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How do you do a syphilis exam on a male?
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Dr. David Finke
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: RPR or FTA-ABS
Blood testing should be done in men or women to rule out syphilis.
The RPR if negative is reliable to rule it out. The fta-abs is used to confirm a positive rpr.

In brief: RPR or FTA-ABS
Blood testing should be done in men or women to rule out syphilis.
The RPR if negative is reliable to rule it out. The fta-abs is used to confirm a positive rpr.
Dr. David Finke
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