skin test

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skin test

[′skin ‚test]
(immunology)
A procedure for evaluating immunity status involving the introduction of a reagent into or under the skin.
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The type of test utilized for diagnosis plays a role in this difference, as the SPT or even the intradermal test with a single dilution will not be able to diagnose all the allergens to which the patient is reactive.
Common allergens of atopic dermatitis in dogs: comparative findings based on intradermal tests.
Results of intradermal tests, done in eight patients, were positive in three and negative in five.
An intradermal test administers the allergen into the deeper dermal layer of the skin -- rather than the surface layer.
Reproducibility and relationship between skin sensitivity estimated by end-point titration and histamine equivalent reaction using skin prick test and intradermal test.
His ESR was 42mm after one hour and Mantoux Intradermal test was strongly positive (25 mm).
Oyku ve klinik bulgular esliginde oncelikle OPD dusunulerek, taniya yonelik olarak, progesteron ile intradermal test planlandi.
The testing was done with skin prick tests using penicillin ma jot determinant and two minor determinants, penicillin G and penicillin A, and negative skin prick tests were followed with an intradermal test.
The Mantoux test is known as the tuberculin intradermal test, and it implies intradermal administration.
Serial dilution quantitative intradermal testing, also referred to as skin endpoint titration (SET), is a modified intradermal test that uses specific antigen dilutions to establish the minimum amount of antigen required to produce a positive skin test, also referred to as the endpoint.