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se·ro·log·ic

(sē'rō-loj'ik),
Relating to serology.

serologic

[-loj′ik]
Etymology: L, serum, whey; Gk, logos, science
pertaining to the branch of medicine concerned with the study of blood sera.

se·ro·log·ic

, serological (sēr'ŏ-loj'ik, -ăl)
Relating to serology.

serology

(sē-rol′ŏ-jē) [″ + Gr. logos, word, reason]
The scientific study of fluid components of the blood, esp. antigens and antibodies.
serologicserological (sēr-ŏ-loj′ĭk) (sēr-ŏ-loj′ĭ-kăl), adjective
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Most HSV-2 infections are subclinical, and current guidelines do not advocate routine serologic testing for HSV-2.
Several statistical methods, including univariate ([chi square] or Fisher exact test) and multivariate techniques, simultaneously considered several explanatory variables and serologic values.
In a prospective study, the researchers performed serologic testing on 3,192 partners to determine the effect of serologic dissimilarity on the rate of herpes acquisition during pregnancy.
OUTCOMES MEASURED * The primary outcomes were the sensitivity and specificity of the whole-blood and quantitative serologic antibody tests.
Q fever serologic analysis was conducted by using an in-house ELISA for serum samples from 69 workers obtained annually during 2007-2009.
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Serologic testing was done on recruits who volunteered for venipuncture.
Serologic and demographic data were available for 33 (94%) of 35 EL and 92 (91%) of 101 LL cases reported in 1991.
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The aim of the study was to identify children who are at risk for celiac disease on the basis of their human leukocyte antigen type, and then to follow them prospectively with serial serologic tests in order to make an early diagnosis and assess the frequency of CD in this population.
The serologic tests for syphilis were positive; the VDRL test was positive at 1:512, and the hemagglutination test was positive at 1:20,480.