Veripath Test Directory

Epic Test Name Syphilis Treatment Monitor
Synonyms Rapid Plasma Reagin, Syphilis RPR
Description Detection of reagin (Nontreponemal test)
Specimen Requirements 
Container Serum Separator or Plain Red Top Tubes
Specimen Type Serum
Preferred Collection Volume 1.0 mL
Minimum Collection Volume 0.5 mL
Collection Instructions
Specimen Handling
Rejection Criteria Gross hemolysis, Gross lipemia, Heat inactivated specimens, Microbial contamination, Leaking specimen, and Inadequate volume
Methodology Flocculation
Reference Range Non Reactive
CPT Code(s)
Department Chemistry
Contact Information Customer Service: 214-633-0400, Toll Free 877-887-8136
Turn Around Time1-2 Days
Performed Sunday – Saturday
Performed by Chemistry / Immunology
Notes Reactive results will automatically reflex to RPR titer
Updated/Reviewed 03/12/2018