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Porges-Meier reaction

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An early flocculation test for syphilis.

French description: Formation d'un précipité dans un sérum par addition d'une solution de glycocholate de soude. Cette réaction, d'après Porges, ne se produirait que chez les syphilitiques.


    Described by O. Porges, in:
  • Berliner klinische Wochenschrift, 1908, 45: 731.

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