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LP14404-5   Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B
Neisseria meningitidis is a species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria. It is a commensal and pathogen only of humans, and can be carried asymptomatically in the nasopharynx. When found in cerebrospinal fluid it is the causative agent of cerebrospinal meningitis (meningitis, meningococcal). It can also be found in venereal discharges and blood. At least 13 serogroups have been described based on antigenic differences in the capsular polysaccharides; the ones causing most meningitis infections being A, B, C, Y, and W-135. Outbreaks caused by serogroup X meningococci have also been reported. Each serogroup can be further classified by serotype, serosubtype, and immunotype. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Fully-Specified Name

Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B Ag

Additional Names

Short Name
N men sg B Ag Ur Ql LA
Display Name
N. meningitidis B Ag LA Ql (U)
Consumer Name Alpha Get Info
Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B antigen, Urine

Basic Attributes

First Released
Version 1.0l
Last Updated
Version 2.64
Change Reason
The PrThr property is used for LOINC terms whose results are reported using an ordered categorical scale, regardless of whether or not an internal threshold was used to make that determination. This change was approved by the Laboratory LOINC Committee in June 2016. Added 'serogroup' to the Component for clarification.
Order vs. Observation

Member of these Groups Get Info

LOINC Group Group Name
LG41618-6 Neisseria meningitidis
LG34184-8 Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B Ag|PrThr|Sys:ANYGU
LG35033-6 Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B Ag|PrThr|Urine

Language Variants Get Info

Tag Language Translation
de-DE German (Germany) Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B Ag:Nachweis oder Schwellenwert:Zeitpunkt:Urin:Ordinal:Latexagglutination
es-AR Spanish (Argentina) [antígeno de] Neisseria meningitidis B [Ag]:concentración arbitraria:punto en el tiempo:orina:ordinal:aglutinación de látex
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Neisseria meningitidis B Antígeno:PrThr:Punto temporal:Orina:Ord:Aglutinación de latex
es-MX Spanish (Mexico) Neisseria meningitidis serogrupo B Ag:Presencia o umbral:Punto temporal:Orina:Ordinal:Aglutinación de látex
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Neisseria meningitidis B antigeen:PrThr:Pt:U:Ord:LA
Synonyms: Järgarvuline Juhuslik Lateksaglutinatsioon Uriin
fr-CA French (Canada) Neisseria meningitidis sérogroup B, Ac , Ag:Présence-Seuil:Temps ponctuel:Urine:Ordinal:Agglutination au latex
fr-FR French (France) Neisseria meningitidis sérogroupe B Ag:Présence/Seuil:Ponctuel:Urine:Qualitatif:Agglutination latex
fr-BE French (Belgium) Neisseria meningitidis B Ag:PrThr:Temps ponctuel:Urine:Ordinal:Agglutination au latex
Synonyms: Antigène
it-IT Italian (Italy) Neisseria meningitidis B , Ag:PrThr:Pt:Urine:Ord:LA
Synonyms: Agglutinazione al lattice Microbiologia Presenza o Soglia Punto nel tempo (episodio)
ko-KR Korean (Korea, Republic Of) 수막염균 B 항원:임의농도:검사시점:뇨:순위척도:라텍스 응집
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) Neisseria meningitidis B Ag:aanwezigheid:moment:urine:ordinaal:latexagglutinatie
Synonyms: antigeen LA
pt-BR Portuguese (Brazil) Neisseria meningitidis B Ag:ACnc:Pt:Urina:Ord:Aglutinação em látex
Synonyms: ; N men B; Group B; Neisseria meningitidis type B; Neisseria meningitidis group B; Meningitis; Meningococcal meningitis; N menigitidis; N meningitidis; Meningo; Meningococcus; Arbitrary concentration; Point in time; Random; Ur; UR; Urn; UA; Ql; Ordinal; QL; Qualitative; Qual; Screen; Latex agglutination; Antigen; Antigens; Mening; Meningid; Microbiology
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Neisseria meningitidis B Аг:PrThr:ТчкВрм:Моча:Пор:ЛА
Synonyms: Латекс-агглютинация Порядковый Точка во времени;Момент
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Neisseria meningitidis B Ag:MevcEşik:Zmlı:İdrar:Srl:LA
Synonyms: Antijen Mevcut
zh-CN Chinese (China) 脑膜炎奈瑟菌 B 血清群 抗原:存在情况或阈值:时间点:尿液:序数型:胶乳凝集试验法
Synonyms: Ag B 型 B 型抗原 乳胶凝集试验;凝集试验.胶乳;凝集试验法.胶乳;胶乳凝集试验;胶乳颗粒凝集;胶乳颗粒凝集法;胶乳颗粒凝集试验;胶乳颗粒凝集试验法;颗粒凝集.胶乳;颗粒凝集法.胶乳;颗粒凝集试验.胶乳;颗粒凝集试验法.胶乳 依次型;分类顺序型;定性的;序数型(或称等级型);性质上的;有序型;有序性分类应答;有序性分类结果;秩次型;等级型;筛查;顺序型 存在情况;存在;存在与否;是否存在;阈值;界值;界限;阀值;临界值;存在情况(存在、存在与否、是否存在)或阈值(界值、界限、阀值、临界值) 尿;小便;下泉 微生物学;微生物学试验;微生物学试验(培养、DNA、抗原及抗体) 时刻;随机;随意;瞬间 流脑;流行性脑脊髓膜炎;脑膜炎双球菌;脑膜炎双球菌性脑膜炎;脑膜炎奈瑟氏双球菌;脑膜炎奈瑟氏球菌;脑膜炎奈瑟氏菌;脑膜炎球菌;脑膜炎球菌性脑膜炎 脑膜炎奈瑟菌 B 型 Ag 脑膜炎奈瑟菌 B 型抗原 脑膜炎奈瑟菌 B 群 Ag 脑膜炎奈瑟菌 B 群;脑膜炎奈瑟菌 B 型 脑膜炎奈瑟菌血清组;脑膜炎奈瑟菌血清型

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