Table 5 showing findings on direct immunofluorescence
(DIF) in autoimmune vesicobullous diseases.
It characterized by tense fluid filled blisters and direct immunofluorescence
showing deposition of Linear IgA in the basement membrane and having remission on its own after 3-6 years in 30% - 60% of patients.
Comparison of a commercial qualitative real-time RT-PCR kit with direct immunofluorescence
assay (DFA) and cell culture for detection of influenza A and B in children.
Miller H, Milk R, Diaz-Mitoma F: Comparison of the VIDAS RSV assay and the Abbott Testpack RSV with direct immunofluorescence
for detection of respiratory syncytial virus in nasopharyngeal aspirates, J Clin Microbiol 1993; 31: 1336-8.
The sensitivity of these DNA amplification tests is approximately 20% greater than cell culture, direct immunofluorescence
and enzyme immunoassays.
3) The sine qua non of the disease, though, is demonstration through direct immunofluorescence
of complement deposition and IgG in a linear band along the basement membrane.
The methods currently used for influenza infection diagnosis include direct immunofluorescence
, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, viral culture, polymerase chain reaction, serologic testing, and epidemiologie diagnosis.
Fecal positive samples were examined for Cryptosporidium and Giardia cysts by direct immunofluorescence
staining technique, using a commercial kit (Meriflour-Meridian Diagnostics, Inc.
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Tissue samples that were obtained by biopsy were examined by routine histologic examinations, including hematoxylin and eosin staining and direct immunofluorescence
Ultimately, the best way to differentiate anything resembling DLE is through histology and direct immunofluorescence
Biopsy was also taken from a corresponding site on right arm and was reported as normal histology and negative direct immunofluorescence