• Biology, Medicine
  • Published in
    Journal of clinical…
    1976

Immune response to acute otitis media: association between middle ear fluid antibody and the clearing of clinical infection.

@article{Sloyer1976ImmuneRT,
  title={Immune response to acute otitis media: association between middle ear fluid antibody and the clearing of clinical infection.},
  author={John L. Sloyer and Virgil M. Howie and John H. Ploussard and G D Schiffman and Jr. Richard B. Johnston},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  year={1976},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={
          306-8
        }
}
Clearing of the middle ear fluid in patients with acute otitis media due to Streptococcus pneumoniae or Haemophilus influenzae was significantly associated with the presence and concentration of specific antibody in the middle ear fluid at the time of diagnosis.