Syphilis – Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR), Qualitative Test with Reflex
To screen for or diagnose an infection with the bacterium Treponema pallidum, which causes the sexually transmitted disease (STD) syphilis
Syphilis Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR)
This discount online lab blood test looks for the antibodies produced in response to being infected with the Syphilis bacterium. Initial positive results are confirmed with reflext testing at no additional charge. Syphilis has an incubation period of between 9 days and 3 months (the average is 21 days), and most individuals show detectable antibody levels by 6 weeks. If you have positive results, you will need to follow-up with your own physician for diagnosis and treatment and any prescriptive service.
Expect only blood lab test results in approximately 1-2 days.
Reporting: Each state has laws that require physicians, laboratories, and others to report certain infectious diseases, such as most abnormal STD test results, to the local health department.
Please be advised, that our services are strictly self pay and are not eligible for submission as a claim to your health insurance provider. However, you can submit the receipt for reimbursement to many Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts for reimbursement.