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What does DIFL stand for?

DIFL stands for Direct Immunofluorescence (microscopy)

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Direct immunofluorescence of perilesional tissue may show linear or granular deposits of fibrin or fibrinogen (figure 2).
This simple invention has had a dramatic improvement on diagnostics, particularly in traditional assays like rapid antigen testing and direct immunofluorescence that cannot rely upon any amplification of sample and are totally reliant on the quantity and quality of the sample.
Tests available to detect flu viruses include rapid influenza diagnostic tests (RIDTs), direct immunofluorescence assays (DFAs), and real-time reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction tests (rRT-PCRs).
Direct immunofluorescence studies demonstrate a linear band of immunoglobulins (IgG) and complement (C3) along the basement membrane zone in 90% of affected patients.
Direct immunofluorescence assays (DFAs) are commonly used in the clinical virology laboratory for the rapid detection of a wide variety of viral pathogens.
Because of the infant's tachypnea, a nasopharyngeal aspirate (NPA) was obtained for human respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) antigen testing (Test Pack, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL) and direct immunofluorescence assays (Bartels, Carlsbad, CA) for adenoviruses and parainfluenza viruses 1-3.