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Kveim's antigen

Alternative eponyms

  • Kveim-Siltzbach antigen

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An extract of sarcoid tissue, usually spleen, liver or lymph node from patients with sarcoidosis (Boeck’s sarkoid). Used for Kveim’s test.

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An extract of sarcoid tissue, usually spleen, liver or lymph node from patients with sarcoidosis (Boeck’s sarkoid). Used for Kveim’s test.

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