Rapid plasma reagin

What is Rapid plasma reagin?

Rapid plasma reagin is the test done for treponema pallidum. Treponema pallidum causes syphilis. It is also called RPR. This test is sensitive for detection of treponema pallidum, however, it is replaced by VDRL test.

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Hi... I have vdrl positive... Is that dangerous..... & Here I attempted for anti dose for vdrl.. Is that curable with that anti dose or...

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It is dangerous. It is curable.

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I had a protected intercourse in October 2015, i did ELISA test during feb 2016, it resulted as Negative. Again in April 2016, i tested for the...

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The accuracy is 100% after 3 months.

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Im HIV Undetectable and Im concerned that i have a reoccurrence of syphillus. Last year when i first got it my doc ordered 2 injections per week...

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You are not infected

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RPR or rapid plasma reagin is a nonspecific screening test that detects...

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