van den Bergh test

noun
variants: also van den Bergh's test \ ˈvan-​dən-​ˌbərgz-​ How to pronounce van den Bergh's test (audio) \

Medical Definition of van den Bergh test

: a test indicating presence of bilirubin in the blood when a diazotizing reagent added to blood serum turns it red (as in jaundice)

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“Van den Bergh test.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/van%20den%20Bergh%20test. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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