Treponema pallidum (serological screening)

Which test do we use?

RPR, TPPA and TPA (chemoluminescence, Vitros Integrated System, OCD)

Sampling instructions

For 1 or 2 serological analyses: at least 1 ml serum
For 3 to 5 serological analyses: at least 2 ml serum

Storage conditions

The serum can be sent at room temperature, but the duration of transportation must be reduced as much as possible (avoid weekends or holidays).


Twice per week

Reference values


How soon can you expect results?

Depends on the total number of requested analyses. See ‘How frequently do we perform this analysis’.


ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED


RPR: 552716 / 552720
TPPA/TPA: 552731 / 552742

Laatste wijziging op: 23/01/2020