last blood test for vdrl was reactive and tpha was negative.i have checked other test like hiv1,2,ana,hepbetc but all was negative whats the reason i got positive vdrl ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Dear Friend. Yes this is possible. It Can even stay in your body for years . Many a times it even presents in late life as neurosyphilis. I would like to know your detailed symptoms to help you better . Stay Healthy

Dr. Arun MD

vdrl test is for the syphilis not for hiv. It is curable do not worry.

Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Hello. Get tested for HIV and Syphilis and be sure.