Syphilis Test by RPR

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Also Known as (Alias) STS by RPR
Rapid Plasma Reagin
Indications Blood donor and patient/recipient testing
Organ donor testing
Cadaveric testing
Method Arlington Rapid Plasma Reagin (ASI RPR Card Test) using Asi Manager
Test Information Assay is nontreponemal flocculation test for the detection of reagin antibodies in human serum and plasma as a screening test for serological evidence of syphilis.
Sample Requirements Serum or Plasma (EDTA, heparin, sodium citrate, CPD, and CPDA-1)
Requested Volume 6 mL
Minimum Volume or Pediatric volume 0.5 mL
Shipping Information Serum:  Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for 5 days; after 5 days, serum should be removed from the red cells and frozen at -20 °C or lower.
Plasma:  Samples are acceptable at 2-8°C for 48 hours.
Requisition Form Donor Testing RFT
Transplant Infectious Disease Testing Request (Contact the Donor Testing Laboratory @425-656-7907)
Transaction Code 3067-00
CPT Codes 86592
Test Schedule 7 days per week
Turn around Time (analytic time) 600 AM Next Day for Cadaveric;
1200 PM Next Day; STAT testing available for organ transplantation
Report/ Results Reactive or Nonreactive