antigenemia


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antigenemia

 [an″tĭ-jĕ-ne´me-ah]
the presence of antigen, such as hepatitis B surface antigen, in the blood.

an·ti·ge·ne·mi·a

(an'ti-jĕ-nē'mē-ă),
Persistence of antigen in circulating blood; for example, HBs-antigenemia (presence of hepatitis B virus surface antigen in blood serum).
[antigen + G. haima, blood]

antigenemia

/an·ti·gen·emia/ (an″tĭ-jĕ-ne´me-ah) the presence of antigen (e.g., hepatitis B surface antigen) in the blood.antigene´mic

an·ti·ge·ne·mi·a

(an'ti-jĕ-nē'mē-ă)
Persistence of antigen in circulating blood, such as HBs-antigenemia (presence of hepatitis B virus surface antigen in serum).
Synonym(s): antigenaemia.
[antigen + G. haima, blood]

antigenemia

the presence of antigen in the blood.
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Systematic screening of cryptococcal antigenemia in HIV-positive adults in Uganda.
High-level sensitivity of quantitative pp65 Cytomegalovirus (CMV) antigenemia assay for diagnosis of CMV disease in AIDS patients and follow-up.
Comparison of quantitative cytomegalovirus (CMV) PCR in plasma and CMV antigenemia assay: clinical utility of the prototype AMPLICOR CMV MONITOR test in transplant recipients.
The antigen unit 100 was used as a cut-off value for identification of antigenemia as per the manufacturer's instruction.
They further declared (as a conditional recommendation, given the low quality of evidence) that routine screening of and treatment for cryptococcal antigenemia might be considered before ART initiation for ART-naive adults with a CD4 T-cell count <100 cells/[micro]L in areas with a high prevalence (approximately 3%) of cryptococcal antigenemia.
1998) (Langley and Hillyer 1989) in detected antigenemia as early as 2 weeks after infection in cows.
Okoh, "Seroprevalence of hepatitis B surface antigenemia and its effects on hematological parameters in pregnant women in Osogbo, Nigeria," Virology Journal, vol.
15 In a region with an approximate 8% prevalence of cryptococcal antigenemia, the LFA would cost $28.
Antigenemia for cytomegalovirus in renal transplantation: choosing a cutoff for the diagnosis criteria in cytomegalovirus disease.
Hay que tener en cuenta que el test de antigenemia para galactomanan puede dar resultados falsos positivos cuando la muestra se toma en pacientes que esten recibiendo piperacilina tazobactam, amoxicilina clavulanato, soluciones de hidratacion que contengan gluconato de sodio y nutricion con proteina de soya- tambien se ha encontrado reaccion cruzada con hongos como Penicillium spp.
Helicobacter pylori antigenemia in an asymptomatic population of Eastern Cape Province, South Africa: public health implications.
10) The presence of hepatitis B antigenemia (HBS-Ag) in approximately 30% of patients with polyarteritis nodosa, as well as immune complexes of HBS-Ag immunoglobulin and complement in blood vessel walls strongly suggest the role of immunologic phenomena.