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In my day job, especially on Fridays, I get asked about the reliability and accuracy of diagnostic tests. Part of my work involves serology or immunoassay, the interpretation of results and giving advice to referring medical practitioners on how to interpret the results they have in front of them. 1,356 more words
Drew Fleischman, Katlin Burgos, Pedro Paulo V. P. Diniz, Rickie W. Kasten, Matthew J. Stuckey, Monica R. Durden, Bruno Chomel
School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA, College of Veterinary Medicine, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA, USA… 1,339 more words
Hepatitis viruses are a must know in medicine. Especially A, B and C.
Try read this Hep B serology: is this acute? chronic? resolved? or immunized? 70 more words
Pneumococcus, or scientifically speaking, Streptococcus pneumoniae, is a pathogen responsible for a number of illnesses, including pneumonia, ear infections, sinus infections, meningitis and bacteremia. Some of these illnesses can be life-threatening, and therefore, an early and accurate identification of the pathogen causing them is crucial. 511 more words