Montenegro test

leish·man·in test

a delayed hypersensitivity test for cutaneous leishmaniasis; a positive test when granulomatous induration exceeds 5 minutes after 2-3 days at the intradermal injection site of a suspension of leishmanias in phenol.
Synonym(s): Montenegro test
[leishmania + suffix -in, component, derivative]
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The leishmanin skin test (LST) (Montenegro test), an intradermal injection of a suspension of killed promastigotes, measures delayed hypersensitivity reactions and appears to be the only screening test capable of detecting asymptomatic leishmania infections.
The Italian oversaw his first competitive victory, beating Georgia at the weekend and took positives from the performance ahead of Wednesday's Montenegro test.
The international boss read the riot act to the Rangers hitman after his constant barracking of the referee in last month's demoralising friendly defeat in Montenegro tested his patience to the limit.