The Food and Drug Administration mandates certain screening tests for blood--including tests for Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg), Hepatitis B core antibody (anti-HBc), Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) antibody (anti-HCV), Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) types 1 and 2 (anti-HIV-1 and anti-HIV-2), Human T-Lymphotropic Virus (HTLV) types I and II (anti-HTLV-I and anti-HTLV-II), serologic test for syphilis, Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing (NAT) for HIV-1 and HCV, and NAT for West Nile Virus.
What does STS stand for?
STS stands for Serologic Test for Syphilis
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- Security Technical Specialist (US State Department)
- Security Termination Statement
- Security Token Service
- Select Timing Service
- Selling to Seniors (newsletter)
- Sensor to Service
- Sensor to Shooter
- Sentence To Serve
- Sequence Tagged Site
- Sequential Thinning Strategy (forestry)
- Server Translation Scheme (VSS)
- Service des Tâches Spéciales (French: Service of Special Tasks)
- Service Technicians Society
- Service to Self
- Service to Servants (various locations)
- Serviciul de Telecomunicatii Speciale (Special Telephony Service; Romanian Secret Service)
- Servo-actuator Test Station
- Severe Tropical Storm
- Severn Trent System
- Seville Touring Sedan (Cadillac)
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Intravenous immunoglobulin, commonly used in the treatment of numerous dermatologic diseases, has the potential to impart a false-positive serologic test for syphilis that may persist for years, Dr.