fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test

n.

A serologic test for syphilis using a suspension of Treponema pallidum as antigen.FTA-ABS test

Nearby words

  1. fluorescent antibody technique,
  2. fluorescent antinuclear antibody test,
  3. fluorescent lamp,
  4. fluorescent microscope,
  5. fluorescent screen,
  6. fluoric,
  7. fluoridate,
  8. fluoridation,
  9. fluoride,
  10. fluoride number


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