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ELISA

[ə′līz·ə or ¦ē¦el¦ī¦es′ā]
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hepatica IgG ELISA test (test+) and infected positive cases other than fascioliasis (infected+)/ seronegative by F.
Conclusions: NS1 antigen ELISA test has a high sensitivity in the first week of dengue infection.
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the Anda TB IgG and IgM ELISA test using A60 antigen for the serodiagnosis of MTB in three different groups of patients.
To protect patient privacy, only certain clinic employees who also read the ELISA test results had access to the confidential information linking the code to the participant.
Another child had false-positive HIV ELISA test results at age 20 months on two separate samples, with insufficient specimen for confirmatory testing on the first sample, while on the repeat sample the confirmatory test was non-reactive.
3) Thenative PGL-1 ELISA test showed greater seropositivity when compared to the other tests, with a growing EI accompanying the spectrum of the disease and it also showed amplitude of EI that was able to better differentiate between the five clinical forms of leprosy, although the difference between the tests showed no statistical differences.
Since it is expected that the ELISA test become the definite cure evidence, sensitivity and specificity were analyzed, as well as the positive and negative predictive values of the criteria used in this study and the statistical significance was estimated in agreement between both criteria (ELISA and "cure") through Cohen's Kappa test.
The sensitivity and specificity of the ELISA test with the antigen 37383 was 60% and 80% respectively.
The Elisa Test is available only at the Aljumhuri Hospital, where cases are referred to from all other private or public hospitals and laboratories," Mansur said.
The new method is also more powerful than the currently used ELISA test, which can't recognize low levels of the bacterium.
cruzi ELISA Test System, detects antibodies to the Trypanosoma cruzi parasite and is the first such test approved by FDA.