Apr 6, 2014
283 Views
0 0

COOMB’S TEST

Written by

A sensitive test that detects ANTIBODIES to the body’s red cells (see ERYTHROCYTE). There are two methods: one – the direct method – identifies those antibodies that are bound to the cells; the other, indirect, method identifies those circulating unattached in the serum.

Article Categories:
Medical Dictionary

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *