Book Venereal Disease Research Laboratory (VDRL) Test in Kolkata.
Also known as VDRL
Avail of the VDRL test in Kolkata through the MFine app. You can book your VDRL test from reputed lab partners of MFine and get samples collected at your doorstep. Post your blood test sample collection. The test reports will be available for download in the next 48 hours. A VDRL test is usually recommended to identify sexually transmitted diseases like syphilis. view less
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Venereal Disease Research Laboratory Test by Bioline,Kolkata
Venereal Disease Research Laboratory Test by Lifecell (Covid Home Care), Kolkata
What is the process to book a VDRL Blood Test in Mumbai?
You can book a VDRL blood test in Delhi using the Mfine mobile app on your device or by visiting our website.
Log in to the app and select Delhi as your preferred location.
Select a lab partner, add an address and book a time slot for sample collection.
A certified lab technician assigned to you will collect the blood sample at the appointed time.
Your blood report will be updated on the mobile app within the next 24 - 48 hours.
Why book a VDRL test in Kolkata?
The VDRL test helps determine VDRL the presence of syphilis. Treponema pallidum is the organism that causes syphilis. If you have signs and symptoms of a sexually transmitted illness, your doctor may recommend this test (STI).
Usually, there is no preparation required for the VDRL test.
What happens to your sample?
Your blood sample would be analyzed by one of our certified lab technicians for any abnormalities. They'd then update your report on the Mfine app within 24- 48 hours after sample collection.
What type of infections can a VDRL blood test detect?
If your doctor suspects that you have syphilis, he or she will most likely order a VDRL test. Early symptoms that may prompt your doctor to order this test include:
one small, painless sore, swelling in lymph nodes near the sore, a skin rash that doesn’t itch.
Inform the doctor about any medication that you are currently taking.
The risks of a VRL test is minor. There could be minor issues such as bruising or bleeding following the blood draw. A serious problem, such as a vein infection or inflammation, is rare after a blood draw.
Can the VDRL test be done at home?
Yes, VDRL can be done at home like any other blood test.
Does the VDRL test cause any rash?
Once the test is complete, you may notice slight bruising in the punctured site.
What are the common side effects of the VDRL test?
VDRL test can cause minor side effects, such as headaches, bruising, and soreness near the injection site.
What can cause False-Positive of your VDRL test?
The below disease can cause a False-Positive:
pneumonia (certain types only)
systemic lupus erythematosus
IV drug use
Does the VDRL test completely diagnose Syphilis?
No, Syphilis needs a follow-up test after the VDRL test.
What is the follow-up test of the VDRL test called?
Follow up test of the VDRL test is a treponemal test.
I am pregnant so I need to test for syphilis?
It is advisable to be tested for a syphilis test if your doctor recommends it.
I have multiple sex partners do I need to get tested for syphilis?
Yes, If you have multiple sex partners you may be exposed to a high risk of syphilis, hence getting tested is the best thing to do.