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97516-9Acanthamoeba sp Ab [Presence] in Specimen by ImmunofluorescenceActive

Part Description

LP14798-0   Acanthamoeba sp
Acanthamoeba species are ubiquitous soil and freshwater protozoa that have been associated with infections of the human brain, skin, lungs and eyes. Species of Acanthamoeba are distinguished mainly in the form of cysts, and include the following; those marked with an asterisk are known to cause infections. A. astronyxis*, A. castellanii*, A. comandoni, A. culbertsoni*, A. divionensis, A. griffini, A. hatchetti*, A. healyi, A. jacobsi, A. lenticulata, A. lugdunensis*, A. mauritaniensis, A. palestinensis*, A. pearcei, A. polyphaga*, A. pustulosa, A. quina*, A. rhysodes*, A. royreba, A. terricola (renamed A.castellanii Poussard), A. triangularis, and A. tubiashi. Diseases caused by Acanthamoeba include amoebic keratitis and encephalitis.The latter is caused by Acanthamoeba entering cuts and spreading to the central nervous system. 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, Acanthamoeba

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Acanthamoeba sp Ab
Property
PrThr
Time
Pt
System
XXX
Scale
Ord
Method
IF

Additional Names

Short Name
Acanthamoeba Ab Spec Ql IF
Display Name
Acanthamoeba sp Ab IF Ql (Specimen)
Consumer Name Alpha
Acanthamoeba sp antibody, Specimen

Example Answer List LL2009-0

Source: ARUP Laboratories

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Positive Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:10828004 Positive (qualifier value) LA6576-8
Negative Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:260385009 Negative (qualifier value) LA6577-6
Equivocal Copyright http://snomed.info/sct ID:42425007 Equivocal (qualifier value) LA11885-3

Basic Attributes

Class
MICRO
Type
Laboratory
First Released
Version 2.70
Last Updated
Version 2.70
Order vs. Observation
Both

Language Variants Get Info

zh-CNChinese (China)
棘阿米巴属 抗体:存在情况或阈值:时间点:XXX:序数型:免疫荧光法
nl-NLDutch (Netherlands)
Acanthamoeba sp. As:aanwezigheid:moment:XXX:ordinaal:immunofluorescentie
et-EEEstonian (Estonia)
Acanthamoeba sp antikehad:PrThr:Pt:XXX:Ord:IF
fr-BEFrench (Belgium)
Acanthamoeba sp Ac:PrThr:Temps ponctuel:XXX:Ordinal:Immunofluorescence
fr-CAFrench (Canada)
Acanthamœba sp , Ac:Présence-Seuil:Temps ponctuel:XXX:Ordinal:Immunofluorescence
it-ITItalian (Italy)
Acanthamoeba sp , Ab:PrThr:Pt:XXX:Ord:IF
ru-RURussian (Russian Federation)
Acanthamoeba sp Ат:PrThr:ТчкВрм:XXX:Пор:ИФ
es-ESSpanish (Spain)
Acanthamoeba sp Anticuerpos:PrThr:Punto temporal:XXX:Ord:Inmunofluorescencia (IF)
tr-TRTurkish (Turkey)
Acanthamoeba sp Ab:MevcEşik:Zmlı:XXX:Srl:IF

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