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A 31-year-old male asked:

Is an eia (combo o igg, igm) sufficient as a conformitory test after a weak positive rpr?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
I don't think so: Demand a definitive test -- a fluorescent treponemal antibody, absorbed (FTA-ABS) or particle agglutination.
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