DFA-TP test(redirected from direct fluorescent antibody- Treponema pallidum test)
direct fluorescent antibody–Treponema pallidum test
a treponemal antibody test for syphilis using direct immunofluorescence to detect antibodies against Treponema pallidum in the serum. Called also DFA-TP test.
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