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a. an analysis, esp a determination of the amount of metal in an ore or the amounts of impurities in a precious metal
b. (as modifier): an assay office
2. a substance undergoing an analysis
3. a written report on the results of an analysis
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Qualitative or quantitative determination of the components of a material, as an ore or a drug.
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We need to respect the preliminary screening tests (after the European guideline for the management of syphilis): TPHA, MHA-TP
or TPPA are the best single screening tests.
Both, the rapid plasma reagin test (RPR) and the microhemaglutination of the Treponema pallidum (MHA-TP
) test were reactive with a RPR of 1:32.
Specific treponemal serologic testing of either the fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test7 (FTA-ABS) or the microhemagglutination assay for antibodies to Treponema pallidum (MHA-TP
) must be carried out even if the nontreponemal serologic test (VDRL or RPR) is negative3.