diphtheria antitoxin n.
The antitoxin specific for the toxin produced by Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
Previous to April 1, 1905, there was no official standard for measuring the strength of diphtheria antitoxin.
As for diphtheria antitoxin, it is in the same class as the white of an egg.
We owe the invention of diphtheria antitoxin entirely to experiments on animals.
None of these vaccines is so powerful, or so certain in its effects, as the diphtheria antitoxin.
In reality a unit of diphtheria antitoxin in the United States is an amount equivalent to 1 cc.
In the early days of the employment of diphtheria antitoxin, all of these complications were noted in many cases.
The physician's prayer is the diphtheria antitoxin, which in his hands is the life-saving device.
As an interne at a hospital during an epidemic of diphtheria he took a dose of diphtheria antitoxin for immunizing purposes.