a qualitative colorimetric test for the presence of carboxyhemoglobin in the blood.
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Katayama testAn obsolete qualitative test for the presence of carboxyhaemoglobin in the serum; carboxyhaemoglobin is measured by spectrophotometry and has characteristic absorption bands at 568–572 and 538–540 nm.
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Katayama,Kunika, Japanese physician, 1856-1931.
Katayama test - a qualitative colorimetric test for the presence of carboxyhemoglobin in the blood.
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