Specimen Type: Serum
Container: 1 Serum Separator Tube (SST)
Preferred Vol: 1.00 mL
Min Vol: 0.30 mL
Monday - Sunday
Screen for syphilis; useful in assessing adequacy of treatment. Biologic false-positives are common in a variety of other infections or rheumatic diseases, thus more specific T. pallidum tests are recommended for confirmation.