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The Wassermann test

by Charles Franklin Craig

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Published by Mosby in St. Louis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Syphilis -- Diagnosis -- Wassermann reaction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles F. Craig ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC201 .C85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination239 p.
    Number of Pages239
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24167091M
    LC Control Number18013464
    OCLC/WorldCa1401615

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    ‘More sensitive than the Wassermann test, the Kahn test could be completed in a matter of minutes.’ ‘A considerable volume of routine serologic work, notably Wassermann tests, was also accomplished.’ ‘He returned to San Antonio, where he performed the first Wassermann tests in the state.’. The test has been modified and improved in the century since, but the basic principles of the Wassermann reaction remain unchanged. Wassermann also researched cholera, tetanus, and cerebrospinal fever, and developed a test for tuberculosis and an antitoxin against :


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Noel R. Rose, in The Autoimmune Diseases (Sixth Edition), Autoimmunity and Autoimmune Disease. The Wassermann test mentioned above was devised by Wassermann et al. at the Robert Koch Institute in Berlin in the early s (Chapter 2, Autoimmunity: A History of the Early Struggle for Recognition).In its many modifications, it quickly became the standard serologic test to assist in.

Wassermann Test Immunologic diagnosis is an adjunct in most cases, with various antibody tests, cell-mediated assays, and the use of skin tests, where available, to elicit DTH.

From: Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases (Eighth Edition), Wassermann tests synonyms, Wassermann tests pronunciation, Wassermann tests translation, English dictionary definition of Wassermann tests.

A diagnostic test for syphilis involving the fixation or inactivation of complement by an antibody in a blood serum sample. or n med a diagnostic test.

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Principles of Exercise Testing and Interpretation: Including Cited by: Wassermann Test Background. The Wassermann Test, named after German physician and bacteriologist August von Wassermann, was developed in The exam involves testing patients’ blood samples for the syphilis bacterium antibody.

Syphilis, an STD, is treatable in early stages through doses of penicillin. Other articles where Wassermann test is discussed: preventive medicine: typhoid fever () and the Wassermann test for syphilis (). An understanding of the principles of immunity led to the development of active immunization to specific diseases.

Parallel advances in treatment opened other doors for prevention—in diphtheria by antitoxin and in syphilis by arsphenamine. Wassermann test: any of various tests detecting serum antibodies to reagin (cardiolipin and lecithin) derived from host tissues in the diagnosis of the Treponema pallidum infection of syphilis.

Wassermann Test The first effective test for syphilis was developed in by German physician and bacteriologist August von Wassermann (). Wassermann was influenced by Ehrlich's work. Wassermann's exam consisted of testing a patient's blood sample for the syphilis bacterium antibody.

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Additional Physical Format: Print version: Craig, Charles Franklin, Wassermann test. Louis: C.V. Mosby, (DLC) (OCoLC) Wassermann Test (medicine), a method of diagnosing syphilis by means of a serological reaction. Named after A. von Wassermann. The Wassermann test is based on the ability of blood serum of syphilitic patients to form a complex with the appropriate antigen that absorbs complement (a component of normal serum); erythrocytes of sheep’s blood serve as the.

This book is published because the author was urged to record his experience with the Wassermann test in the diagnosis and treatment of syphilis through many years. The writer's modification of the Wassermann method, which has been used very extensively and which seems to.

Wassermann test definition is - a test for the detection of syphilis using the Wassermann reaction —called also Wassermann. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page.

Wassermann test: 1 n a blood test to detect syphilis; a complement fixation test is used to detect antibodies to the syphilis organism treponema; a positive reaction indicates the presence of antibodies and therefore syphilis infection Synonyms: Wasserman reaction, Wassermann Type of: complement fixation test a blood test in which a sample of.

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