[Early detection and rapid identification of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae in acute pneumonias].

@article{Frolov1987EarlyDA,
  title={[Early detection and rapid identification of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae in acute pneumonias].},
  author={Anton Frolov and Svetlana L Rybalko and Amiram Shapiro and N V Ivanskaia and A G Vasina},
  journal={Zhurnal mikrobiologii, epidemiologii, i immunobiologii},
  year={1987},
  volume={6},
  pages={47-9}
}
The comparative study of the diagnostic value of the enzyme immunoassay (EIA), indirect immunofluorescence (IF) and countercurrent immunoelectrophoresis (CIE) was made. The serological identification of the isolated and reference pneumococci (19) and H. influenzae (38) strains revealed the possibility of using all three microanalytical methods for this purpose. The study of pneumococcal and H. influenzae antigens in native sputum obtained from 74 patients with acute pneumonia showed that EIA… CONTINUE READING