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*  List of MeSH codes (H01)
... parasitic sensitivity tests MeSH H01.158.273.738 --- photobiology MeSH H01.158.273.789 --- radiobiology MeSH H01.158.273.943 ... predictive value of tests MeSH H01.548.832.672.617 --- proportional hazards models MeSH H01.548.832.672.734 --- risk MeSH ... hardness tests MeSH H01.671.368 --- health physics MeSH H01.671.469 --- lubrication MeSH H01.671.493 --- magnetics MeSH H01.671 ... animal testing alternatives MeSH H01.770.644.145.250 --- embryo research MeSH H01.770.644.145.250.750 --- research embryo ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E05)
... microbial sensitivity tests MeSH E05.337.550.400.800 --- serum bactericidal test MeSH E05.337.550.600 --- parasitic sensitivity ... limulus test MeSH E05.200.875.220 --- colony count, microbial MeSH E05.200.875.595 --- microbial sensitivity tests MeSH E05.200 ... sensitivity and specificity MeSH E05.318.780.800.650 --- predictive value of tests MeSH E05.318.780.800.750 --- roc curve MeSH ... neutralization tests MeSH E05.196.922.750 --- potentiometry MeSH E05.196.922.875 --- skin test end-point titration MeSH E05.196 ...
*  List of MeSH codes (G01)
... parasitic sensitivity tests MeSH G01.273.738 --- photobiology MeSH G01.273.789 --- radiobiology MeSH G01.273.866 --- ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Infectious Diseases: Parasitic: Malaria: Research
Its aim is to provide researchers with all information and software required for drug sensitivity testing. ... A website dedicated to drug resistance in malaria and to drug sensitivity assays. ...
*  Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis
A review: Determining the sensitivity and specificity of western blot tests for diagnosis of Equine protozoal myeloencephalitis ... Immunomodulation effects of various anti-parasitics:a review. 2006, Parasitol, Vol. 132, pp. 301-13 Lindsay, David A. David ... 80% of horses with EPM have positive antibody tests. A negative antibody test in the presence of EPM results if testing is done ... Serum antibody testing is available that measures levels of these antibodies in the blood of horses, which is helpful in ...
*  Pain in invertebrates
Snails administered with morphine for four days did not differ from the control ones in tests on pain sensitivity and analgesia ... Morphine increases the latency of this defensive response in the parasitic Ascaris suum. In a study on the effects of opiates ... It has been found that molluscs and insects have opioid binding sites or opioid general sensitivity. Certainly there are many ... Injection of morphine reduced the crabs' sensitivity to the shock in a dose-dependent manner, with the effect declining with ...
*  Toxocariasis
PCR, ELISA, and serological testing are more commonly used to diagnose Toxocara infection. Serological tests are dependent on ... Parasitic loads as high as 300 larvae in a single gram of liver have been noted in humans. The "excretory-secretory antigens of ... ELISAs are much more reliable and currently have a 78% sensitivity and a 90% specificity. A 2007 study announced an ELISA ... Werner described a parasitic nematode in dogs in 1782 which he named Ascaris canis. Johnston determined that what Werner had ...
*  Taeniasis
Even though it gives 100% sensitivity, it has not been tested with human sera for cross-reactivity, and it may show a high ... Taeniasis is a parasitic disease due to infection with tapeworms belonging to the genus Taenia. The two most important human ... Oral anti-parasitic drugs such as praziquantel are the treatment of choice. Treatment with praziquantel has been approved by ... To date the most relevant test for T. asiatica is by enzyme-linked immunoelectrotransfer blot (EITB). EITB can effectively ...
*  Myelitis
Parasitic myelitis Parasitic species infect human hosts through larvae that penetrate the skin. Then they enter the lymphatic ... Complementary blood tests are also of value in establishing a firm diagnosis. Rarely, a biopsy of a mass lesion may become ... Adding gadolinium further increases diagnostic sensitivity. A brain MRI may be needed to identify the extent of central nervous ... and grass pollen to skin and nasal tests and history. Clin. Allergy, 1: 37-55 Yoon, J. H., Joo, I. S., Li, W. Y., & Sohn, S. Y ...
*  Dientamoeba fragilis
... a sample might be obtained each day to help increase the sensitivity. Patients can also be tested for E. vermicularis since the ... Unlike majority of parasitic infections, D. fragilis is more prevalent in well-developed countries as opposed to disadvantaged ... If the patient is a child, a temporary treatment would be offered to test if symptoms can be alleviated, otherwise, another ...
*  Irritable bowel syndrome
... tests attempting to predict food sensitivity in IBS have proven disappointing. A small study reported that an IgG antibody test ... Ruling out parasitic infections, lactose intolerance, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, and celiac disease is recommended ... Blood tests: Full blood examination, liver function tests, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and serological testing for coeliac ... SeHCAT tests suggest around 30% of D-IBS patients have this condition, and most respond to bile acid sequestrants. Chronic use ...
*  Single event upset
The sensitivity of a device to SEU can be empirically estimated by placing a test device in a particle stream at a cyclotron or ... However, under proper circumstances (of both circuit design, process design, and particle properties) a "parasitic" thyristor ... Soft-error testing resources to support the JEDEC JESD89A test protocol. J. F. Ziegler and W. A. Lanford, "Effect of Cosmic ... When testing microprocessors for SEU, the software used to exercise the device must also be evaluated to determine which ...
*  Colitis
... stool culture and sensitivity, stool ova and parasites et cetera). Additional tests may include medical imaging (e.g. abdominal ... Parasitic infections, like those caused by Entamoeba histolytica, can also cause colitis. Indeterminate colitis is the ... a physical examination and laboratory tests (CBC, electrolytes, ...
