Syphilis is merely known as one of the most harmful sexually transmitted diseases. VDRL test is run to detect Syphilis in the body. However, this test does not show the present of Bacteria. This test is run to determine the presence of antibodies produced in response of the antigens that the bacteria cells produce. There are 4 stages of Syphilis such as Primary Syphilis, Secondary Syphilis and Tertiary Syphilis. No specific preparations are needed to appear for this test. You just need to inform your doctor if you are already on medication. The test results may vary depending upon gender, age and health conditions.
Sample Type: Blood
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What is the VDRL (RPR) Test?
The purpose of the VDRL test is to detect whether you have syphilis. This test checks for antibodies in response to antigen produced by the bacteria. Knowingly, the VDRL test is reasonable.
When to get tested?
You doctor will suggest you to take this test, if you have early symptoms including,
VDRL test cost is very low.
A blood sample will be collected. You can book a VDRL test online.
No preparation is needed. However, if your syphilis has spread to your brain, your doctor may choose to test spinal fluid instead of blood.
If your test result shows negative, then it means you don't have syphilis. If your test result shows positive for syphilis antibodies, then possibly you have syphilis. However your doctor will give you more tests to confirm. The VDRL test can be inaccurate. Besides, if you have any of these, for example, HIV, malaria, pneumonia, tuberculosis, lyme disease, then your test can show a false-positive result. Find a VDRL test near you to get your test done.
You will get a payment link before sample collection. You can also make the payment by Scan QR code at the time of collection or pay cash to the technician.
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