serodiagnosis


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serodiagnosis

 [se″ro-di″ag-no´sis]
diagnosis using serologic tests. adj., adj serodiagnos´tic.

se·ro·di·ag·no·sis

(sē'rō-dī'ag-nō'sis),
Diagnosis by means of serologic reactions using blood serum or other serous fluids in the body.

serodiagnosis

/se·ro·di·ag·no·sis/ (-di″ag-no´sis) diagnosis of disease based on serologic tests.serodiagnos´tic

serodiagnosis

(sîr′ō-dī′əg-nō′sĭs)
n. pl. serodiagno·ses (-sēz)

se′ro·di′ag·nos′tic (-nŏs′tĭk) adj.

serodiagnosis

[-dī′əgnō′sis]
Etymology: L, serum, whey; Gk, dia, through, gnosis, knowledge
the use of serological tests in the diagnosis of disease.

se·ro·di·ag·no·sis

(sēr'ō-dī'ăg-nō'sis)
Diagnosis by detection of an antibody or antigen in blood or tissue.

serodiagnosis

Diagnosis based on the findings of an examination of the blood serum of a patient, especially for ANTIBODIES.

se·ro·di·ag·no·sis

(sēr'ō-dī'ăg-nō'sis)
Diagnosis by means of serologic reactions using blood serum or other serous body fluids.

serodiagnosis

diagnosis of disease based on serum reactions.
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The accuracy of serodiagnosis has been estimated at 75 95% (10) but may be complicated by cross-reactivity with other parasites.
Evidence for interference by immune complexes in the serodiagnosis of cryptococcosis.
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