VDRL test

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VDRL test (vē'dē-är-ěl')
A flocculation test for syphilis, uses cardiolipin-lecithin-cholesterol antigen as developed by the former Venereal Disease Research Laboratory, now the Treponemal Pathogenesis and immunology Branch, of the United States Public Health Service.

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