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Nitroblue Tetrazolium Summary

Description: Colorless to yellow dye that is reducible to blue or black formazan crystals by certain cells; formerly used to distinguish between nonbacterial and bacterial diseases, the latter causing neutrophils to reduce the dye; used to confirm diagnosis of chronic granulomatous disease.

Also Known As: Nitro-BT; Nitrotetrazolium Blue; Tetrazolium Nitroblue; Blue, Nitrotetrazolium; Nitroblue, Tetrazolium Show All >>

Networked: 487 relevant articles (14 outcomes, 38 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Nitroblue Tetrazolium is Relevant

  1. Ischemia : 2 outcomes 1 study in 6 results
  2. Pneumonia (Pneumonitis) : 2 outcomes in 9 results
  3. Chronic Granulomatous Disease : 1 outcome 5 studies in 38 results
  4. Leukemia : 1 outcome 2 studies in 32 results
  5. Pulmonary Tuberculosis : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results
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Drugs Related to Nitroblue Tetrazolium

  1. Collagen
  2. Superoxide Dismutase
  3. Thiobarbituric Acid Reactive Substances
  4. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  5. Oxidoreductases
  6. Zymosan
  7. NAD (NADH)
  8. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)
  9. Differentiation Antigens
  10. Vitamin K 3 (Menadione)
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Therapies Related to Nitroblue Tetrazolium

  1. Microspheres (Microsphere)
  2. Tourniquets
  3. Lasers (Laser)
  4. Gas Lasers
  5. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
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