acetic acid test

acetic acid test

An obsolete test for albumin in urine. Adding a few drops of acetic acid to urine that has been boiled causes a white precipitate if albumin is present.
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Examination of the cervix with the naked eye using acetic acid test.Am J of Obstet and Gynecol 1982; 143: 139-42.
Screening for cervical neoplasia in a developing country utilising cytology, cervicography and the acetic acid test. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics.
Examination of the cervix with the naked eye using acetic acid test. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1982; 143:139-42.
Examination of the cervix with the naked eye using the acetic acid test. Am J Obstet Gynecol 1987; 143: 139-42.