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Year : 1978  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 103-105  

Indirect haemagglutination test in intestinal and extra-intestinal amoebiasis

Ajita P Mehta, Leena P Deodhar, PS Gujarathi 
 Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Seth G.S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital, Parel, Bombay-400 012., India

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Ajita P Mehta
Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Seth G.S. Medical College and K.E.M. Hospital, Parel, Bombay-400 012.
India

Indirect haemagglutination test has been evaluated in cases of amoebiasis. It gave positive percentages of 90, 91.8 and 68.1 in amoebic liver abscess, chronic amoebic dysentery and amoebic hepatitis respectively. The test was negative in acute amoebic dysentery group. Positivity of 4.3% was obtained in ap­perently healthy subjects. Details regarding above findings, are presented.


How to cite this article:
Mehta AP, Deodhar LP, Gujarathi P S. Indirect haemagglutination test in intestinal and extra-intestinal amoebiasis.J Postgrad Med 1978;24:103-105


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Mehta AP, Deodhar LP, Gujarathi P S. Indirect haemagglutination test in intestinal and extra-intestinal amoebiasis. J Postgrad Med [serial online] 1978 [cited 2020 Aug 11 ];24:103-105
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