Wassermann, August P. von

(redirected from August P. von Wassermann)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Wassermann,

August P. von, German bacteriologist, 1866-1925.
provocative Wassermann test - an obsolete test of historical interest only.
Wassermann antibody - evoked during syphilitic infection.
Wassermann reaction - Synonym(s): Wassermann test
Wassermann test - a complement-fixation test used in the diagnosis of syphilis. Synonym(s): Wassermann reaction