antiglobulin test

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an·ti·glob·u·lin test

n. prueba de la antiglobulina.
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Evans syndrome is an uncommon condition characterised by Immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) and Autoimmune haemolytic anaemia (AIHA) that can coexist or one follows the other, and it is diagnosed with a positive Direct antiglobulin test (DAT).
The trial has also enrolled 11 patients with wAIHA, 8 of which were Direct Antiglobulin Test C3+; 5 of the C3+ wAIHA patients have been on APL-2 for at least 168 days.
All 'D' negative samples by tube method were confirmed for weak D by an indirect antiglobulin test and subsequently by column agglutination technology.
The direct antiglobulin test (DAT) is positive in acquired immunemediated spherocytosis, unlike a negative result seen in hereditary spherocytosis.
The direct antiglobulin test result is negative in many cases, and new alloantibodies may or may not be present.
Direct antiglobulin test (DAT) was also performed for each sample.
Hemolytic anemia and positive antiglobulin test has been described during Rifampicin treatment [5].
Initial investigations showed positive direct antiglobulin test (DAT) indicating autoimmune haemolytic anaemia with haemoglobin (Hb) of 50g/L.
In a study, infants were recognized to be at risk of developing hemolytic disease secondary to ABO incompatibility, when they had a positive direct antiglobulin test. The study further established that BO incompatibility (21.5%) was more common than AO (14.8%) and more in black (18.8%) vs.