Counterimmunelectrophoresis in Hemophilus Influenzae Type B Epiglottitis and Pericarditis

Abstract

Counterimmunelectrophoresis (CIE) was used to detect polyribophosphate (PRP), the capsular polysaccharide antigen of Hemophilus influenzae type b (H.flu.b), in sera of patients with H.flu.b epiglottitis and sera and pericardial fluids of patients with H.flu.b pericarditis.CIE was performed for 30 mins. at 30 milliamps using (NH4)2 SO4 precipitated rabbit… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-197404000-00533

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