immunodiagnosis


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im·mu·no·di·ag·no·sis

 (ĭm′yə-nō-dī′əg-nō′sĭs, ĭ-myo͞o′-)
n. pl. im·mu·no·di·ag·no·ses (-sēz)
Diagnosis of disease based on antigen-antibody reactions in the blood serum. Also called serodiagnosis.

im′mu·no·di′ag·nos′tic (-nŏs′tĭk) adj.

immunodiagnosis

(ˌɪmjʊnəʊˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs)
n
a diagnosis relating to immunology

se•ro•di•ag•no•sis

(ˌsɪər oʊˌdaɪ əgˈnoʊ sɪs)

n., pl. -ses (-sēz).
a diagnosis involving tests on blood serum or other serous fluid of the body. Also called immunodiagnosis.
[1895–1900]
se`ro•di`ag•nos′tic (-ˈnɒs tɪk) adj.
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This has led to an overestimation of the adjunct role of IHC, such that a diagnosis of MM has become almost entirely an immunodiagnosis rather than a diagnosis first based on the microscopic examination of a good-quality, conventional, hematoxylin-eosin-stained tissue specimen, supplemented by correlation of the microscopic picture with clinical and imaging data.
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Hence, the present study was undertaken to evaluate ES-31 antigen and affinity purified anti ES-31 antibody in immunodiagnosis of pulmonary and extrapulmonary tuberculosis (a mycobacterium infectious disease), with a comparative assessment.
Despite its highly conserved amino acid sequence, immunodominant species-specific T- and B-cell epitopes have been identified (10-12) and have been utilized for immunodiagnosis (13).
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