TABLE 3.

Sensitivities and specificities of tests, as detected in the retrospective study

Test% Sensitivity% Specificity
LIAISON Treponema Screen99.299.9
Syphilis screening recombinant EIA95.499.9
TPHA94.799.9
WB10099.9
RPRa96.397.1
  • a RPR sensitivity was calculated considering only the results obtained by testing the 54 sera of untreated syphilis patients.