Neurosyphilis tests
Neurosyphilis

Tests could include:

  • An FTA-ABS test checks for the presence of antibodies to the bacteria that cause syphilis. Learn what to expect during the test and what the results mean.
    Source:HLCMS
  • The venereal disease research laboratory (VDRL) test is designed to assess whether you have syphilis, a sexually transmitted infection (STI).
    Source:HLCMS
  • A cerebrospinal fluid smear is used to test the liquid surrounding your brain and spinal cord for infectious diseases.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analysis is a way of looking for conditions that affect your brain and spine. It's a series of lab tests performed on a sample of CSF.
    Source:HLCMS
  • The cerebrospinal fluid venereal diseases research laboratory test is also called CSF-VDRL. The CSF-VDRL test is used to diagnose neurosyphilis, a late-stage form of syphilis that has infected the spinal cord and brain. Neurosyphilis develops in p...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Find information on why an EEG is performed, what to expect during the test, and how to interpret your results.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A CT scan is a series of cross-sectional X-ray images of the body. Learn why a CT scan is performed and what to expect during a CT scan.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan is a noninvasive test that uses magnets and radio waves to create images of the inside of your body. It allows doctors to see details of your organs and tissues without having to make any incisions. Accordin...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Learn about the lumbar puncture procedure and its risks.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Cerebral angiography is a test to find blockages in the blood vessels of your head and neck. Learn about the procedure, risks, and more.
    Source:HLCMS
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