A diagnostic test for syphilis involving the fixation or inactivation of complement by an antibody in a blood serum sample.
a blood test to detect syphilis; a complement fixation test is used to detect antibodies to the syphilis organism treponema; a positive reaction indicates the presence of antibodies and therefore syphilis infection
German bacteriologist who developed a diagnostic test for syphilis (1866-1925)
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