indirect Coombs test


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indirect Coombs test

[‚in·də′rekt ′kümz ‚test]
(immunology)
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4 Diagnosis is confirmed by detection of specific antibodies in CSF using ELISA, indirect coombs test or standard agglutination techniques.
Indirect Coombs test in the mother and anti-E antibody levels in the mother and baby were positive.
The indirect Coombs test was devised to seek the presence of incomplete antibodies in the patient's serum.
LDH)-1737 U/L, direct and indirect Coombs test positive, hemoglobin in urine--0.
1 mg/dL; serum haptoglobin level, <38 mg/dL (normal range, 60-160 mg/dL): results of direct and indirect Coombs test, negative.
The combination of anemia, reticulocytopenia, hydrops fetalis, and a positive indirect Coombs test suggested Kell isoimmunization.
The direct Coombs test is positive in autoimmune haemolytic anaemia, and the indirect Coombs test may or may not be positive.