acetic acid test

acetic acid test

An obsolete test for albumin in urine. Adding a few drops of acetic acid to urine that has been boiled causes a white precipitate if albumin is present.
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This study compared cytology, cervicography and the acetic acid test for cervical neoplasia.
Enhancing cervical cancer detection using nucleic acid hybridization and acetic acid tests.