Treponema pallidum (serological screening)

Which test do we use?

RPR and TPPA

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).

Frequence

TPPA: 2x / week

RPR: Daily

Reference values

negative

Delivery time of the result

On average:

TPPA: 3 days

RPR: 2 days

Accredited

yes
ISO 15189 – Belac 147-MED

RIZIV-code

RPR: 552716 / 552720
TPPA: 552731 / 552742

Loinc-code

TPPA: 22590-4

RPR: 31147-2

Laatste wijziging op: 01/01/2024