immunologic test

immunologic test

Etymology: L, immunis + testum, crucible
a test based on the principles of antigen-antibody reactions.
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Cellular immunologic test showed marked reduction of CD4 to 9.
This leads to a fluid accumulation around the breast implant that contains lymphocytes that have been transformed into a lymphoma (CD30 positive, a type of immunologic test to diagnose lymphoma).
This diagnosis had recently been established based on his clinical picture and immunologic test results, and he had begun treatment.
General immunologic test results were within normal limits (immunoglobulin quantification, autoantibody testing) or consistent only with an acute viral infection (serum protein electrophoresis).
An immunologic test had previously located signs of treponemes on one bone from the bear.
Even when an immunologic test is appropriate for the etiologic agent, the sensitivity may only equal that of electron microscopy (20,21).
His immunologic tests including immunoglobulin levels and lymphocyte sub-groups were normal except increased levels of immunoglobulin.
Bloodworks Lab offers extensive immunologic tests which have been significantly used by obstetricians in managing patients with unexplained, repeated miscarriages and those with difficulty in conceiving.
Two kinds of immunologic tests are used for detecting Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection: TSTs * and interferon-y release assay (IGRA) blood tests (2).
Nor are any of the available immunologic tests, including the most widely used--tissue transglutaminase IgA (tTG IgA)--specific enough to replace intestinal biopsy as the sole method for reliably diagnosing celiac disease.
Nor are any of the available immunologic tests, including the most widely used -tissue transglutaminase IgA (tTG TgA) -specific enough to replace intestinal biopsy as the sole method for reliably diagnosing celiac disease.
Subsequent pleural-fluid and serum antinuclear-antibody (ANA) tests were performed, along with other immunologic tests that confirmed the diagnosis of SLE.