Coombs
Robin R.A., English veterinarian and immunologist, *1921. See Gell and C. reactions, under reaction, C. serum, C. test, direct C. test, indirect C. test.
Carey F., English physician, 1879–1932. See Carey C. murmur, C. murmur.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Coombs — can refer to: Coombs test, a test for the presence of antibodies or antigens Coombs reagent, the reagent used in the Coombs test Coombs method, a type of voting designed by the psychologist Clyde Coombs Coombs, British Columbia, a small community …   Wikipedia

  • Coombs — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Claire Louise Coombs (* 1974), belgische Prinzessin Ernest Arthur Coombs (1927–2001), kanadischer Kinder Entertainer Eswort Coombs (* 1972), vincentinischer Leichtathlet Frederick Coombs (1803–1874), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • COOMBS — Robert Royston Amos „Robin“ Coombs (* 9. Januar 1921 in London; † 25. Februar 2006 in Cambridge) war ein britischer Arzt und Immunologe. Er war Mitentdecker des Coombs Tests, der die Anwesenheit von Antigenen (Antiglobulinen) bei der Rh… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Coombs — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronymie Claire Coombs (1974 )est une princesse de Belgique. Ernie Coombs (1927 2001) est un acteur et scénariste canadien. Pat Coombs (1926 2002) est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Coombs — /kumz/ (say koohmz) noun H(erbert) C(ole) ( Nugget ), 1906–97, Australian economist; government economic adviser; chairman of the Reserve Bank 1959–68. Born and educated in WA, HC Coombs joined the Commonwealth Bank in 1930, transferring to the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Coombs — This interesting name is of medieval English origin and is a dialectal of the locational or topographical name Coombe, itself from any of the numerous places named with the Old English pre 7th Century cumb , denoting a short, straight valley.… …   Surnames reference

  • coombs — kuːm n. narrow valley …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coombs — combos …   Anagrams dictionary

  • Coombs test — Diagnostics MeSH D003298 Coombs test (also known as Coombs test, antiglobulin test or AGT) refers to two clinical blood tests used in immunohematology and immunology. The t …   Wikipedia

  • Coombs-Test —   [ kuːmz ; nach dem britischen Pathologen Robin C. Coombs, * 1921], Antiglobulintest, Antihumanglobulintest, Abkürzung AHG Test, wichtiges serologisches Verfahren zum Nachweis inkompletter (unvollständiger) Antikörper, die sich an menschlichen… …   Universal-Lexikon

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”