Formal Name of the Test:
STD Basic Screening Panel
This panel comprises the following three tests. Please click on the individual test for more details.
- Chlamydia and Gonorrhea
This test screens for gonorrhea and chlamydia, common STDs that can infect the genitals, rectum, and throat.
- Treponema pallidum Antibodies (FTA-ABS)
This test screens for syphilis, an infection that leads to sores, rashes, and lesions on your body.
- Herpes Simplex Virus 1 and 2 (IgG), Type-Specific Antibodies
HSV-1 primarily causes blisters or “cold sores” around the oral cavity and mouth, while HSV-2 usually causes lesions around the genital area; however, either one can affect the oral or genital area.
There is no need for any prior preparation.
Test Performed at:
Quest Diagnostics, Test Code 11363, 4112, 6447