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 ALL NON-REACTIVE NON-REACTIVE
RPR Titer ALL See report.