agglutination test


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Noun1.agglutination test - a blood test used to identify unknown antigensagglutination test - a blood test used to identify unknown antigens; blood with the unknown antigen is mixed with a known antibody and whether or not agglutination occurs helps to identify the antigen; used in tissue matching and blood grouping and diagnosis of infections
heterophil test - a blood test to detect heterophil antibodies that agglutinate sheep red blood cells; positive result indicates infectious mononucleosis
Widal test, Widal's test - a test for detecting typhoid fever and other salmonella infections
blood test - a serologic analysis of a sample of blood
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Brucella agglutination test was negative at the time of presentation.
invasion in positive culture or a single standard tube agglutination test (STA) against Brucella spp.
Diagnosis is confirmed with specific treponemal testing, such as with a fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption assay or the T pallidum particle agglutination test.
For Serological screening methods, Rapid Serum Agglutination Test (RSA), Enzyme Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) and haemagglutination inhibition test (HI) are conducted and for antigen detection, culture techniques and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) are used (Kleven, 2008; Abdelwhab et al.
In the meantime, serological tests such as the standard tube agglutination test (STAT), Rose Bengal (RB) slide agglutination test, and ELISA have been the most common tests in the laboratory diagnosis of brucellosis.
A serological test using the microscopic agglutination test (MAT) was conducted in the Institute of Medical Research with a cut-off titre for seropositivity of [greater than or equal to]1: 100.
as well as Microscopic Agglutination Tests [MAT] to detect antibodies to Leptospira, while antibody titre was measured by the genus specific Microscopic Agglutination Test (MAT) at the Regional Leptospira reference centre at The Government KAP Viswanathan Medical College, Trichy.
Samples were collected by swabs from nasal discharge for Tuberculosis, milk for milk ring test, blood sera for Rose Bengal Antigen test and Serum agglutination test from sheep, goat, cow, buffalo of different breeds including the cross breeds.
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Serum samples (n = 100) from Magellanic penguins from 3 zoos and 2 rehabilitation centers (RCs) in Brazil were assayed for the presence of antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii by means of the modified agglutination test (MAT, cut-off [greater than or equal to] 20).