Test directory: RPR, Reflex to Titer

Ordering Code 695R
Test Name RPR, Reflex to Titer
Alias Rapid Plasma Reagin reflex to titer
Preferred Specimen Serum
Preferred Container SST (Gold)
Other Specimen/Container Plasma in EDTA, K2 (Lavender), Serum in Plain (Red)
Optimum Volume 2 mL
Transport Requirements Oahu: Refrigerated
Airline: Refrigerated
Note: If transport is >24 Hours, serum is the only
acceptable specimen.
Specimen Stability Ambient: Serum & Plasma = 24 Hours
Refrigerated: Serum = 5 Days, Plasma = 24 Hours
Frozen: Serum = 1 Month, Plasma = Not Stable
Rejection Criteria Grossly hemolyzed, Insufficient quantity, EDTA Plasma >24
Hours old, Grossly Lipemic, CSF received
Avail. Stat NO
Analytic Time Up to 2 Days
Methodology Coagglutination

Reference range(s)

Component Age Male Norm Male Critical Low Male Critical High Female Norm Female Critical High Female Critical Low Units Add'l info
RPR Titer ALL See report.