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What does CF stand for?

CF stands for Complement Fixation (assay method for determination of infection in blood or serum)

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an initial complement fixation titer [greater than or equal to] 1:32, chest radiographic abnormalities with miliary distribution, lung involvement > 50%, or large pleural effusion), concurrent conditions associated with increased risk for severe or disseminated coccidioidomycosis (e.
On a serum specimen obtained about 10 days after onset of symptoms, a complement fixation test was positive at 1:8, and immunodiffusion for IgM and IgG were both negative (Mayo Medical Laboratories, Rochester, MN).
[5] Serologic tests, including complement fixation assay, enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay, and immunoblotting assay, are available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and may be of benefit in the clinical evaluation.