FTA-ABS


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FTA-ABS

Abbreviation for fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption. See: fluorescent treponemal antibody-absorption test.

FTA-ABS

Fluorescent treponemal antibody-absorption, see there.

FTA-ABS

fluorescent treponemal antibody-absorption test for syphilis.
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Individuals with developing syphilis may manifest a positive FTA-ABS before the Venereal Disease Research Laboratory (VDRL) test becomes positive.
8%), the overall RPR and FTA-ABS seroprevalences were 24.
3%) of sera obtained from these patients were reactive in both the RPR and FTA-ABS tests, a further 236 (27.
Laboratory testing included FTA-ABS, basic serum metabolic panel with liver function tests, urinalysis, complete blood count with differential, and herpes simplex titers were normal.
Laboratory studies should include SMA-12 tests and measurements of fasting blood glucose, triglyceride level, FTA-ABS (for syphilis), complete blood count with differential, and thyroid function.