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Treponema Pallidum Heamagglutinition

650455
30% Coupon
4.2
NABL, ISO
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Overview
Interpreting Results

Overview of TPHA

What is TPHA?

The Treponema Pallidum Agglutination Assay is performed to screen for and diagnose an infection by the Treponema pallidum bacterium causing a sexually transmitted disease, Syphilis.

Why is TPHA done?

The test is performed when symptoms of syphilis appear, including a chancre on the throat or the genitals, or a skin rash typical of syphilis. The test is also performed in case there is a risk of contracting a sexually transmitted disease through unsafe sexual intercourse, in case of a previous positive diagnosis of AIDS, and as a part of routine tests during pregnancy.


Preparation for TPHA

  • No special preparation required

Sample Type for TPHA

The sample type collected for Treponema Pallidum Heamagglutinition is: Blood

Interpreting TPHA results

Interpretations

A positive result is indicated by the gelatin particles clumping together in the test dish, indicating presence of antibodies against the bacterium in the blood of the patient caused due to an infection.


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NABL

ISO

About General Diagnostics Pvt Ltd

General Diagnostics Pvt Ltd is a medical technology company and provider of high-end Preventive Screening and Diagnostic tests with a special focus on metabolomics. General Diagnostics Pvt Ltd is also a Technology Solution Provider to laboratories world-wide offering services based on high end chromatographic instruments. Since its inception about a decade ago, General Diagnostics Pvt Ltd has been continually evolving, transforming and thriving in this ever changing field through its innovations, operational efficiency, and creation of breakthrough solutions. General Diagnostics Pvt Ltd has to its credit the world's most comprehensive genetic metabolic screening test, in addition to several other preventive tests which help address health conditions like diabetes, weight problems, food intolerances, allergies and dysbiosis.

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