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Wassermann test. by Charles Franklin Craig

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Published by Mosby in St. Louis .
Written in English


  • Syphilis -- Diagnosis -- Wassermann reaction

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LC ClassificationsRC201 .C85 1921
The Physical Object
Pagination279 p.
Number of Pages279
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6633085M
LC Control Number21004807

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The Wasserman test is used to diagnose the illness known as syphilis. The test is named after its developer, the German bacteriologist August Wasserman ( – ). The Wasserman test was devised in The Wasserman test is used to detect the presence of the bacterium that causes syphilis, the spirochete (spiral-shaped microorganism) Treponema pallidum. William Wasserman has 14 books on Goodreads with ratings. William Wasserman’s most popular book is Poacher Wars: A Pennsylvania Game Warden's Journal. 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. If antibodies were present, the test was positive. The C. V. MlIosby Company, St. Louis. Pp. Price, $ The medical profession will avail itself with pleasure of this publication which embodies the rich experience of the author with the Wassermann test. Part of the book is devoted to a description of the modification in use in the army.

  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. Wassermann Test. Immunologic diagnosis refers to the detection of an antibody or delayed-type hypersensitivity/interferon-gamma release assay response in the host to Leishmania antigens. From: Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Diseases (Tenth Edition), Download as PDF. 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.   The only reason to kill a book review section is if you don't know what happens to anybody fool enough to try it: Book lovers rise up and cancel their subscriptions until you bring it back.