antiglobulin test


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Related to antiglobulin test: Coombs test, Indirect Antiglobulin Test
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an·ti·glob·u·lin test

n. prueba de la antiglobulina.
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Interference with Serological Testing - Daratumumab binds to CD38 on red blood cells (RBCs) and results in a positive Indirect Antiglobulin Test (Coombs test).
Serological studies: The donor's red cells were tested with four FDA-licensed antisera using the immediate spin and saline indirect antiglobulin test in accordance with the manufacturers' specifications.
The jaundice was felt to be due to ABO hemolytic disease of the newborn (mother O negative, newborn B negative, direct antiglobulin test positive) and was treated successfully by a 36-h regimen of phototherapy.
The traditional method for the measurement of antenatal titrations is the indirect antiglobulin test (IAT) tube method, although this method has repeatedly demonstrated imprecision in its results (1, 2).
A day-12 blood specimen demonstrated a negative direct antiglobulin test (DAT) result.
AIHA was diagnosed, based on fulfillment of all of the following criteria: positive direct antiglobulin test (DAT), negative indirect antiglobulin test (IAT), clinical and laboratory evidence of hernolysis (Table 1), and exclusion of other causes of immune hemolytic anemia,
Serum samples were tested for reactivity with artesunate solution or urine metabolites by using the indirect antiglobulin test and a drug-dependent-antibody test with the gel card technique (17-19).
Uninfected erythrocytes bind increased amount of immunoglobulin and/or complement as detected in the direct antiglobulin test (DAT or Coomb's Test) (9,10).
1) Regardless of the mechanism of activity and the presence of a positive direct antiglobulin test (DAT), hemolytic anemias caused by drug therapies are rare.
If screening for antibodies had not been done before entry into the programme, a mixed erythrocyte-spermatozoa antiglobulin test (MAR test) was done as a screening procedure to exclude male immunological infertility.
Polyclonal IgG anti-D reagent served as the gold standard because with this reagent all the variants could be confirmed using indirect antiglobulin test.