LOINC
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22861-9Bacillus anthracis Ab [Presence] in Serum by Immune diffusion (ID)Active

Part Descriptions

LP16672-5   Bacillus anthracis
Bacillus anthracis is a Gram-positive, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacterium of the genus Bacillus. A spore -forming bacterium, B. anthracis is a natural soil-dwelling organism, as well as the causative agent of anthrax.

Three forms of anthrax disease are recognized based on their form of inoculation.
- Cutaneous, the most common form (95%), causes a localized, inflammatory, black, necrotic lesion (eschar).
- Pulmonary, the highly fatal form, is characterized by sudden, massive chest edema followed by cardiovascular shock.
- Gastrointestinal, a rare but also fatal (causes death to 25%) type, results from ingestion of spores. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ for details. Source: Wikipedia, Bacillus anthracis (Wikipedia)

LP16672-5   Bacillus anthracis
A species of bacteria that causes ANTHRAX in humans and animals. Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Bacillus anthracis Ab
Property
PrThr
Time
Pt
System
Ser
Scale
Ord
Method
Immune diffusion

Additional Names

Short Name
B anthracis Ab Ser Ql ID
Display Name
B. anthracis Ab Immune diff Ql (S)
Consumer Name Alpha
Bacillus anthracis antibody, Blood

Basic Attributes

Class
MICRO
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 1.0n
Last Updated
Version 2.56
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.
Order vs. Observation
Both

Member of these Groups

LG41626-9 Bacillus anthracis

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
炭疽芽孢杆菌 抗体:存在情况或阈值:时间点:血清:序数型:免疫扩散法
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
Bacillus anthracis As:aanwezigheid:moment:serum:ordinaal:immunodiffusie
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Bacillus anthracis antikehad:PrThr:Pt:S:Ord:Immuundifusioon
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Bacillus anthracis Ac:PrThr:Temps ponctuel:Sérum:Ordinal:Immunodiffusion
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Bacillus anthracis , Ac:Présence-Seuil:Temps ponctuel:Sérum:Ordinal:Immunodiffusion
fr-FRFrench (France)
Bacillus anthracis Ac:Présence/Seuil:Ponctuel:Sérum:Qualitatif:Immunodiffusion
de-DEGerman (Germany)
Bacillus anthracis Ak:Nachweis oder Schwellenwert:Zeitpunkt:Serum:Ordinal:Immundiffusion
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Bacillus anthracis Ab:PrThr:Pt:Siero:Ord:Immuno diffusione
ko-KRKorean (Korea, Republic of)
탄저균 항체:임의농도:검사시점:혈청:순위척도:면역 확산
pt-BRPortuguese (Brazil)
Bacillus anthracis Ac:ACnc:Pt:Soro:Ord:Imunodifusão
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Bacillus anthracis Ат:PrThr:ТчкВрм:Сыв:Пор:Иммунодиффузия
es-ARSpanish (Argentina)
BACILLUS ANTHRACIS:concentración arbitraria:punto en el tiempo:suero:ordinal:difusión inmunitaria
es-MXSpanish (Mexico)
Bacillus anthracis Ab:Presencia o umbral:Punto temporal:Suero:Ordinal:Difusión inmunitaria (ID)
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Bacillus anthracis Anticuerpos:PrThr:Punto temporal:Suero:Ord:Inmunodifusión
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Bacillus anthracis Ab:MevcEşik:Zmlı:Ser:Srl:İmmün difüzyon

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