treponemal
adjective see treponema

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • treponemal — See treponema. * * * …   Universalium

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  • treponemal — trep·o·ne·mal …   English syllables

  • treponemal — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|nēməl adjective Etymology: New Latin Treponema + English al 1. : caused by treponemata 2. : acting on or affecting treponemata …   Useful english dictionary

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  • fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test — FTA ABS test; a highly specific treponemal antigen serologic test for syphilis; patient serum is absorbed with other treponemes to remove nonspecific antibodies, then reacted with a strain of Treponema pallidum fixed to a glass slide; specific… …   Medical dictionary

  • Fluorescent treponemal antibody — Le fluorescent treponemal antibody est un test utile et spécifique pour le diagnostic de la syphilis. Il consiste par la méthode d immunofluorescence indirecte à rechercher des immunoglobulines dirigées contre les tréponèmes, en utilisant comme… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Venereal Disease Research Laboratory test — The Venereal Disease Research Laboratory test or VDRL was developed by the former Venereal Disease Research Laboratory, now the Treponemal Pathogenesis and Immunology Branch, of the United States Public Health Service. The VDRL type test was… …   Wikipedia

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