Try Our Apps


Gobble up these 8 terms for eating

weil-felix test

weil-felix test in Medicine

Weil-Felix test Weil-Fe·lix test (vīl'fā'lĭks)
A test to determine infection with a species of Rickettsia in which certain strains of Proteus vulgaris are agglutinated when combined with the serum of infected individuals. Also called Weil-Felix reaction.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for weil

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for weil-felix test