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Pandy's test

noun Pan·dy's test \ ˈpan-dēz- \

medical Definition of Pandy's test

:a test to determine the presence of protein in the cerebrospinal fluid in which a drop of cerebrospinal fluid is added to a special reagent and the formation of a cloudy precipitate indicates a positive test

Biographical Note for pandy's test

  • Pándy \ˈpän-dē\, Kálmán (1868–1945), Hungarian neurologist. Pándy introduced his test for protein in cerebrospinal fluid in 1910.

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