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Kline test

noun

Medical Definition of Kline test

  1. :  a rapid precipitation test for the diagnosis of syphilis

Biographical Note for kline test

Kline

,

Benjamin Schoenbrun

(born 1886), American pathologist. Kline specialized in experimental pathology and also studied spirochetal gangrene and lobar pneumonia. He developed the Kline test in 1926.


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