Ito-Reenstierna test

Ito-Reenstierna test

An obsolete clinical test for chancroid, which consisted of intradermal injection of killed Haemophilus ducryei; definitive diagnosis requires culture from lesions.

Ito,

Hayozo, Japanese physician, 1865–.
Ito-Reenstierna test - Synonym(s): Ducrey test

Reenstierna,

John, Swedish dermatologist, 1882–.
Ito-Reenstierna test - Synonym(s): Ducrey test