geoscience.net logo
+ Resolve Article
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter

+ Translate
+ Subscribe to Site Feed
GeoScience Most Shared ContentMost Shared Content

The 19S(IgM)-FTA-ABS test in the serodiagnosis of syphilis. Technique, sources of error and diagnostical information of results


, : The 19S(IgM)-FTA-ABS test in the serodiagnosis of syphilis. Technique, sources of error and diagnostical information of results. Immunitat und Infektion 10(1): 23-34

This study is based on the results of investigations with the 19S(IgM)-FTA-ABS in serum samples of more than 10,000 patients with treated or untreated syphilis. On the basis of the findings several experiences concerning the technique of the test as well as the possibilities of biological or technical errors are reported. Furthermore, the interpretation of test results is discussed. It is shown that in many cases a differentiation between sufficiently treated and those patients is possible who need specific treatment. Finally the indications for preparing the test are mentioned. It is concluded that at the present time the performance of the 19S(IgM)-FTA-ABS test should be restricted to specialized laboratories.

US$29.90

PMID: 7040208


Other references

Moore Joseph N.; Hulen Jeffrey B.; Lemieux Michele M.; Sternfeld Jeffrey N.; Walters Mark A., 1989: Petrographic and fluid inclusion evidence for past boiling, brecciation and associated hydrothermal alteration above the Northwest Geysers steam field, California. Transactions - Geothermal Resources Council 13: 467-472

Messedaglia, L., 1948: Osservazioni sulla nidificazione del Codirosso ad Arbizzano di Valpolicella (1931-1948). Rivista Italiana di Ornitologia, 18: 187-191

Morra, M.Ebraheem.; Elgebaly, A.; Elmaraezy, A.; Khalil, A.M.; Altibi, A.M.A.; Vu, T.Le-Huy.; Mostafa, M.Reda.; Huy, N.Tien.; Hirayama, K., 2016: Therapeutic efficacy and safety of Botulinum Toxin A Therapy in Trigeminal Neuralgia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Several different interventions have been examined to alleviate pain and reduce frequency of trigeminal neuralgia (TN) paroxysms. However, some patients continue to have persistent or recurrent painful attacks. Using a systematic review and meta-a...

Barrero A.F.; Sanchez J.F.; Altarejos J.; Perales A.; Torres R., 1991: Oxymercuriation demercuriation of the methyl esters of communic acids x ray molecular structure of methyl 8r 12r 8 12 epoxyisopimar 15 en 19 oate. The oxymercuriation-demercuriation (OM-DM) of methyl (E)-communate with mercury(II) acetate yielded mainly the hydration product of the 14,15-double bond. The isopimarane oxide methyl (8R,12R)-epoxyisopimar-15-en-19-oate, the endoperoxide methyl (...

Jolobe, O.M.P., 2012: HIV status should also be documented in patients with tuberculosis-associated symmetrical peripheral gangrene. Qjm 105(7): 717-717

Trehan A.; Mirzadegan T.; Liu R.S.H., 1990: The doubly hindered 7 11 di cis 7 9 11 tri cis 7 11 13 tri cis and all cis isomers of retinonitrile and retinal. Reaction of a modified C-5 phosphonate with 7-cis-C15-aldehyde provided the doubly hindered 7-cis, 11-cis-retinal and a smaller amount of the hitherto unknown 7-cis, 11-cis, 13-cis-retinal which readily rearranged to the 7,13-dicis isomer. Propert...

Chandra P.; Devi S., 1976: Thelypteris augescens new record a new record from india. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 73(1): 244-247

Nishikawa, M., 1964: Insufficiency Of Para-Pituitary Function. Naika. Internal Medicine 13: 238-241

Bae, S.-Hwan; Suh, H.-Joo, 2007: Antioxidant activities of five different mulberry cultivars in Korea. Five major mulberry [Pachungsipyung (M-1), Whazosipmunja (M-2), Suwonnosang (M-3), Jasan (M-4) and Mocksang (M-5)] cultivated in Korea were assessed for their polyphenolic composition using spectrophotometric methodology, and tested for antioxida...

Singh, S.B.; Sahai, R., 1979: Seasonal changes in the biomass of Eichhornia crassipes (Mart) Solms in Jalwania pond of Gorakhpur. Seasonal changes in the biomass of Eichhornia crassipes in a small perennial eutrophic pond 'Jalwania' at Gorakhpur are described. The percentage area covered by E. crassipes ranged from 22 in Oct. to 60 in June. The biomass during the p...