agglutination test

noun

Medical Definition of agglutination test

: any of several tests based on the ability of a specific serum to cause agglutination of a suitable system and used in the diagnosis of infections, the identification of microorganisms, and in blood typing — compare widal test

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“Agglutination test.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/agglutination%20test. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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