This test is used to screen for bacteria called Treponema Pallidum and will confirm if you have the syphilis infection. Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease that starts as a painless sore on your genitals, rectum or mouth and spreads from direct contact during sexual intercourse. When left untreated, it can lead to serious damage throughout your body, can increase the risk of HIV infection and, for women, can cause problems during pregnancy.
Recommended for: Those experiencing symptoms associated with syphilis; Those who have come into sexual contact with a partner who has been diagnosed with syphilis; Those who have multiple partners and practice unsafe sex.
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