No Fasting required.
In 24 hours following blood collection.
We use the Treponemal antibody test. It has a 100% sensitivity. An initial reactive treponemal screens will need to be confirmed with Treponemal pallidum hemagglutination assay (TPPA) or to Fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption (FTA-ABBS).
1.If you have painless genital ulcer and or rash involving palms and soles
2.Sexually active Individuals who develop genetial ulcers or rash involving palms and soles.
3. As part of diagnostic work up by your primary care physicians
4. Pregnant women as part of prenatal screen