TITLE

rapid antigen test

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1851
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "rapid antigen test" is presented. It refers to any laboratory test used to quickly identify the presence of a specific antigen in a body fluid sample. These tests are often used to assess whether disease-causing viruses or bacteria are present in samples of body fluids.
ACCESSION #
21243487

 

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