Rapid diagnostic test for ocular adenovirus.

@article{Wiley1988RapidDT,
  title={Rapid diagnostic test for ocular adenovirus.},
  author={Lara A Wiley and Diane Springer and Regis Paul Kowalski and Robert C Arffa and M I Roat and Richard A. Thoft and Yitzchak J. Gordon},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={1988},
  volume={95 4},
  pages={431-3}
}
A new, direct, enzyme immunoassay test (Adenoclone, Cambridge BioScience, Hopkinton, MA) was evaluated for the rapid diagnosis of ocular adenovirus infections. In 36 culture-proven cases of adenovirus ocular infection, direct Adenoclone testing of conjunctival swabs was positive in 24 of 31 patients (77%) tested within 1 week of onset of symptoms, and in… CONTINUE READING