Immunofluorescence in dermatology.

  title={Immunofluorescence in dermatology.},
  author={S. Chhabra and R. Minz and B. Saikia},
  journal={Indian journal of dermatology, venereology and leprology},
  volume={78 6},
  • S. Chhabra, R. Minz, B. Saikia
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Indian journal of dermatology, venereology and leprology
  • Direct immunofluorescence (DIF) and indirect immunofluorescence (IIF) tests on skin biopsy are being done mostly in academic teaching hospitals. These tests provide a useful diagnostic aid to dermatologists. Immunohistology and serology can, in conjunction with histology, provide considerable help in delineation and diagnosis of various skin disorders as well as systemic diseases with skin involvement, e.g. systemic lupus erythematosus. Immunofluorescence (IF) studies have now become an… CONTINUE READING
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