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16.6: Results for Direct Serologic Testing

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    A. Serologic Typing of Shigella

    Make a drawing of your results.

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    B. Serologic Typing of Streptococci: Clearview® Strep A Exact II Dipstick

    Make a drawing of your results.

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    C. Serologic Testing to Diagnose Pregnancy: Alere® hCG Dipstick

    Make a drawing of a positive test for pregnancy.

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    D. The Direct Fluorescent Antibody Technique

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    E. Make a drawing and describe a positive direct fluorescent antibody test.

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    Example \(\PageIndex{1}\)

    Positive direct fluorescent antibody test for Neisseria gonorrhoeae

    Answer
    Photomicrograph of a positive direct fluorescent antibody test for <i>Neisseria gonorrhoeae</i> showing fluorescing diplococci.
    Figure \(\PageIndex{1}\): A Positive Direct Fluorescent Antibody Test for Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Note green-fluorescent diplococci. (By Content Providers(s): CDC/Public domain. Courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.)

    Contributors and Attributions

    • Dr. Gary Kaiser (COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF BALTIMORE COUNTY, CATONSVILLE CAMPUS)


    This page titled 16.6: Results for Direct Serologic Testing is shared under a not declared license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Gary Kaiser.

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