Moritz, Friedrich Heinrich Ludwig

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Friedrich Heinrich Ludwig, German physician, 1861-1938.
Moritz reaction - Synonym(s): Moritz test
Moritz test - determines the difference between a transudate and an exudate. Synonym(s): Morelli test; Moritz reaction; Rivalta reaction
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Laboratory analysis of the fluid revealed the following characteristics: specific gravity (1.017), total protein concentration (2.8 g/dL), Rivalta reaction (negative), and ratio of ascites to serum lactate dehydrogenase (0.5).