Consider the following pairs:

  1. ELISA test→ detects HIV antibodies in blood
  2. Mantoux test→ screening tool for tuberculosis (TB)
  3. FPG test→ to diagnose diabetes

Which of the above is/are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

All of the above
Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) test is used to detect presence of HIV antibodies in blood. Mantoux test is a screening tool for tuberculosis (TB). The FPG test is a blood test that determines the amount of glucose (sugar) in the blood.

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