Antigen tests that detect proteins (antigens) from the
String test, which may be used if the stool analysis
is inconclusive. The string test collects a sample of the contents of the small
intestine so it can be examined for the presence of parasites. This test is
Fluid from the upper part of the small intestine (duodenal
fluid) may also be looked at under a microscope to look for the parasite or to
do an antigen test. A duodenal fluid sample is collected by
It is possible that the main title of the report Rubella is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.
When outbreaks of giardiasis occur in nursing
homes or day care centers, it may be appropriate to check those who may be
infected. People who are infected but don't have symptoms can pass the
infection to others.
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September 27, 2009
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