Reagents, Serology, Bacteria, Mycobacterium avium Complex, Antigen
Definition : Serology reagents used in tests intended to detect antigens that permit the identification of strains of Mycobacterium avium complex (Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium intracellulare, based on antigenic specificity), a group of slow-growing bacteria of the family Mycobacteriaceae. These bacteria may cause pulmonary diseases, lymphadenitis in children, and systemic illness in immunocompromised people (e.g., AIDS patients).
Entry Terms : "Mycobacterium avium Complex Detection/Identification Reagents" , "Mycobacteriosis Diagnostic Reagents" , "Lymphadenitis Diagnostic Reagents" , "Mycobacterium Reagents, Identification" , "Mycobacterium Species Detection/Identification Reagents"
UMDC code : 21818