*  Radiation hardening
These curves show performance trends throughout the TID test process and are included in the radiation test report. Transient ... The sensitivity of the devices may increase together with increasing level of integration and decreasing size of individual ... Single-event latchup (SEL) can occur in any chip with a parasitic PNPN structure. A heavy ion or a high-energy proton passing ... Radiation-hardened products are typically tested to one or more resultant effects tests, including total ionizing dose (TID), ...
*  Malaria antigen detection tests
Nevertheless, the kinetic properties and sensitivities to inhibitors targeted to the cofactor binding site differ significantly ... The host produces antibodies against the parasitic enzyme indicating a low sequence identity. The histidine-rich protein II ( ... Malaria antigen detection tests are a group of commercially available rapid diagnostic tests of the rapid antigen test type ... The tests are simple and the procedure can be performed on the spot in field conditions. These tests use finger-stick or venous ...
*  Test probe
Parasitic capacitance at the probe tip is very low so, for very high-frequency signals, the Z0 probe can offer lower loading ... and can be used when working with very small signals that would be below the scope's sensitivity limit if attenuated by ×10. ... A test probe is a physical device used to connect electronic test equipment to a device under test (DUT). Test probes range ... Specific types include test prods, oscilloscope probes and current probes. A test probe is often supplied as a test lead, which ...
*  Fasciolosis
Most immunodiagnostic tests will detect infection and have a sensitivity above 90% during all stages of the diseases. In ... Fasciolosis (also known as fascioliasis, fasciolasis, distomatosis and liver rot) is a parasitic worm infection caused by the ... Most immunodiagnostic tests detect infection with very high sensitivity, and as concentration drops after treatment, it is a ... These immunological tests are based on detection of species-specific antibodies from sera. The antigenic preparations used have ...
*  Schistosoma haematobium
... commercial blood tests included ELISA and an Indirect immunofluorescence test, but these have low sensitivity ranging from 21% ... It is the major agent of schistosomiasis, the most prevalent parasitic infection in humans. It is the only blood fluke that ... Khurana S, Dubey ML, Malla N (April 2005). "Association of parasitic infections and cancers". Indian J Med Microbiol. 23 (2): ... doi:10.1016/0035-9203(84)90283-9. Kinkel HF, Dittrich S, Bäumer B, Weitzel T (2012). "Evaluation of eight serological tests for ...
*  University of the Philippines Los Baños College of Veterinary Medicine
... antibiotic sensitivity test and the like; (3) Experimental Animal Farm attends to the resident animals - sheep, cattle, horses ... Parasite Collection and Reference Center Built in July 1995, the Center houses the College's collection of parasitic helminthes ...
*  Blastocystosis
... neutral red supravital staining and its application to in vitro drug sensitivity testing". Parasitol. Res. 86 (7): 573-81. doi: ... March 2015). "Activity of medicinal plants from Ghana against the parasitic gut protist Blastocystis". J Ethnopharmacol. 174: ... so a special test does not have to be ordered. Direct Microscopy is inexpensive, as the same test can identify a variety of ... Fecal antibody testing: A 2003 study at Ain Shams University in Egypt indicated that patients symptomatically infected could be ...
*  Iron deficiency
... although the sensitivity of the test may mean that in some cases it will be negative even with enteral blood loss. As always, ... parasitic infection Though genetic defects causing iron deficiency have been studied in rodents, there are no known genetic ... Recommendations to Prevent and Control Iron Deficiency in the United States Iron Tests at Lab Tests Online Textbook on iron ... It is possible that the fecal occult blood test might be positive, if iron deficiency is the result of gastrointestinal ...
*  Sugarcane grassy shoot disease
This highlights the importance of employing tests, such as the molecular tests, to verify associations between phytoplasma and ... Sugarcane grassy shoot disease (SCGS), caused by small, parasitic bacteria, contributes to losses of 5% to 20% in the main crop ... Phytoplasma-infected plants growing in vitro show sensitivity to tetracycline. Phytoplasma-infected sugarcane can be recognized ...
*  Loa loa filariasis
Whereas a previously described LISXP-1 ELISA test had a poor sensitivity (55%), the QLIPS test is both practical, as it ... post-Ivermectin treatment SAE is needed to develop drugs that are appropriate for individuals suffering from multiple parasitic ... No report on the distribution status of LIPS or QLIPS testing is available, but these tests would help to limit complications ... and a positive serologic test does not necessarily distinguish between infections-up and coming serologic tests that are highly ...
*  Ehrlichia ewingii
The name was proposed to be Ehrlichia ewingii, named after S.A. Ewing who initially identified the parasitic organism. This ... It has recently been associated with human infection, and currently has no serological test. The name Ehrlichia ewingii was ... sensitivity to mechanical stress, changes in osmolarity, and thawing. All Ehrlichia sp. are gram-negative and spherical with a ... however further Ehrlichia ewingii research could allow better diagnostic tests to identify ehrlichial infections before they ...
*  Schistosomiasis
Test sensitivity and specificity vary widely among the many tests reported for the serologic diagnosis of schistosomiasis and ... Among human parasitic diseases, schistosomiasis ranks second behind malaria in terms of socio-economic and public health ... Because test sensitivity with the FAST-ELISA is reduced for species other than S. mansoni, immunoblots of the species ... At CDC, a combination of tests with purified adult worm antigens is used for antibody detection. All serum specimens are tested ...
*  Refugee health
A follow-up chest x-ray is required if the tuberculin skin test is positive, or if the refugee was identified as having TB ( ... If a physician is capable of administering care with sensitivity to these beliefs, she will find that the quality of care if ... In many states, the domestic health screening exam recommends that all refugees be screened for parasitic infections whether or ... Upon arriving in the US, the CDC recommends that all refugees be screened for tuberculosis using a tuberculin skin test. ...