Examples from the Web for wassermann
Imagine estimating philosophers by their chest expansions, their blood pressures, their Wassermann reactions!Damn!|Henry Louis Mencken
Stoll, in sixty-eight such cases, found a positive luetin syphilitic reaction, and a positive Wassermann in 17 per cent.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley
One, two or more Wassermann tests should be made to settle the question definitely.Woman|William J. Robinson
It is even possible to have the roof fall out of the mouth from gummatous changes and the Wassermann test yet be negative.The Third Great Plague|John H. Stokes
Wassermann's reaction usually yields a negative result in from three weeks to two months, but later may again become positive.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Word Origin and History for wassermann
test for syphillis, 1909, from German bacteriorologist August Paul Wassermann (1866-1925), who devised it in 1906.