This definition appears very rarely
and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
Samples in periodicals archive:
Contract awarded for Supply of Rapid Diagnostic Kits for Kala-Azar Bid Price at Opening: INR 14,940,000.
There has also been increased cases of the kala-azar disease.
Today, the name kala-azar is commonly used along with the scientific name visceral leishmaniasis for the severe form of the disease caused by L.
The total number of districts reporting kala-azar exceeds 109 (2).
Ozellikle aksamlari ve geceleri yukselen atesinin olmasi ve Kars ilinin Kagizman ilcesinde ikamet etmesi nedeniyle hastada kala-azar (visseral leishmaniasis) olabilecegi dusunulerek, yatisinin ikinci gununde kemik iligi aspirasyonu yapildi.
Subjects include the route of transmission for kala-azar (visceral leishmaniasis); an epidemic of euproctis similes dermatitis; Qapqal Disease; the relationship amongst leptospirosis, cerebral arteritis and moyamoya disease; endemic goiter, Kaschin-Beck Disease; a new rotovirus that caused adult epidemic diarrhea; a hepatitis E epidemic; severe acute respiratory syndrome and its prevention and treatment; the Chinese national twin registry; human-swine streptococcal bacteria; lymphatic filariasis; HIV/AIDS amongst plasma donors; angiostronyliasis cantonensis; intrauterine transmission of hepatitis B; blood pressure, body mass index and risks of end-stage renal disease; indoor air pollution and lung cancer; and the link between green tea drinking and stomach cancer.
In my MSF missions, I've been involved with vertical control programs for kala-azar and TB.
The AUW Biomedical Research Laboratory (ABRL), as the WHO and Federal Ministry of Health focal institution, has produced two batches of Direct Agglutination Test (DAT) Antigen used for diagnosis of Kala-azar in Sudan.