Serological investigations on Indian kala-azar.

@article{Ghose1980SerologicalIO,
  title={Serological investigations on Indian kala-azar.},
  author={Asoke Chandra Ghose and Joydeep Haldar and Suboth Chandra Pal and B. P. Mishra and Kanti Mishra},
  journal={Clinical and experimental immunology},
  year={1980},
  volume={40 2},
  pages={
          318-26
        }
}
Detailed serological investigations were carried out in forty-nine active kala-azar (KA) cases in North Bihar, India. Various classes of immunoglobulin (IgG, IgA, and IgM) and third component of complement (C3) levels were determined in these sera and results were compared with those obtained in normal controls. Antibody titres were determined by the indirect haemagglutination (IHA) method using soluble Leishmania antigen. Immunoglobulin G and M class-specific antibody titres were also… CONTINUE READING

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